Michael Morrison is the founder of Smooth Speak LLC, a global cloud-based advertising agency dedicated to providing professional web, graphics, animation, videography and social media services.
Mike previously served as a spokesperson for the Florida Department of Law Enforcement where he provided media interviews during high-profile criminal investigations, developed crisis communications strategies and marketed statewide programs including the Florida Offender Alert System, Cold Case Playing Cards and the "12 Days of Fugitives" public awareness campaigns.
Mike was honored by the Florida Public Relations Association with an Image Award for a marketing campaign that attracted international attention and resulted in the arrest of one of Florida's oldest and most violent prison escapees.
Mike began his advertising career as an account executive at WPGX-TV in 2005, where he generated the highest gross sales of any advertising account executive. He previously worked as a production assistant for WJHG-TV, where he learned the fundamentals of broadcasting. Mike also served as the spokesperson for the Walton County Sheriff's Office Emergency Operations Center and co-hosted the monthly TV show, "Behind the Gold Star."
Mike graduated near the top of his class with a master's degree in corporate and public communication from Florida State University and also earned his bachelor's degree in professional communication from FSU. In addition to running Smooth Speak, Mike is presently enrolled as a part-time law student (on purpose).