Countless studies and years of work with some of the world's most innovative companies have given Michael a unique and diverse view of the changing nature of trends impacting shoppers, employees, competition, economics, supply chains and management. Michael is a consultant, speaker and author and has traveled the globe working with companies on adjusting to new market conditions. He recently co-authored The Big Picture: Essential Business Lessons from the Movies, which identifies creative lessons in leadership, marketing and workplace dynamics including ethics, brand building, crisis management, outside-the-box thinking, diversity and more. He is a contributing author to Shopper Marketing, which examines the dynamics of shopper choices, and writes a weekly column on wide-ranging business trends for http://www.morningnewsbeat.com/, a daily blog with nearly 28,000 readers.
Previously, Michael spent 13 years as senior vice president at the Food Marketing Institute, the biggest food retail association in the U.S., where he had oversight over all education, supply chain and research activities and developed an in-depth perspective of the changing nature of cooking, eating and shopping.
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