Likes to start with a “big picture” strategic view and direction of an organization, then to get into the tactical activities that make it grow, be profitable, and be able to provide compensation rewards. Ultimately, Michael helps SLA’s clients to increase their companies’ intrinsic value.
Michael has a 43 year association with MAR, Incorporated (from Intern to Owner) and as the Chairman and CEO provided comprehensive leadership in providing services and solutions to company customers in the areas of Information Technology and Cybersecurity, Intelligence and Special Programs, Systems Engineering and Integration, and Facilities Management and Marine Operations. He also provided effective leadership in the areas of Finance, Accounting, Human Resources, Administration, Information Technology Systems, Contracts and Purchasing, Technical Management, and Business Development. Michael purchased the firm in 2003 from the Company ESOP Plan and paid nearly 400 ESOP participants a premium pay out compared to most recent appraisal without any ERISA related complaints. He led the sale of MAR Incorporated and its subsidiary, MAR Range Services, LLC, to Oasis Systems LLC of Lexington, MA. Following the sale, Michael served as the President of the MAR Division of Oasis Systems, LLC and President MAR Range Services, LLC.