Co-founder Steve Blough is currently the Chief Innovation Officer at MercuryGate International, Inc. Steve is responsible for all product-related matters including product innovation, conception and development, training, and product management. Prior to being Chief Innovation Officer, Steve was Co-Founder and President of MercuryGate where he developed MercuryGate into what customers and analysts say is one of the most sophisticated and possibly the most flexible TMS solutions available in the market today.
Prior to MercuryGate, Steve was at IBM. As a Custom Application Development Competency Leader for IBM Global Services, Steven Blough led domestic and international consulting engagements for clients with supply chain management initiatives. Combining industry knowledge with his technology background, Steve re-engineers logistics business processes and transforms complex business requirements into innovative designs for information systems.
As MercuryGate’s chief architect, Steve has designed a collaborative communications and data platform that allowed supply chain participants to manage their transportation needs on a real-time basis. Steve has over 25 years of experience in the design, development, and integration of supply chain information systems that have resulted in dramatically lower logistics costs for his client companies.