Steven Schneider serves as the president and general manager of Gilt City. In this role, he oversees strategy and operations for Gilt City, the local experiences division of Gilt that offers a curated selection of exclusive lifestyle experiences at insider prices for select U.S. cities. Previously, Schneider served as the chief operating officer of Gilt City and was responsible for strategy, marketing, events, and finance functions. He joined Gilt City in January 2012 after serving as Gilt's vice president of business strategy and, prior to that role, as senior director of operations strategy.
Before joining Gilt, Schneider was an engagement manager at McKinsey & Company for over five years. In that role, he worked with leading global retailers, digital media companies, travel purveyors, and logistics players on a multitude of topics tied to strategy and operations. Previously, he held various management roles at McMaster-Carr Supply Company for nearly four years.
Schneider holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in business from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, as well as an MBA from Columbia Business School.
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