Mike has spent over 20 years in client management at agencies on both coasts. In 2011 he helped launch Breakaway in Boston, a one of a kind ‘brand capital’ firm that is a hybrid of venture capital and brand marketing services. In his role as Director of Client Services he led a wide range of engagements with investment portfolio companies, early stage enterprises and global brands. Prior to Breakaway, he was a Group Account Director at Modernista! in Boston where he managed relationships with two General Motors divisions (Cadillac & HUMMER), Converse and Animal Planet while also leading pro bono engagements with various local and national non profits. Earlier in his career he helped build brands at notable creative firms in Boston and San Francisco including Hal Riney, Lowe Lintas, Arnold Worldwide and Hill Holliday.
Outside of work when he’s not chasing his kids at various fields, rinks and stages he enjoys chasing striped bass and tuna. Other interests include ice hockey, snowboarding and Cape Cod. Mike is a graduate of Colgate University and lives in Hingham with his wife Leslie, son Emmett and daughter Lindsey.