A CEO with the pulse of the rust-belt industry inspiring leaders worldwide.
Steven L. Blue is a seasoned leader with hands-on experience transforming businesses into innovative powerhouses.
Steve is President and CEO of Miller Ingenuity, a global supplier of high-technology systems that protect assets, preserve the environment, and save lives. He is an internationally recognized business transformation expert whose keynote speeches have shown many c-suite executives how to maximize their company's Innovational Potential® and double or even quadruple their company’s growth. Steve is a published author of five books, including a best seller.Book Steve
For the leaders of the rust-belt economy, there has never been a more critical time to innovate.Steven L. Blue
“Steve Blue is the Steve Jobs of the rust-belt economy...” - Jedidiah Yueh - Founder & Executive Chairman of Delphix, Best-selling Author of "Disrupt or Die"
What People are Saying
We talk a lot about change in manufacturing and I think Steve Blue has got a wonderful example [with his company] Miller Ingenuity of really following through … and establishing the culture base for it.Steve Minter - Executive Editor, Industry Week
While innovation is a long and arduous journey, take heart. Steve Blue is the Steve Jobs of the rust-belt economy, and Metamorphosis: From Rust-Belt to High-Tech in a 21st Century World provides a detailed map for the innovator’s journey.Jedidiah Yueh - Bestselling Author of Disrupt or Die: What the World Needs to Learn from Silicon Valley to Survive the Digital Era
Best presentation so far! Relevant with real business world examples.Anonymous Attendee - 2020 IndustryWeek Manufacturing & Technology Conference
Your presentation resonated deeply with everyone in the audience. Your style is an exquisite blend of nourishing analysis and commentary with doses of humor and panache. Speaking from real experience heightened the credibility of everything that you said.Harold G. Cohen - Partner, Dilworth Paxson LLP
Steve really did a fantastic job.He laid it on the line about how to keep company growing when there’s a recession. Real tangible insights. For example, creating a new culture. Some people don’t take the time to do those things. Based on all the feedback we got here, other people felt the same way too.Doug Strouse - President, CEO Club International Baltimore
He was terrific. He’s one of the few CEOs I’ve heard that talked so transparent and was so authentic in his insights and observations.Gary Miller - GEM Strategy Management, ACG Denver
Steve really came through and reached out to each one of the volunteers and made them feel they really do make a difference in the community. If you work with Steve he’ll find out what makes your organization tick. Put Steve in charge and he’ll do an absolutely incredible job.Sandra Burke - Executive Director, Winona Volunteer Services
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Spark innovation within your own organization through Steve’s proven methods and strategies of transforming businesses to high-technology powerhouses.Book Steve
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Manufacturing & Technology 2020 – An IndustryWeek Event
Speaker: Building an Innovation Culture (Or, Why I Built a Half Million Dollar Room in My Factory)