Steven B. GoldmanPresident, Consultant | Cambridge, Massachusetts
Dr. Steven B. Goldman is an internationally recognized expert in risk and crisis communications, crisis management, and business continuity planning. His background is unique in that he has been a professional engineer, corporate spokesperson, crisis planner, crisis responder, crisis management consultant, media relations manager, Fortune 500 Company’s Global Business Continuity Program Manager, and professional speaker.
He has extensive expertise in developing/upgrading risk and emergency communication plans/procedures, training all levels of public information and executive personnel, and as well successfully dealing with the news media, corporations, and federal, state, and local agencies/officials.
Early in his career, Steve was a nuclear engineer, a corporate spokesperson, and then a nuclear emergency planning and communications consultant. In 1990, he formed a consulting firm providing emergency preparedness and crisis communications services for utilities as well as for organizations ranging diversely from NASA to major insurance companies.
While working for the Ontario (Canada) Independent Electric Market Operator during 1998 – 2000, Steve actively participated in the North American Electric Utility Emergency Preparedness Workgroup to prepare for the Y2K event. From 2000 to 2003, Steve was the Manager, Global Business Continuity Program for a Silicon Valley high tech firm. He went back to consulting in 2003 while he pursued his Doctoral Degree.