CEO, The Shofner Group, LLCSteve Shofner is the owner of The Shofner Group, LLC, an IT Governance, Risk, & Compliance (GRC) firm. Previously, Steve spent almost ten years in two of the Big 4 accounting firms, and many years afterwards working in the Internal Audit and Compliance departments for large corporations. During that span, he has performed the roles of external auditor, internal auditor, SAS-70 (now SOC) service auditor, and compliance program manager. With that experience, he brings a well-rounded view to all aspects of IT governance, risk, and compliance. He has worked in many industries including high-technology, hardware, software, internet (.coms), healthcare, biotech, manufacturing/distribution, retail, and others.