Steve Kapaun

Meet the Relationship Manager

TrainingPros President Steve Kapaun serves clients throughout all markets and manages the company’s team of Relationship Managers. He has experience working with multiple sectors, in particular the professional services, retail, and consumer products industries. Steve’s areas of greatest expertise in the learning & development arena are change management, training strategy, and project management.

Prior to founding the TrainingPros company, Steve worked for Accenture and IBM. He is an active member of the Association for Talent Development at the national level and in the greater Atlanta market. Steve’s passion in life is helping L&D organizations deliver results to the business through the improved performance of employees. His deep well of learning and development experience and effective leadership style make Steve a trusted business partner for TrainingPros clients, consultants, and relationship managers across the board.


  • Bachelor of Science, Finance and Economics – Northern Illinois University
  • Master of Business Administration, Organization Behavior – University of Illinois at Urbana/Champaign


Fun Facts

  • Favorite Comfort Food:

    Ribeye steak and potatoes

  • First Job Ever Held:

    Dish washer at an Italian restaurant (I made $1.90/hour)

  • Where I Would Live Were Money No Object:

    Carmel, CA

  • People Often Mistake Me For:

    Freddie Mercury (when I had more hair)

  • Little Known (Celebration-Worthy) Fact About Me:

    It took me 5 years to earn my BS (and until recently, my wife thought I graduated in 4 years!)

  • Childhood Nickname:

    Stevo (rhymes with Devo)

TrainingPros, founded in 1997, works closely with learning departments of large organizations to identify, attract, and support leading contract specialists for focused training and development engagements.