Mike is a licensed California business acquisitions broker with a CBB certification from the California Association of Business Brokers and with 30+ years of business experience. This includes running his own marketing consulting and auto wheel manufacturing businesses. Prior to this Mike earned his B. S. degree in mechanical engineering followed by 3 years in the U. S. Navy. This was followed by a 21 year career with Alcoa in the international aluminum industry progressing from field sales to product manager, sales manager and on to marketing and general manager of the West Coast forge manufacturing operation. During this period Mike had successful dealings with many small business owners around the country as well as executives at some of the largest electric utilities and aerospace firms in the U. S. Now Mike enjoys working with LINK to provide his services for assisting clients in the sale and acquisition of businesses. He brings a team player approach to the business sale transaction and focuses on creative ways to satisfy the needs of business owners and buyers.
Peter Stacy, Kinesis Motorsport, says Mike was able to discern my needs and had the patience and persistence to sift through the opportuniites that came up unitl he recognized a potential buyer whose interests coincided with my needs.
Kathleen Montemarano, Patio Guys, says Mike was a very good facilitator between a potential buyer and myself. He always replied quickly when I had questions, in language that I could understand.
Jan Vanderlinden, Buyer, says Mike provided all information I requested of him in a timely manner and in special formats. I have recommended Mike to several people so far and feel very comfortable in doing so in the future.
Mike has conducted business throughout the U.S. and in Europe, South America and Asia and is comfortable dealing with people from diverse cultures. He has obtained experience in many different markets including, electrical, general distribution, construction, aerospace, automotive and consumer automotive wheel products. In his business as a marketing consultant he has worked with automotive wheel manufacturers and distributors, auto racing teams, motorcycle dealers, commercial photographers and advertising agencies. Mike can help you achieve your goals for either selling or acquiring a business.Away form the business world Mike is an avid tennis player and golfer and enjoys mentoring his three granddaughters.