Mike Hanbery

Director of Marketing and Business Development

I believe success is borne of achievement and achievement is a product of learning and hard work. I believe every development presents an opportunity. I believe in believing.

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Role

Mike first joined Webolutions in 2010 and is thrilled to return in a new role. Mike’s 20+-year career in media and marketing includes experience with enterprise organizations, established SMB’s, a national franchise, and emerging start-ups. He is a professional speaker and a member of the Internet Marketing Association. Mike holds an Executive MBA and a BA in Mass Communications and Political Science from the University of Denver. He was Denver’s first Certified HootSuite Professional and is certified in inbound marketing, business coaching, local search optimization, and beer. Yes, beer. Seriously.

In his current capacity, Mike leads the development of new markets for Webolutions, and formulating custom solutions for our clients. Mike’s knowledge of Webolutions’ systems and his diverse experience in brand development, lead generation, and data analysis provide Webolutions and its clients with unique and powerful advantages.

 

Strengths

Responsibility - Mike takes psychological ownership of what he says he will do. He is committed to stable values such as honesty and loyalty.

Achiever - Mike has a great deal of stamina and works hard. He takes great satisfaction from being busy and productive.

Arranger - Mike can organize and has a flexibility complementing this ability. He sees how all available resources can fit together for maximum productivity.

Background

Mike has run for public office, and served as an instructor at the University of Denver, leading Master’s degree courses in Advanced Search Marketing and Digital Campaign Management as part of the New Media and Internet Marketing specialty in the school’s Master’s of Professional Services (MPS) Organizational and Professional Communication program. Honors include an Award of Excellence from the Adjutant General of the Colorado National Guard, presented for Mike’s service as an adviser to the Kingdom of Jordan.

Mike lives in Centennial, Colorado, with his wife, two children and two dogs. He enjoys family, fitness, sports, and travel. When he grows up he wants to play third base for the New York Yankees.

Community Involvement

2009 – 2015 - Organizer and presenter for one of the top ten Business & Social Networking Meetups in the world

2011 – 2013 - Chair, Centennial (Colorado) Business Coalition

2012 – 2014 - Board of Directors / Webmaster, Mountain High Swim League

2013 - Candidate for City Council, Centennial, Colorad

2012-2013 - Board of Directors, Southglenn Country Club

2005 – 2012 - Director & President Emeritus, Southglenn Gators nonprofit youth athletic organization

2010 – 2012 - Membership Advisory Board, South Metro Denver Chamber of Commerce

2009 - Director, Daniels College of Business Executive MBA Alumni Associatio

Selected Awards and Achievements

2001 - Designed, Produced and Directed the first (and second) convergence of live satellite broadcasting, digital projection and High Definition TV

1998 - Certificate of Appreciation, Mayor of Denver

2009 - South Metro Denver Chamber of Commerce A.C.E. Award

2010 - Member of the Year, Southglenn Country Club

Fun Facts about Mike Hanbery

Mike has:

The dome of the Colorado state capitol is plated with real 24K gold.