MICK is a Brooklyn-based multi-talented creative with influential footprints internationally – from New York to LA, Davos to Cannes, and London to Tokyo. He is a DJ, style influencer, tech investor, music curator and brand consultant. (Oh, and a new dad!)
MICK has spun private events for some of the world’s most prominent celebrities, brands, tech companies and philanthropic organizations including Beyonce, Bravo, Cadillac, Entertainment Weekly, Fast Company, Hillary Clinton, HBO, Instagram, Interview Magazine, Jay Z, Jimmy Kimmel, LeBron James, Michelle Obama, Miguel, Misty Copeland, Nike, NBC, Pencils Of Promise, Prince, Rihanna, Samsung, Sotheby’s, Spike Lee, Spotify, Target, Twitter, Under Armour, Vanity Fair, and Yahoo.
MICK also regularly speaks to corporations, schools and conferences about inspiring creativity, developing innovative culture, and forming a dream career out of your passions. His clients include Twitter, NYU, Fashion Institute of Technology, Mekanism and Blender Workspace.
As a digital and social entrepreneur, MICK invests and consults with a wide array of start ups. He is a co-owner of Dot Dot Dash– a new media studio inventing cutting edge interactive environments, Localeur – a travel recommendation platform recognized as one of the best new apps of 2015 by Time Magazine, and Anchor – a new kind of radio where anyone can join the conversation. MICK also is a partner of CoCreate – a monthly brunch bringing together influencers in the art, media and tech worlds.
Inspiring Creativity Via Culture
How The Mind Of A DJ Can Foster Innovation
Forming A Dream Career Out Of Your Passion
"Mick has served as a resident of inspiration to our Brand Strategy team at Twitter. His story of creative entrepreneurialism has been an ongoing motivational force for our strategists, creatives and marketers alike. He has an uncanny ability to relate to any audience and draw parallels between his varied industry experiences and their day-to-day jobs and lives."
Head of Global Brand Strategy,Twitter
"Mick is a terrific guest lecturer and a fantastic case study on creative entrepreneurship. His career is unparalleled and continually evolving. Mick's insights are forward-thinking and inspirational. We are lucky to consider him a friend as well as an invaluable resource at the Institute."
Faculty, Clive Davis Institute at NYU
“I’ve had Mick speak at several marketing events and he’s always captivated the audience. As a charismatic figure who lives and breathes at the intersection of brands and culture, his quips and commentary are engaging, enlightening, and candid. He’s that rare combination of provocative thought-leader and in-his-prime creative professional that makes him a great partner to work with.”
Founder and Chairman, Deep Focus
"Mick is one of my favorite guest lecturers at the Fashion Institute of Technology in NYC. He has grown from an A-list entertainer to a world renowned entrepreneur and brand influencer. I'm grateful to have him take time out of his busy schedule to come in and share his real-world experiences. He inspires my students by telling his story."
"Mick is a master storyteller… whether it is his personal story of finding his career path, or the story that he tells through music at his events. He motivated my entire agency with his words and then thrilled them with his fantastic beats. He inspired us and got us motivated.”