Born in Melbourne Australia, Michael founded his first business when he was 16 years old and has been an avid online entrepreneur for over 30 years. After completing his MBA and founding a number of ecommerce businesses Michael served as a director of the prestigious Australian Internet Industry Association, the last two of which he was elected to the position of vice-chairman. As a member of the board he contributed to forming Internet industry policies for; cyber-crime, copyright as well as chairing the committee for establishing the online advertising standards for Australia.
Michael has been a domain investor for over 14 years and together with his business partner, David Gibbs, founded ParkLogic which both maximizes domain revenue and manages domain portfolios for clients the world over. He is also a regular industry commentator via his blog, whizzbangsblog.com, and regularly speaks at global industry events.
Both an avid writer and reader Michael has recently completed his first science fiction novel, “Battleframe” which was published earlier this year. He has been married to Roselyn for the past 28 years and they have three wonderful children.