Mike focuses a majority of his time on client relationships, building new business, and is also involved with all company operations. Mike started his career in IT in the recruiting field at Apex Systems. While at Apex he became the top sales Account Manager in the company within 2 years and went on to open operations for them as a Director in the Norfolk, VA and Hartford, CT markets. Mike partnered with John Renals in 2013 as they became co-owners of SSi, and together they have grown the company to such accolades as Inc. Magazines Top 500 fastest growing privately held companies in America and the state of Virginia’s Fantastic 50 list of fastest growing privately held companies headquartered in Virginia. In his free time Mike enjoys spending time with his 4 children, golfing and craft beer tastings. Mike offers the following words of wisdom as once uttered by Ricky Bobby…“If you ain’t first, you’re last”.