President & CEO | game on Nation
Steve Shenbaum is a classically trained actor/comedian and the President and Founder of the nationally acclaimed communication firm game on Nation, LLC. Steve and his staff have worked with some of the most recognizable athletes, colleges, professional sports teams, and businesses in the world. They are innovators in the use of improvisation and Game Dynamics and he is considered one of the industry’s leading experts in presentation skills, team-building, and communication training.
Steve has worked with nine #1 overall draft picks and over fifty 1st round NBA, NFL, and NHL draft picks as well as numerous Fortune 500 companies and college and professional athletic teams. Some of his recent clients include NASCAR, USO, TD Waterhouse, Pittsburgh Pirates, Florida State Football, University of Kentucky Basketball, Dallas Mavericks, LA Lakers, Wounded Warrior Project and the 2012 Gold Medal winning US Olympic Women’s Soccer Team. Steve has been featured in Sports Illustrated, Sporting News, New York Times, The New Yorker, LA Times, BBC Network, Big Ten Network, ESPN “Outside the Lines”, ESPN News, ESPN The Magazine, and ABC News.
In his past career as an actor, Shenbaum was featured in “American Pie 2”, “EDtv”, “Space Jam”, “The Third Wheel” (with Matt Damon and Ben Affleck), “Will & Grace”, “Dharma and Greg”, “Married with Children”, “Beverly Hills 90210”, and more than 50 national commercials. Steve graduated from Northwestern University with a degree in Theater and Performance Studies and also trained at the British American Drama Academy in Oxford, England.