Michael is an associate partner at Prophet with 10+ years of experience leading creative brand, innovation and customer experience design projects. He believes relevant brands have the power to shift demand and create powerful relationships with people.
His experience building brands and growing businesses spans from the smallest startups to the most influential Fortune 10 companies, and it crosses a variety of industries, including sustainable agriculture, personal transportation, CPG, education, energy, entertainment, healthcare, restaurants, tech, telecom and retail.
Since joining Prophet in 2012, Michael has partnered with the leadership of companies like AT&T, BD, The Climate Corporation, Fiat/Chrysler, HP, PepsiCo, Phillips 66, Qdoba and UCSF Health to develop new products, design new experiences and position brands for growth.
Prior to Prophet, Michael founded E3C, an LA-based digital / design agency, that developed brand positions & identities, mobile apps & websites and marketing strategies for clients such as Freakonomics, Kind Campaign and Veritas Prep.
Michael is the proud recipient of a BS from Pepperdine University and an MBA from the Kellogg School of Management.