Steve Hotz is the CEO of The Lead Group, a leading performance-based online marketing and lead generation firm focused on the financial services market. Prior to The Lead Group, Steve oversaw the Full Service Lead Program practice at MediaWhiz Holdings. He previously served as VP, Marketing at CompuCredit Corporation, a market leader of financial based products dedicated to the underserved market within the US & UK and at TRADEX Technologies assisting in the acquisition of the company to Ariba, now SAP Ariba, in 2000 for $5.6B. Steve has an MBA from Kennesaw State University and BBA in Marketing from University of Georgia.