Steve Finkelstein is a longtime member of three International magic societies, I.B.M., S.A.M., and I.M.S. where he earned his Doctorate in Magic. His electrifying energy permeates every professional endeavor and everyday life. He is the co-founder of Experience On Demand, which is publicly recognized as the Best Consultation Firm in St. Louis. In 2017 he was selected as "100 St. Louisans You Should Know To Succeed In Business."
Steve always infuses magic in his business workshops while developing a culture of innovation, collaboration, and execution. His career has led to extensive Domestic and International travel where he successfully incorporates magic as a universal language. Steve feels that prestidigitation is the perfect facilitation tool for engaging workshop participants, and it is also amazingly effective in strategic thinking and creative problem-solving. He has performed at numerous trade shows, happy hours and special company events for his clients.
Steve, a winner of numerous closeup magic awards, is extremely active in I.B.M. Ring 1, having served as Board member, event organizer, lecturer, and founder of Magic 101 … a recurring 30-minute session specifically designed to help beginners and intermediates improve their practical skills and theory. He specializes in gambling magic, mentalism, math magic, dice stacking and cards. Steve has a passion for helping nonprofits in developing their strategic plans and often donates his time entertaining at their fundraisers. “Creative Living Magazine” said it best … “Giving back is something that comes naturally to Finkelstein!”
Be sure to join us as we proudly showcase our hometown star on June 2nd. Steve’s lecture titled “Bar Bets, Cons, Swindles & Scams” will certainly have something for everyone to enjoy … and possibly employ … in a wide variety of social events. For the best experience, have the following items available during the lecture: Cards
Coins - 2 quarters
Empty beer bottle
Paper and pencil
Paper clipsWARNING - keep your hands on your wallet throughout the night!!!