Steve Bauer

SVP & Partner at FleishmanHillard


Steve has more than 18 years of experience as a leader in social media strategy and integrated marketing communications. Steve’s areas of expertise include integrated marketing, social strategy and social business, executive social media, content marketing, online community management, employee advocacy and issues/crisis management.

Steve is a key leader on FleishmanHillard’s Social & Innovation cabinet leadership team, and is also the social media advisor for the firm’s global Ethics Committee, where he helps to address ethics-related issues and ensure best practices across the firm.

In the past year, Steve has planned, managed and executed social media, digital, issues/crisis management and integrated marketing programs for AT&T, Enterprise Holdings and Monsanto.

Steve holds a bachelor’s degree in public and environmental affairs with a concentration in management and a minor in Spanish from Indiana University. He is an active board member with Launch St. Louis, a nonprofit organization dedicated to helping St. Louis non-profits develop “young friends” boards. Steve is also a founding member of the University of Missouri St. Louis (UMSL) Digital Media Marketing Advisory Board and is currently chairs the UMSL Digital Board Curriculum Committee.

My Sessions

Executive Roundtable featuring Forrester Research and IBM

Coegi Room

Description Join executives from Forrester Research, IBM, Microsoft, mCordis, Return Path, Yahoo, Ogilvy One and more in a 1 hour discussion to moderated by Purina and FleshmanHillard.  Followed by another hour of conversation opened up to the floor for questions of our panelists. Click here to learn more about the executive roundtable and how to register