Mike has been in the electronics industry for more than 30 years, starting as a chip designer and progressing to embedded systems, wireless communications and wireless digital multimedia.  Prior to CTA, he held senior positions at JVC-Kenwood, Sirius Satellite Radio, and several other well-known tech companies in the computer and communications industries.  He has two patents in semiconductor design, and has contributed to a number of standards including ATSC, DVB, NRSC and USB.