Mike is a successful entrepreneur and investor that has launched several of his own brands which have since become leaders in their respective categories around the world. Mike has also taught and mentored students in entrepreneurship, brand management and often guest lectures on various topics related to innovation, marketing and strategic planning.
Educated in business at Concordia University, Mike’s began his career at PepsiCo in brand management and was responsible for marketing. After working for eight successful years managing brands Pepsi and Diet Pepsi, Mike used his experience in brand management and strategic planning to created dozens of his own brands including Just Juice, Simply Juice, The Great Juice Company, X Energy.
Mike passionately believes that we all need to do more to reduce our carbon footprint to help make our world cleaner and healthier for future generations to enjoy. Several years ago, Mike realized that with the right team, investment and the help of latest and most innovative technology available, we could do a great service to drivers, riders and the environment by using technology to match drivers and riders in real–time that are going in the same direction.
RideFlag was then conceived and put a team together to build and launch what he and countless others believe is the best Carpooling On-Demand App service in the world. Mike also invested his own money in RideFlag because he knows that it is the right thing to do and will benefit future generations. In RideFlag’s first years of operations, several million dollars will be invested in adding new innovation and marketing to users around the world. With RideFlag, our goal is to reduce hundreds of millions of tons of Co2 emission, considerably reduce the amount of cars on the road and help every RideFlag user save hundreds if not thousands of dollars in commuter costs every year. Mike is highly responsive to user inquiries and will do everything possible to help make your experience with RideFlag a positive one.