Steve Bergman is a partner in the Mid-Atlantic practice of Fortium Partners. He brings more than 25 years of experience developing successful strategies and business models, fostering partnerships and coalitions, and improving execution for businesses undergoing significant change. Prior to joining Fortium, Bergman was CIO of Easter Seals, the nation’s largest healthcare services non-profit with $2 billion revenues, where he drove national health IT strategy, platforms and standards. Before Easter Seals, Bergman was CIO of Goodwill Industries International, where he led this $4 billion company through a cultural transformation in IT maturity, advancing growth, market share and revenue while facilitating a sustained 10% annual growth model. Before Goodwill, he was a consulting director for International Network Services, where he was selected by the Bush Administration to lead the Ready.gov initiative for the White House’s high-profile public campaign for citizen preparedness immediately following the attacks of 9/11. Bergman was awarded CIO Magazine’s CIO 100 Award for innovation and growth. Bergman holds an MS in computer systems management from the University of Maryland.