Advisory Partner

Michael Platt

Michael is the Founder, Executive Chairman, and former CEO of Ad Venture Interactive, a leading provider of interactive and other marketing services to numerous industry sectors.  Under Michael’s leadership, Ad Venture grew from start-up to approximately $150 million in revenue, providing interactive lead generation, online marketing, search engine marketing, media placement, creative, print and video production, direct marketing, and print media services. Michael is also the Publisher of Career College Central, the former Chairman of the Imagine America Foundation, and the Co-founder of Professional Fitness Institute and Fitness-Health-Wellness.  Michael was previously awarded the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year award in the Business Services category.