Michael is Chief Revenue Officer of Plug and Play. He leads sales (~$100M) and corporate partnerships globally, with a client list of over 285 companies. He also oversees marketing and the creation of new products and services.
In 2013, he founded the Brand & Retail program, Plug and Play’s first industry specific accelerator and the model we’ve scaled across all of our other locations and industries. Michael is also responsible for much of the company's growth, including launching their first offices in Paris, Munich and Amsterdam.
Prior to Plug and Play, Michael was VP of Marketing at Zuli (acquired by Google), a Bluetooth automation startup backed by Menlo Ventures and Logitech.
Michael graduated Cum Laude from Whittier College with a B.A. in Business Administration, a concentration in Marketing and International Business and distinction as Most Outstanding Graduate In Business Administration, Most Outstanding Student in International Business Concentration, and Presidential Scholar- Athlete of the Year.