He managed high functioning teams from more than 30 different countries and had a reputation as an experienced, highly respected business executive, with an impressive track record of success in managing both technical and commercial business operations. Areas of strategic planning, marketing, sales, operations, and service quality were specific specialties.
Most recently he served as the Vice President for Business and Marketing Development for Sweetwater Energy. Prior to that role, he spent 22 years at Genecor International, Inc. where he led the growth of many business units, including the Asia Pacific region.
His motivation was from being a leader and mentor who excites his staff to build customer value. Being a part of an entrepreneurial company and building businesses from the ground up is where he was at his best, as evidenced by a successful track record of doing just that.
Michael was retired and devoted much of his time to SCORE.