Steven Pivnik is the founder and executive chairman of Binary Tree, a worldwide leader in the messaging and collaboration migration and integration market. With a broad, innovative background in corporate vision and strategic planning that spans more than 25 years, Steven is a proven entrepreneur delivering technology solutions to Fortune 500 clients and small businesses alike.
As executive chairman, Steven primarily focuses on corporate governance and development of Binary Tree’s future M&A targets, strategic partnerships and potential investors. As Chief Innovation Officer, Steven and his R&D team are continuously working on Binary Tree’s “Next Big Thing”.
In late 1999, as part of a services asset sale to a venture-backed cloud services provider, Steven joined the acquiring company as vice president of client implementations and integrated the next six acquisitions into his national practice. Upon his return to Binary Tree in 2001 as CEO, Steven shifted the direction and focus of the company to fully embrace and support Microsoft platform migrations. Steven and his team revolutionized the way clients migrate to the cloud with the advent MaaS (Migration as a Service). Under Steven’s executive leadership and thanks to the rewarding and client-focused culture he fostered, Binary Tree continues to progress and provide high-tech and high-touch solutions that help its clients throughout their digital transformation journeys.
Steven built a distinguished executive management career and, in recognition, earned a feature spot as a finalist for several awards, including the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year and the Inc. Entrepreneur of the Year. Under Steven’s leadership, Binary Tree has completed over 8,000 customer projects since the company’s founding in 1993. Binary Tree’s steady growth secured a spot on the Inc. 5000 list of fastest growing companies for 7 years in row.