Entertainment Guy, Strategist, Activist, Thinker, Doer, Serial Volunteer, Storyteller, Award Winner, Uncle.
With decades of experience as a provider of entertainment and event management services, Michael shares a wealth of knowledge gained through his long career in the business events industry. His company, EventGenuity, LLC, produces headline and corporate entertainment experiences around the world.
A meetings industry activist, Michael has served on MPI International Board of Directors, TNSAE Board of Directors, Nashville Association of Talent Directors Board of Directors, as Past President of the Tennessee Chapter of MPI, Chair of MPI’s Chapter Advisory Council, Reed Exhibitions IBTM Advisory Board, MPI Leadership Development Task Force, PCMA Global Advocacy and Independent Planners Task Forces, as past Chair of Convention Industry Council APEX Standards Task Force, as a chair of The Meetings Industry Wi-Fi Coalition. Michael was recently recognized with the MPI RISE Award for Meeting Industry Leadership and the MPI Tennessee Lifetime Achievement Award.
Michael is a frequent presenter at industry conferences, chapters and at learning institutions, speaking on what's now and what's next in meetings & events, as meeting host/emcee and leading or participating in panel discussions. He has facilitated dozens of strategic retreats and leadership development sessions for boards of directors, teams, and volunteer leaders. He has published articles in Meetings and Conventions, Meetings today Convene, Meeting Mentor Magazine, Connect Magazine, Plan-It Tennessee, The Meeting Professional, Meetings Focus and Successful Meetings magazines and as a guest columnist for The Tennessean and The Nashville Business Journal.
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