Category: About Mike

A Self Made Business Man

I’ve been managing businesses for 25 years. After starting in journalism, I switched to sales and management because there seemed to be more opportunities for advancement. I sold newspaper advertising for a few years and was eventually promoted to Advertising Manager at the Concord Monitor in Concord, NH, a family-owned newspaper. In the mid-90’s we moved back to the Midwest and I ran the advertising departments for the Winona Read More

Creating An Active Community

Creating An Active Community

I walk for at least 30 minutes every day. I started this routine when I started putting on  a few pounds. When the weather is nicer I get out on my bicycle whenever I can as well. Finding ways to exercise doesn’t come naturally…you have to be purposeful.

For instance, I have a post office box for my business and I check it almost daily. I used to drive there…now I walk. Kroger is about the same distance in the other direction so I

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