Bios, Published by Vertive Steve Schaffer
Founder & CEO, Published by Vertive, Published by Vertive

Steve Schaffer is an Internet strategy, performance marketing and product marketing professional with a more than 20 year record of growing start-ups and established Internet and software companies. Steve founded Vertive in 2003. Vertive, the publisher of is a leading publisher of coupons and deal websites to save consumers time and money when they shop online. In February 2009, Vertive launched which is now a leader in the coupon and deals space.

Steve has been involved in the Internet industry since 1995 and is an active speaker at industry conferences. Prior to Vertive, he spent 10 years in product management and marketing roles at companies including eRegCard and Symantec. Steve is a graduate of The University of Texas at Austin with a bachelor of business administration in finance.