Steve Miller co-founded Origin Ventures, which was an early investor in Matt Maloney’s GrubHub. His family founded office products company Quill Corp. where he spent 10 years as a direct marketer before founding Origin.
He is board president of Victory Gardens Theater and vice chair of the Better Government Association. He serves on the boards of doggyloot, VHT and OneGoal. He is also a board member and committee chair of the Jewish United Fund/Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Chicago.
In 2014 he was awarded the Richard J. Daley Medal by the Illinois Venture Capital Association.
Miller has a bachelor’s degree in business administration/marketing from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, where he now serves on the Dean’s Business Council and the board of the Hillel Foundation. He also funds the Steven N. Miller Entrepreneurial Scholarships and the Diane N. & Steven N. Miller Centennial Chair in Business at U of I.