At the age of fifteen, Michael began his professional career by drawing children’s menus for a chain of restaurants in the Southwest. His experience in graphics, marketing, illustration and video production fill an essential need in advertising agencies, printing companies, and design firms. Besides his work at Boojazz, he is currently the senior graphic designer at Lighthouse Marketing in the Chicagoland area.
Some of the clients Michael has worked with include: Microsoft, ClearSounds Communications, Casino Shuttle, US – Japan Business Council, JW Merc, Reliance Accounting, RAINN (co-founded by Tori Amos and Sarah McLaughlin), Chicagoland Speedway, Richard Shay Photography, The British Embassy in the United States, Ben Hollis Worldwide, Aphex, Molly Force ND, Port Townsend Chocolates, Trinity Construction, Bandza Corporation, Call JULIE, PepsiCo, Lindy’s Gerties Restaurants, Inland Arts & Graphics, Mark Pearson, Crescenzo Communications, KCM Accounting, and 1776 Restaurants. His previous television work has gained the interest of major studios such as Dreamworks SKG.