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Michael has been a business owner of his own marketing company, Total Broadcasting Service, since 2005. TBS specializes, among other things, in marketing videos for real estate professionals. Total Broadcasting makes monthly informational marketing videos for website and social media use. He often appears in the videos as a spokesperson for the company being marketed. Michael also is a voice talent and makes radio commercials that air on quality stations all over the country. He has worked continuously in the radio broadcast industry since 1985. Michael's most enjoyable and memorable moments in broadcasting were as a broadcast sports reporter operating his own syndicated daily broadcast. It afforded him the opportunity to meet and interview some of the biggest names in sports in the 1990s including Michael Jordan, Magic Johnson, Larry Bird, Charles Barkley, Gary Payton, Hershel Walker, Nolan Ryan, Chuck Knox, Steve Largent and many others. It's also one of his privileges to have been the radio play-by-play announcer of the Washington State High School Baseball Semi-Finals and Championship games at the Kingdome. Michael tells everyone he got to sit in Dave Niehaus' chair.
Michael has been a home owner since 1995, buying numerous homes and investment properties and combines this life experience with professional real estate experience and training/schooling to the benefit of clients.
Michael has always been fascinated by the real estate industry and has always followed it closely. As a Realtor Michael believes the most important attribute he can bring to a client is communication and availability. Having a Realtor who is hard to reach proves to be very frustrating for clients; which is why Michael and Maria work as a team. Either one can and does serve clients, together, giving confidence to clients in an otherwise stressful time.
Michael has been a long-time Seattle Seahawks season ticket holder and was previously a Seattle Sonics season ticket holder.
Michael and Maria live on a beautiful residential fishing lake in Renton, WA where they constantly welcome family and friends.
Michael raised three children. All adults and living on their own. He's an avid sports fan and loves fishing and hunting.
Awards & Designations
Sales Rep of the Year- United Broadcasting Sales Company 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002
Sales Rookie of the Year- United Broadcasting Sales Company 1993
Associated Press Northwest- Stringer of the year 1985
United Press International Stringer of the month- 10 times
Emergency Feeding Program of Seattle and King County- Board of Directors 2014-2020