Steve McCarthy is Chief Operating Officer for BlueLine Associates where he leads teams in partnering with Fortune 500 organizations; developing, implementing, and optimizing their strategic goals. With more than 30-years experience, Steve is a proven leader when it comes to driving success globally, across large-scale, multi-channel, and diverse business units.
A true believer that “you cannot manage a dynamic organization in a static fashion,” Steve has a passion for building strong, dynamic teams and for fostering long-term partnerships with clients. This combined with a strong commitment to client service and satisfaction, Steve not only solves client challenges, he helps them reach even higher successes.
An experienced global operations leader, Steve excels at transforming organizations, whether through market expansions, business development, or mergers and acquisitions. With an industry agnostic approach, he builds strategies and implements them with operational efficiency, consistently delivering value that meets and exceeds client expectations.
Prior to BlueLine, Steve spent 17 years with Fidelity Investments. Most recently serving as their Senior Vice President and Regional Leader of the North Carolina region, where he was responsible for regional business results and served as a point executive in the region working with federal and state government officials and business and community leaders. In this capacity, Steve led all client implementations for strategic client acquisitions. In addition, he was responsible for transaction processing and service operations for Fidelity’s Defined Benefit and Health and Welfare product lines, while delivering enterprise-wide regulatory programs.
Prior to joining Fidelity, Steve led national operations and functional teams at Staples and UPS.
He received his Bachelor of Science degree in business administration from Eastern Nazarene College and his MBA from Suffolk University. Steve has been an adjunct professor, and served on the Advisory Board at Suffolk University’s MBA program. He is a decorated US Army Veteran.
Steve serves as the Board Chair for Rockin’ Mini Golf of Nevada, and as Treasurer for H3 – Veteran Charities. He is a member of The 50 Group in Raleigh, NC. He served two terms on the Executive Committee for the Greater Raleigh Chamber of Commerce for two terms. Steve is a Six Sigma Green Belt.
You can contact Steve at firstname.lastname@example.org.