Steve started his own production company, Revolver in 1998 soon to be joined by partner, EP/MD Michael Ritchie. Since that time, Revolver has been awarded Production Company of the Year twice by New York Festivals and been named Australian Production Company of the Year by AWARD more than any other company. In 2018, Revolver/Will O'Rourke were awarded runner-up in the Palme d'Or at Cannes Lions and ranked 4th production company in the world by D&AD.
Steve has been consistently recognised amongst the top 10 directors in the world, directing work for a range of international clients. His accolades include numerous Cannes Gold Lions, D&AD Yellow Pencils, a Clio Grand Prix, Gold at The One Show, Best in Show at AICP and multiple awards at Spikes Asia, London International Awards, New York Festivals and AWARD. He was nominated for the DGA awards in 2016 and most recently received his third Emmy nomination for the Amazon 'Before Alexa' spot starring Ellen DeGeneres and Portia de Rossi with Droga5 London. In 2018 Steve directed Tourism Australia's most successful campaign, the Dundee Super Bowl film which won 3 Golds, 4 Silvers and a Titanium Lion at Cannes Lions.
Beyond the commercial realm, Steve directed the stage play, Moving Parts in 2013 and is also partner of REVLOVER, a new film & television arm of Revolver, founded with his current business partner Michael Ritchie and former Screen Australia executive, Martha Coleman.