Michael is an industry leading digital executive and an early pioneer in the mobile industry. In recent years, he has been recognized for leading digital product innovations and digital transformations, reinventing business models digitally, embedding tech across enterprises, and turning emerging technologies into award-winning products. He’s effective in building coalitions to turn innovative ideas into reality. Michael also enjoys translating emerging technologies into innovative products and services with expertise at building and leading high-performing teams across markets & industries, from startups to Fortune 50 firms, with a bias for action.
Prior, Michael was CTO, CSO, and Chief Architect at Weight Watchers International leading strategy, vision, change management, and execution of global digital transformation to deliver an agile business. In his role he enabled compelling products and services through innovative technologies, while enhancing operations, governance, risk, and security postures.
Michael holds an M.B.A. in International Business and a B.A. from Thomas Edison State University.
Michael is a founding member, former board member, and ex-chief of a non-profit 501(c)(3) volunteer rescue organization, as well as an avid world traveler and scuba diver who especially loves to dive with sharks.