Mike is the CEO of an international security company. Traveling frequently between offices in Washington D.C, Brazil and Hong Kong. He enjoys spending summers at his lake home in the Adirondack Mountains in Upstate New York, reading Pablo Neruda and Walt Whitman. He is the proud father of the 3 sons all of whom are grown and pursuing careers as soldier, chef and engineer. Mike has spent many years in business starting up and turning around high technology companies through out the world. His passion for poetry was created at a very early age and today flurishes whenever a life experience fires it.