As COO of Philo, Mike is involved in all operations for the company, ensuring synergy across all departments and maximizing operational efficiency. Among his responsibilities at Philo, Mike directly oversees business development, content partnerships, sales, marketing and communications.
Mike has a history of driving end-to-end life cycles of multi-platform media products from conception and sales through delivery and ongoing operations. He has a proven track record at both large content networks and technology startups.
Prior to Philo, Mike honed his project oversight and operations talents at HBO as senior vice president of media and production operations. Earlier at HBO, Mike held a number of senior leadership positions as he quickly rose within that organization, focusing on streamlining workflow and processes, launching new lines of business and revenue streams, and contract negotiations.
After graduating from Georgia Institute of Technology with a BS in Industrial Engineering, Mike worked with a number of media and content companies, including Tandberg Television, Inc./ N2 Broadband Inc., and MicroStrategy, Inc.