Steve grew up on the family dairy farm near Drummondville, Central Quebec. During his studies in animal production at the ITAA, a fire on the family farm changed the focus of the farm to cash crops. He worked for several years in the crop inputs business in the Montérégie and Central Quebec region while living on the family farm in his grandfather's house with his wife and four sons. Prior to joining the Maizex team, he worked for SIGA Informatics as a sales representative and then as general manager. His desire to see farmers succeed and prosper and his analytical spirit are there to help the consultants of the of co-op network members of Sollio Agriculture to offer the best product to each of their producers.