A respected serial entrepreneur, Steve Probst is the proud founder of a number of successful companies in the Environmental Industry.
In 1998, Steve founded his first company, Sage Environmental Consulting L.P, and has grown it from $0 to $49 million in total revenue over the past 18 years. Sage Environmental Consulting has been a 6-time Inc. 5000 honoree since its foundation, ranking #2832 on the list in 2014. Sage was acquired in 2016.
In 2006, Steve facilitated the inception of Dexter Field Services, L.P, and has fostered its growth from $0 to $13 million in total revenue. Dexter Field Services is also a 5-time Inc. 5000 honoree, ranking #406 on the Inc. 500 list of Fastest Growing Private Companies in 2010. Dexter was acquired in 2016.
From 2006 through 2014, Steve oversaw the acquisitions of Bowman Environmental, AWR, CCI, Plant Services Inc., Bonanza Industries, and Wilkins Environmental. Tom Bowman, Paul Weir, Ted Wurfel, and D’Ann Wilkens were all such a pleasure to work with.
Steve founded the 4C Marketplace in 2015, which was designed to share best management practices,connect and build a user community in the environmental marketplace and advance the careers of those working in environmental compliance.
Joe Wilwerding, Scott Muller and Steve Probst founded Sage China in 2010. China operations include PSM & LDAR services and sales and distribution for LDARTools PHX 21, Score Valves Midas Meter, and OPGAL EyeCGas Cameras. The China team is super awesome !!!!!!
Troy Boley, Scott Muller and Steve oversaw the acquisition of 50% of IMACC an FTIR company engaged in fence line monitoring in 2013.
Steve was a proud member of the Vistage CEO group from 2013 to 2016.