President, Gearhouse Broadcast (USA)
As President of US operations for Gearhouse Broadcast, Michael is responsible for managing day-to-day operations of the group.
Michael is also responsible for strategic direction setting pertaining to revenue growth, business expansion, workflow optimization and technology road mapping. Michael is a recognized industry leader in the area of applying innovative solutions to remote, live event sports productions.
Before joining Gearhouse Broadcast, Michael was part of the founding executive team at the Pac-12 Networks managing engineering, operations and media management efforts leading to the successful launch of the networks.
Prior to Pac-12 Networks, Michael held management positions at the Tennis Channel, the Italian State Broadcaster RAI, DIRECTV and NBC.
“Michael is adept at working in the "old" and "new" media worlds. He is capable of providing a broad based knowledge of technology and its capabilities and critical business insight, to see around corners and find the shortest path to profitability.”
Michael holds a BA (Seton Hall University) and MBA (Pepperdine University) degrees.