Michael moved to LA in 1998 to pursue a career in music, right before the whole industry would shift like the tectonic plates just four years prior. Fortunately, years of working with digital audio at the University of Southern California and professionally, led to an affinity for computers and software. By chance he discovered a love for web development when re-designing his online reel.
Michael spent almost two years building interactive marketing campaigns for entertainment studios such as Paramount, Universal, Warner Bros and Fox, before landing an engineering role at ParkMe. Here he enjoys the challenges involved with building a world-class web app, and the fact that his work makes people’s lives a little easier.
Fun Fact: Before becoming a competitive surfer, Michael placed songs in several surf documentaries, which led to his obsession with the sport. He’s ridden waves at O’ahu’s North Shore, and people often ask, “You wake up how