Michael Phipps is an experienced executive business leader with proven success in the development and implementation of new business units and ongoing operations. Mr. Phipps has successfully accomplished national and international programs through team building at the owner and executive level in demanding environments. With over 17 years’ experience in both the government and commercial sectors Mr. Phipps has lead business units in the United States, Africa, the Middle East and Central Asia.
Michael also served as the Chairman of the Advisory Committee on Veteran Business Affairs at the Small Business Administration: The Committee was created by the U.S. Congress and serves as an independent source of advice and policy recommendations to SBA, Congress, the President and other U.S. policymakers on veterans’ small business issues and affairs.
Michael also is the founding member of the American Legion’s National Small Business Task Force as well as serves on the Interagency Task Force on Veterans Small Business Development for the Small Business Administration.
Mr. Phipps is a U.S. Army Veteran. While in the military Mr. Phipps served as an Airborne Ranger, Combat Engineer and a Psychological Operations Specialist.