Mike is a seasoned executive, consultant and certified business coach with over 20 years experience helping organizations develop, grow and prosper. Having led and grown several businesses, he is now active in the Northeast Florida area as a connector, a mentor and a community builder.
As the owner of CEO Focus of Jacksonville, Mike is passionate about re-energizing the local business community, helping business owners re-commit to the reasons they are in business and re-engaging the economic engine of Northeast Florida. Mike has performed extensive work in the areas of strategic planning, financial planning, business analysis, project management, business intelligence, and risk management. An example of some of the industries in which he has advised include retail, wholesale, manufacturing, information technology, utility services, health care, environmental advocacy, insurance, and entertainment.
Mike is an accomplished public speaker, in both professional and university settings, and is well known for his expertise in the areas of business model development, strategic planning, risk management, financial literacy and business analysis and has taught professional development classes in each of these areas.
Mike holds a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from Ohio State University, a Master of Business Administration from the University of North Florida and is a registered Professional Engineer in Florida.