Michael is a seasoned investor, author, speaker, and entrepreneur from Silicon Valley. Michael built one of the largest real estate companies in the country with over $1/2 billion in revenues in a single year. Michael has a strong information technology and healthcare background which he has been able to leverage to conduct due diligence and make lucrative business recommendations.
He has built large scale technology solutions for companies ranging from startups to Fortune 500 companies. Michael’s background includes management experience with such companies as Sutter Health, Delta Dental, Wells Fargo, West Marine and many others. Michael has extensive start-up and turnaround experience. He understands entrepreneurs and their business concerns and provides a bridge between entrepreneurs and Investment banking firms.
Michael has a strong connection to Silicon Valley business startups going public. Michael has successfully spearheaded many large capital raises from private investors, shareholders and VC firms for technology companies as well as real estate transactions and is personally involved as an angel investor in multiple Silicon Valley startups. A reknowned investing expert, Michael has shared the stage at arena-sized business conferences with such notables as Tony Robbins, Donald Trump, Robert Kiyosaki, Les Brown and many others.
He has an MBA from Pepperdine University and a BS from the University of Nevada, Reno. Michael studies included a focus on Big Data Analytics.