Steve Blomgren joined the Office of the Provost in January 2023 as the Senior Director of Business Development and Corporate Partnerships in the Columbia Online team. In his role, he leads business development, product development, and project execution, and establishes partnerships between Columbia’s schools and industry. Previously, he served in senior custom program management and business development roles at Columbia Business School. Steve engaged with corporate clients globally in developing leading-edge executive education/professional development programs around leadership, strategy, innovation and other key business disciplines, in collaboration with Columbia Business School faculty.
Prior to Columbia, Steve served in business development/account management roles at Blackrock, Mercer Consulting, and Euromoney Institutional Investor. Steve began his career in government, where he served as an aide/speechwriter to two members of Congress in Washington, DC.
Steve earned a master's degree from Columbia Business School and a bachelor's degree from the University of Maryland – College Park.