Steve Ressler is a serial public sector entrepreneur.
Currently, Steve is the President of Callyo, 3-time GovTech 100 winner and the leading mobile communication SaaS platform for public safety working across 150,000+ law enforcement officers and 10,000+ agencies. Callyo was acquired by Motorola Solutions in August 2020.
Previously, he was the Founder of GovLoop.com, the “Knowledge Network for Government” which connects and fosters collaboration among over 250,000+ members of the government community. GovLoop was acquired by Govdelivery, the leading the leading government cloud software organization with over 4,000+ agencies and over 150 million citizens using its platform, where Steve served as Chief Marketing Officer in addition to running the GovLoop division. GovDeliery was acquired by Vista Equity Partners in October 2016 and merged with Granicus where Steve served as Chief Marketing Officer until January 2018.
Mr. Ressler is a 3rd generation public sector leader and spent 6 years in roles at Social Security Administration, Department of Education, Department of Homeland Security Inspector General, and DHS Immigration and Customs Enforcement. He has won the 2010 GovTech Top 25 Doers, Dreamers, and Drivers Award, the 2007 and 2009 Federal 100 Award, the Washington Life Top 40 Under 40 award, and was a member of the 2015 Presidential Leadership Scholars program. Additionally, he has been featured in many publications and conferences including the Washington Post, Harvard Kennedy School, World Economic Forum, Wall Street Journal, Fox News, Huffington Post, among others.
Mr. Ressler is also the co-founder of Young Government Leaders (YGL), a professional organization of over 12,000 government employees across 12 local chapters in the U.S. He is a Master’s graduate from the University of Pennsylvania where he received the Department of Homeland Security Fellowship. Outside of work, he spends his time with his wife, his two sons, and two cats.
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