As a former standup comedian, Mike has a passion for creating and developing content with comedy talent. He has recently been working on projects at Netflix, E!, Quibi, Nickelodeon, Buzzfeed and more. An industry veteran with nearly 2 decades of experience, Mike has created or co-created close to 20 shows across cable, broadcast and streaming outlets including the multiple Emmy-winning Eat the World with Emeril Lagasse for Amazon, with his brother Tim and the recent Nickelodeon hit series Top Elf.
Mike oversees all comedy/variety projects like Funny Dance Show (premieres in March on E!), Ron Funches: Giggle Fit (Comedy Central), The Comedy Jam (Comedy Central), among others. As the former Executive Vice President of Development for RDF USA and Zodiak USA, he was part of the team that developed & sold Celebrity Wife Swap (ABC), The Secret Millionaire (Fox & ABC), Don’t Forget the Lyrics (FOX) and many others. As Managing Director of Branded Content for Ben Silverman’s IAC-backed prodco Electus, he spearheaded the family-friendly initiative funded by Walmart and P&G that set up Get Out Alive and Running Wild with Bear Grylls at NBC as well as Bet on Your Baby at ABC and A Michael Buble’ Christmas at NBC.