Michael runs the bicoastal operation of CreativeFeed, a natural evolution of Michael’s passion for launching successful creative businesses within the marketing and communications space.
Under his leadership, CreativeFeed has recently attracted corporate umbrella brands including Humanscale, Gannett and Starwood, as well as Silicon Valley favorites; Google, Symantec and Hortonworks.
CreativeFeed’s expertise in high-quality content production for digital media comes from Michael’s years as Executive Producer and co-founder of cYclops, the international commercial production company with eminent photographer/director Albert Watson.
A life-long digital protagonist, Michael wrote WrapStar, a financial software system used by top commercial production companies, recently founded the Revenue Lab, a digital-news-product incubator with senior executives for legacy news brands, and maintains 3 blogs.
Prior to CreativeFeed, Michael was Interactive Director at TBWA in Hong Kong where he recruited, trained and led local digital creative & client teams for Shangri-La Hotels, Levi’s and Standard Charter Bank in the China market.
A regular on the speaking and awards jury circuit, Michael was a judge in NYC for the 2015 North American Effie Awards. He graduated from Brown University, is an avid adventure motorcyclist, and lives in New York with his wife, Betsy Pearce.