With decades of experience as a provider of entertainment and event management services, Michael shares a wealth of knowledge gained through his career in the often unique and always exciting business events industry. His company, EventGenuity, LLC, produces business events throughout North America, providing an integrated set of meetings and events capabilities for corporate & association clients.
Michael is the recipient of the 2018 MPI Global RISE Award for Meetings Industry Leadership and recently was recognized for lifetime achievement from the MPI Tennessee Chapter.
A meetings industry activist, Michael has served on MPI International Board of Directors, TNSAE Board of Directors, NATD Board of Directors, and on PCMA Global Advocacy & Independent Planner Task Forces. He currently serves as past Chair of Convention Industry Council APEX Standards Committee, and as a member of The Meetings Industry Wi-Fi Coalition.