Mike is the founder of the company and Chief Enthusiasm Officer since its inception in 2010. Mike has been an accomplished corporate executive for more than 25 years while serving in various senior operations, sales and marketing positions. His extensive senior management experience includes having been Senior Vice President of Sales, Operations and Marketing at LifeTime Fitness from 1997-2008, where he successfully managed and oversaw annual revenue growth from $7 million to nearly $700 million. He was a member of the executive leadership team that navigated the company through a successful IPO in 2003. Upon his retirement from LifeTime Fitness in 2008, LifeTimes’ market cap was just under $2 Billion. In 2001, he completed the Executive MBA course at the University of St. Thomas. He has also proudly served as a US Navy Submariner and a certified US Navy Diver.