Mike joined AmTote in 1980 as an inhouse service technician located at the company’s headquarters in Hunt Valley MD, where he assembled, configured and tested wagering systems with the various peripherals used in field operations. He later was promoted to senior systems technician and continued to travel extensively for the company, both domestically and internationally, and has been to almost every major race track and field location that AmTote services. In 2006, Mike was promoted to Manager of Race Day Control until 2014 when he was then promoted to his current position as Vice President of Field Service. With over 37 years of experience for AmTote, he has been a key factor in transitioning some of the major racing circuits and consortiums into the AmTote family. He oversees all day to day Race Day Control installations including operations, hardware, and staffing.
Prior to AmTote, he was employed by Energy Management Corporation and installed microprocessors to control HVAC and lighting for maximum efficiency in various retail stores. Mike is a graduate of Eastern Vocational Technical High school in Baltimore MD where he majored in Industrial Electronics and Drafting.