Michael has owned Floor Innovations, Inc. since 1997. Since its inception, Floor Innovations has grown from a two person operation to currently employing more than 20 full time employees. Prior to starting Floor Innovations in Chicago, Michael was hired upon graduation from the Citadel, the military college of South Carolina, to begin work with a textile and carpet manufacturer by the name of Milliken and Company.
During Michael’s employment with Milliken from 1988-1997, the company was awarded the national Malcolm Baldrige Quality Award by the United States Secretary of Commerce.
During his tenure with Milliken and now Floor Innovations, Michael has worked with a team of chemists, business owners, and facility managers to develop industry-leading maintenance programs and solutions for his customers.
Michael served five years as an officer in the United States Naval Reserve, Supply Corps, and has recently become accredited through the United States Green Building Council as a LEED Green associate.
Michael is married with three children living in Evanston, Illinois.