Steve Wandler is a successful entrepreneur. Despite never graduating from Assumption High School in Cold Lake, Alberta, Canada, Steve Wandler went on to found a hugely successful start up company called YourTechOnline.com that culminated in its lucrative sale to Support.com. YourTechOnline.com provided tech support for people with a wide variety of PC remote access problems. Today, Steve Wandler is working in Senior Leadership at Support.com in California and also sits on advisory boards for tech companies. Steve Wandler has a strong passion for helping companies in their initial growth period. The intensity and excitement of being in a startup phase consistantly motivates Steve Wandler and he enjoys helping founders and CEO's fight through the typical hurdles of creating a successful technology company. Although an extremely busy individual, Steven Wandler is interested in making a difference in the world. His passion for helping others morphed into a project where, through his company, Steve Wandler is helping Africa gain better access to modernized technology by training certain African companies to support networks in hospitals, health centers, and schools. However, Steve Wandler’s concern for others is not just a recently acquired quality. He was once a volunteer for the Big Brothers Big Sisters organization. Additionally, Steve Wandler is a Board Member of the Okanagan Science and Technology Council, where he is working to build a bridge between high tech companies in Canada and Silicon Valley. In his limited spare time, Steve Wandler enjoys athletic pursuits, such as track and field (for which he has won several medals in the past) and volleyball. Steve Wandler is especially passionate about hockey, which he has played competitively since a very young age. In fact, Steve Wandler was scouted by the Kamloops Blazer WHL hockey team in 1986. Steve Wandler also enjoys spending time with his family and reading literature by such esteemed authors as Patrick Lencioni and Jim Collins.
May 2008 - Present
Integration of YourTechOnline technology and know how into the support.com infrastructure. Creating a culture that allows people to think free and to be purely focused on the customer.
Sep 2000 - May 2008
Started YourTechOnline.com in 2000 with a passion to change the world of consumer technical support. Founder of YourTechOnline.com Inc and deliverer of the company vision, Steve has leveraged 19 years of experience in sales, customer service, entrepreneurial and leadership roles to lead YourTechOnline to the #1 ranked Online Tech Support Company in North America. Over the past 7 years he has built strong relationships and influenced change at the senior executive level of major computer and software companies.
Business, Cloud Computing, Angel Investing, Family and of course Hockey
2000 - Founder YourTechOnline.com 2004 - Technology Business of the Year - Business Development Bank Of Canada 2005 - PC Magazine Editors Choice 2007 - PC Magazine Small/Medium Business of the Year 2008 - YourTechOnline aquired by SupportSoft (NASDAQ: SPRT) Company was acquired by support.com in May of 2008