Mike is the CEO and founder of Raccoon Events - a dynamic, high-growth media business focused on health and wellbeing markets.
Raccoon Events owns digital media properties that offer content and advice to self-identifying consumers that enjoy being outside and active. They also run events that are well-timed, community-driven, tightly focused, and passion-led. Raccoon aims to bring buyers and sellers together to see cutting edge innovations in a fun and exciting way.
Mike has worked in events for over 18 years and he's passionate about creating experiences that are community-led, cutting edge, and fun. Prior to establishing Raccoon Events he worked for Clarion, Closer Still Media, Centaur, UBM and Venture Marketing Group.
Mike's vision for Raccoon Events is to continue their rapid growth by attracting and retaining a diverse range of talent in order to build a trusted company that delivers on its promises, supports flexible working and minimises its environmental impact. In his spare time, he's a keen runner and loves being outdoors at any opportunity.