Michael has started or been an initial employee at four startups, including Pipewise, Vontu, Kana, and I/PRO.
Two of the companies (Vontu, I/PRO) had large acquisitions, and one (Kana) had a successful IPO.
He was a co-founder of Vontu, an enterprise security software company, acquired by Symantec for $350M in 2007.
He spent two years at Symantec, including a year as the CTO of the Enterprise Product Group, a $4B business with 5000 engineers inside of Symantec.
Prior to Vontu, Michael was a founding employee and VP of Engineering at Kana, the pioneer in web-based CRM.
Kana went public in 1999 at a multi-billion dollar market capitalization and generated several hundred million dollars in revenue.
Mike started his career at Goldman Sachs in New York and London.
He has taught at Stanford University and lectured at Harvard, Dartmouth, ESADE, and St. Mary’s business... See More
CEOSep, 2010 - Dec, 2012
CTO, Enterprise Product GroupJan, 2009 - Oct, 2009
Co-Founder, VP of Technology and ServicesFeb, 2002 - Feb, 2009
Vice President, EngineeringMar, 1997 - Mar, 2001
Director, EngineeringMar, 1995 - Mar, 1997
Entreprenuer In ResidenceOct, 2009 - Sep, 2010