Mike was first introduced to entrepreneurship at 22 when he operated his family’s AAMCO transmission franchises and commercial property after his father’s death. After finalizing the sale of these businesses, Mike joined the management team of LANsystems, Inc., a systems integrator that was sold to RR Donnelley & Sons. He then co-founded Union Square Technology Group and Aspire.net Managed Systems, which were sold to mindShift Technologies, Inc. Mike is currently an owner of Something Digital, an eCommerce digital agency with offices in New York and Seattle.
Mike is a frequent judge at the Launch Festival and LP in the Launch Fund. He is also an angel investor in companies such as Brilliant.org, Ohmconnect and Contraline.
Mike has a BSEE and an MSEE from NYU Tandon Polytechnic Institute and an MBA in Finance from Pace University. In his spare time, Mike loves to cook and collect wine.