As Director - Hardware, Technology & Design Vertical at Indiegogo, Michael works closely with the most promising campaigners to help them run successful crowdfunding campaigns. In addition, he manages relationships with various ecosystem partners such as accelerators, product design firms, and investors. Prior to Indiegogo Michael was responsible for sourcing high quality deals for equity crowdfunding platform Onevest. Before entering the crowdfunding world, Michael was the first employee at co-founder matching platform CoFoundersLab and managed the Boston market for TaskRabbit. Michael received his BA in Anthropology from Connecticut College and his MBA from Boston University. Michael is a Boston native but lives in San Francisco.