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Steve Lindecke is a founder and the Chief Operating Officer at Elevation.

Prior to Elevation, Lindecke played a key role at IMG (17 years) as an officer in various capacities including event production, athlete representation and national sponsorship sales. Lindecke’s distinguished career includes launching the most successful touring property in the history of IMG, Stars On Ice.

At Elevation, Lindecke has become a leading expert in operating large scale events in non-traditional locations. He oversees Elevation’s event sponsorship team, beach volleyball events and is a World Records Academy recipient for organizing the largest (participants) beach volleyball event in the world.

Lindecke holds a B.A. in Political Science and an M.B.A. from Case Western Reserve University. He resides in Cleveland with his wife and three children.

Steve and Jewel

Steve Lindecke backstage with four-time Grammy nominee Jewel at Nashville's Bridgestone Arena.