An award-winning designer with a BFA from George Mason University, Mike is Director of Creative Services, overseeing all creative talent, including internal and external designers, production artists, photographers, web designers and coders, and video producers. From developing fresh design approaches that differentiate our clients from their competition, to building targeted creative campaigns that provide standout marketing solutions and tools, Mike enables us to support the creative needs of a wide variety of clients, from retirement communities to real estate firms to law firms.
Mike's decades of experience in marketing to older adults means he brings a strategic eye to projects big and small. He excels at inspiring clients and our internal team, encouraging and nurturing great ideas and ensuring they are brilliantly implemented.
Since he joined the firm in 2001, Mike's work has consistently been recognized with major industry awards. He has received top honors at the regional level (Major Achievement in Marketing Excellence Awards), national level (Mature Media Awards, Best of 50+ Housing Awards) and international level (Generations Awards). In addition to being a prolific designer, Mike provides creative leadership as part of the firm's senior management team.
Design, Digital Imaging, Web
Best advice ever heard:
Just because you call it Art, doesn’t make it Art.
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“There are painters who transform the sun to a yellow spot, but there are others who with the help of their art and their intelligence, transform a yellow spot into the sun.”
Ellicott City will serve as the location for the gathering of hundreds of leaders and innovators within senior living when the LeadingAge Maryland Annual Conference begins tomorrow! This year’s theme is Life on Purpose and if the schedule is any indication, it will be an exciting few days when not-for-profit providers and organizations who work […]
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Amazon Alexa, Google Home, Apple Homekit: Voice-activated technology and smart home devices are on the rise. In fact, Gartner Research predicts the typical home could contain more than 500 smart devices by 2022. With them come a myriad of applications to aid older adults in remaining independent — and opportunities for senior housing, too. How can active adult 55+ communities and senior living communities capitalize on the growing smart home trend?
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Can you believe the year is already a quarter of the way through? With the madness of March at an end, it’s time we take a look at the most engaging senior living and marketing content from the past month. In this roundup, we pay special attention to the challenges the aging population presents and the industry’s new approaches for attracting this segment.
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Even in the small state of Rhode Island, we have big opportunities to continue to learn and grow when it comes to aging services. Recently, I attended the annual LeadingAge RI trade show and want to share with you some of the highlights from the educational tracks and key takeaways from the show.
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