Director of Americas Channel Sales at DataCore
Michael has a passion and expertise for building, developing, and growing technology companies. He has a history of taking companies from zero to hundreds of customers through major alliances, community development, joint offering bundles, marketing, and event execution.
Over the past eight years Michael's roles contributed to Atlanta cyber security firm Damballa's acquisition by Core Security, Cloud Cruiser's cloud financial management SaaS acquisition to Hewlett Packard Enterprises, and series C round funding for Big Data analytics company Cazena.
Michael has a BFA from Western Kentucky University and an MBA from the University of Georgia, Terry College of Business. He is active in the Atlanta tech community and sits on the Board of Directors for the international IT non-profit CMG.
He is originally from Louisville KY, and has been calling Atlanta GA with home where he lives with his wife, Ashlee and baby boy named Harrison.