Michael is an entrepreneur, early-stage technology investor and former Managing Director of Techstars Atlanta. He was the co-founder of Cloud Sherpas, the fast-growth cloud advisory and technology services firm that emerged as the leading Salesforce.com, ServiceNow, and Google Cloud partner, placed on the Inc 500 for three consecutive years, and was acquired by Accenture in 2015. Since then, Michael has shifted his focus to supporting aspiring entrepreneurs as a mentor and investor to dozens of startups and founders.