As a trained environmental and chemical engineer, Steve brings more than just his vision to Sage.
A respected serial entrepreneur, Steve Probst is the proud founder of a number of successful companies in the Environmental Industry. In 1998, Steve founded his first company, Sage Environmental Consulting L.P, and has grown it from $0 to $49 million in total revenue over the past 17 years. Sage Consulting has been a 5-time Inc. 5000 honoree since its foundation, ranking #2832 on the list in 2014. In 2006, Steve facilitated the inception of Dexter Field Services, L.P, and has fostered its growth from $0 to $12 million in total revenue. Dexter Field Services is also a 5-time Inc. 5000 honoree, ranking #406 on the Inc. 500 list of Fastest Growing Private Companies in 2010.
From 2006 through 2015, Steve oversaw the acquisitions of Bowman Environmental, AWR, CCI, Plant Services Inc., Bonanza Industries, and Wilkins Environmental to build up the presence and services of Sage. While managing the six companies that make up the Sage family, Steve founded the 4C Marketplace in 2015, which was designed to share knowledge, build camaraderie, grow the industry, and advance the careers of those working in environmental compliance. Steve has also been a member of the Vistage CEO group since 2013.
In Steve's own words:
"My favorite time of year is when the Berkshire Hathaway annual report is released. It also happens to be the time of the Kentucky Derby. The greatest 2 minutes in sports."