|University of Maryland, Marketing Degree||1979|
|University of Maryland College Park , Business||1979|
Michael is your typical serial entrepreneur, starting at the ripe old age of 12 with a lawn mowing business that he sold at age 20. He has been involved in the Internet marketing industry for the past 16 years.
At present, Michael is the CEO of Velaro, the largest independently owned live chat provider in the industry. As the guiding force in Velaroâ€™s dramatic growth, Michaelâ€™s vision is to help businesses bring their websites to life by delivering the most reliable live help platform in the industry.
Since 1995, Michael has been serving in leadership roles for Internet organizations. As Managing Partner of Emagination, he grew the company to become one of the areas leading web services companies. As President of Eisner Interactive, Michael formulated digital marketing strategies for companies like US Airways, AMF, Johns Hopkins and Maryland Lottery.
Prior to joining Velaro, Michael was the Chief Digital Officer for South Central Media. He created the digital marketing division and grew it into a multi-million dollar business.