Full Name
Steve Galanis
Job Title
Chief Executive Officer
Speaker Bio
Steven Galanis is the Chief Executive Officer of Cameo, the leading marketplace connecting fans and talent for the most personalized and authentic fan experiences on earth. Passionate about entrepreneurism and building strong, lasting relationships predicated on integrity, respect, and mutual trust, Steven’s passion for connecting people led him to found Cameo with co-founders Martin Blencowe and Devon Townsend in 2016. Under Steven’s leadership, Cameo has welcomed tens of thousands of talent onto the platform, helped facilitate more than 1 million magical Cameo moments, and grown revenue 400% YoY.

In 2020, Cameo ranked #1 on The Information’s TI50 list of The Most Promising Startups, topped Fast Company’s “World’s Most Innovative Social Media Companies,” and was named one of the “World’s 50 Most Innovative Companies.” In 2019, Cameo took home the prestigious Momentum Award given annually by 1871 & the Chicagoland Entrepreneurial Center. Cameo was named one of the “50 Most Genius Companies” by Time Magazine in 2018.

Recognized as one of “Hollywood’s Top Innovators” by The Hollywood Reporter, Steven has been named “40 under 40" by Crain’s Chicago Business and “Innovator of the Year (B2C)” by Chicago Inno. Steven attended Duke University in Durham, North Carolina, where he graduated with a degree in History. Outside of Cameo, Steven is an active member of the YPO Chicago Chapter and the Economic Club of Chicago. Steven also serves on the Board of Directors of Habitat for Humanity Chicago and on Duke University’s Young Alumni Development Committee.
Steve Galanis