Michael grew up on a large farm in Southern NH learning how to work with wood at an early age on his uncle’s farm mill. Then after a walk in the woods with a forester on some family parcels the inspiration occurred.

Career Background:

A.A.S. Forest Technician – Paul Smith’s College

Bachelor of Science Forestry – U.N.H.

Worked for two small lumber trading floors as an assistant lumber trader.

Worked for North Pacific Group as a young up start lumber trader.

Hired by Woof Flooring International as the VP of Value Wood Flooring.

VWF was a new approach to the web marketing of wood products. It had some very good results.