Mike is Nationally recognized on-air TV personality that provides expert commentary on a variety of topics facing the nation. From general news to politics, Mike’s bread and butter spans the greater transportation industry with a focus on automotive and motorcycles. However, Mike’s rich background in current events and politics as a private sector business owner makes his a great voice for the middle class providing key insight to media outlets as well.
Although not Mike’s original career path, he fell in to TV by simple luck and for the past 12 years he’s been featured on TV news stations nationwide. He considers Fox News Channel to be a “home” channel where Mike makes routine trips to NYC to share with America’s #1 cable morning show, Fox & Friends, all the great things happening in the auto industry. Mike is also a host and featured talent provider for High Impact Television and their nationally recognized Satellite Media Tour programming. Mike can also be seen on Fox Sports as well as an on-air personality covering major events and tradeshows across the nation. Mike is also a key member and partner of an automotive industry insider website called OurAutoExpert.
Although many of his featured spots surround the automotive industry, Mike is well versed on U.S. Politics having served for U.S. Congressman Frank Riggs (CA-1). His quick witted personality and ability to read situations makes him an excellent talent that can be used in a variety capacities, from in-field correspondent coverage to in-studio feature stories.
Outside of Television work, Mike travels the country as a “hired gun” and corporate consultant. Companies look to Mike with his 20+ years of public relations and corporate re-structuring background experience to build businesses. From helping drive the development of an internal Marketing/PR Communications Team, to media and presentation training, Mike has covered it all.
Mike’s non-television experience includes the development of his own marketing communications firm where his team manages a series of blue chip clients. Sprint and LINE-X are DRIVEN’s marquee clients that utilize DRIVEN and Mike’s service to evolve and build their brands.
While not traveling and representing clients, Mike’s married to his wife Flora and has two insanely awesome kids that are his life. He resides in Temecula’s wine country, but jokes that New York is his second home has he’s in the city monthly.