Steve Bevilacqua has served as Editor, Managing Editor, Editorial Director and now Director of Strategic Partnerships. In his current role, Steve cultivates partnerships with leading K12 companies, linking Superintendents, Chief Academic Officers and Chief Information Officers with relevant solutions providers that can assist them.

He also manages exhibit sales for the national Future of Education Technology Conference (FETC), which has grown under LRP Media Group to over 450 exhibitors and attracts a community of over 11,000.

Reporting for the flagship Special Ed Connection® and Education Daily® websites early in his career, Steve was promoted in 2005 to manage reporters within LRP’s Education Group. In 2006, he was promoted to manage multi-media projects and was named to the National Institute Program Committee.

Named Editorial Director of EdTech in 2016 when LRP acquired FETC from 1105 Media, Steve oversaw development of FETC’s first full-scale ‘Future of IT’ and Special Ed program tracks.

In 2017, he began managing event sponsorship sales, and now manages exhibitor accounts as well — initiating strategic partnerships with global EdTech companies.

Steve is a graduate of the University of Florida, with a bachelor’s degree in Journalism, as well as of Leadership Palm Beach County’s Class of 2016. He also has served on the Board of Directors for Junior Achievement of the Palm Beaches and Treasure Coast.