Managing Partner & Founding Principal
The “K” in Kapoosta, Mike is a seasoned strategy & finance consultant with a unique and complementary blend of business acumen, creativity and analytical expertise. A consummate professional, fiercely passionate & self-driven, Mike is a social entrepreneur and a former healthcare investment banker, with deep expertise across M&A and capital raising, who found his passion working with lifestyle brands in food + tech. Mike is on a quest to disrupt the food & beverage industry by focusing on sustainable and scalable early-stage venture opportunities that generate positive social, economic and ecological value. Mike is also the CEO & Founder of Shurky Jurky, a Pacific NW sustainable snack startup dedicated to active & healthy lifestlyes. Mike earned his BS in Finance and MBA in Entrepreneurship at RIT.