“What a long strange trip it’s been” … After leaving Pacific Univ in Oregon in the late 70’s, Mike split the next 20 years between traveling the entire West Coast playing poker, competing in a high-level hoops environment, and skiing the pristine waters of the Colorado River. While the player still loves the freedom of the open road, it was the skier that found Calif Skier 20 years ago.

“It has been an absolute privilege to have spent 20 years associated with the many superb people behind one of the greatest brands ever established in our business culture — MasterCraft. Equally rewarding, has been the influence of the passionate expertise and family heritage, found at MB Sports and Calif Skier …”

When not writing, or studying IT and business trends, Mike can still be found on the soccer field, at his home Laguna Beach basketball courts, cycling, or on the road to Mammoth…