Steve Lehman has an extensive financial and business background. He has been CEO of both NASDAQ and NYSE Companies.
Present: Steve Lehman CoFounder Chairman Business Rockstars, LLC.
BUSINESS ROCKSTARS is an Entrepreneurial Business Platform driven by Broadcast, Mobile, & Social. Business Rockstars is largest daily producer of audio and video entrepreneurial content, bringing together some of the world's biggest and most accomplished CEO's as well as successful small business owners and Entrepreneurs.
Business Rockstars content airs N ationally in 40 Million TV househol ds and 150 Radio stations. Business Rockstars has over one million social followers on twitter, and Facebook and 50,000+ newsletter subscribers. Noteworthy Business Rockstars partners and investors Andy Schoun, former President of CBS Radio and CoFounder of Revolt TV with Sean "Diddy" Combs, and 5 time Emmy award winner, Thom Beers, and former CEO of Fremantle Media, North America.
Past: PREMIERE NETWORKS: Mr. Lehman was the founder, Chairman/CEO of the largest radio network in the US, Premiere Networks. Premiere Networks went public on NASDAQ. Newscorp became strategic investors in Premiere which lead to the launch of Fox News and Fox Sports. Premiere was sold to Clear Channel Communications (iheart) in 1997 for $190 million. Additionally, Mr. Lehman made a first round investment for Premiere in Mark Cuban's Broadcast.com . The $1 million dollar investment was liquidated when broadcast.com sold to Yahoo. Premiere’s equity stake on the exit was $225 million dollars. Mr. Lehman is a partner / investor in AIRPLAY INTEL , A radio and record research Company with clients including iHeart, CBS, Cumulus, Sony Music Group, Cox, Greater Media, and other broadcast and record companies.
Mr. Lehman is the owner of the PRISM FILM LIBRARY . 48 full feature theatrical released movies with name stars including; Christopher Walkin, Samuel Jackson, Robert Downey Jr., Martin Sheen, and others. Prism also coowns over 1500 hours of Spanish Court Television programming.
Mr. Lehman is a University Board Member and Sr. Fellow at PEPPERDINE UNIVERSITY.
Mr. Lehman was a partner BROADSTREAM CAPITAL PARTNERS, a Los Angeles, based Merchant Bank specializing in Media, Entertainment, Technology, focused on Advisory Services and investments in lower middle market Companies.