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Michael is a serial entrepreneur and investor whose last company, social software company Buddy Media, sold to (NYSE: CRM) for $745 million, where he served as chief strategy officer and chief marketing officer, Marketing Cloud. Michael has 60+ early-stage investments under his belt, including Eaze, Scopely, Map Anything, Buzzfeed, Domo, Namely, Tumblr and Dash Radio. Michael was the recipient of Ernest & Youngโ€™s coveted Entrepreneur of the Year Award in 2011. Additional honors include Fortune Magazineโ€™s 40 Under 40, Crainโ€™s New York 40 Under 40, #1 on the Silicon Alley 100 and the Ad Age Digital A-List. Michael earned a BS and MS in Journalism from Northwestern University.