Derek is a valuable asset to organizations

AND COMMUNITY LEADERS WHO WANT TO GROW THEIR NETWORK.

In 2009, he founded Steward Media, a metro Detroit-based public and political relations firm. Derek lists several members of city council, mayors, state representatives, senators, judges, and presidential candidates among his client base, and is most proud of his fundraising abilities for local charities. He and his team have generated millions of dollars in support of worthy causes.

Derek has attended thousands of networking events over the years and is considered a “master of networking.” Because of his incredible ability to connect, Derek and his team have produced their own networking events, bringing value to various industries. Derek’s passion is assisting his clients build relationships with key leaders, and with his expertise in networking, he saves his clients time and money.

Derek is confident any B2B, B2C, or professional sales team will benefit from his presentation and is guaranteed to find one takeaway that will improve their networking, lead to long term business relationships and help drive revenues.

Oakland County Executive L. Brooks Patterson honored him as an Elite 40 under 40 and DBusiness Magazine recognized him in DBusiness’ 30 in Their Thirties.

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Farbman Group Michigan Economic Development Michigan State University College of Law Oakland University Belle Tire Fifth Third Bank Detroit Lions