Mike is founder and CEO of Spitball Entertainment (www.spitballent.com), a developer of character-based brands for kids that are launched through online and mobile games.
Previously, Mike was VP of Marketing for hi5, one of the world's largest social networks. He co-founded Truviso, a web analytics provider funded by Onset Ventures. Mike was also VP of marketing and interim CEO of Spoke, a professional social networking site.
Earlier, Mike was VP of corporate and product marketing at Epiphany, a provider of marketing analytics and web personalization (now Infor), and an early employee of Octane Software (acquired by Epiphany). He has also held marketing and product management positions at 3Com and MCI.
Mike has his B.A. from Northwestern University and M.B.A from the University of California at Berkeley.