Director of Marketing, Public Relations & Special Events
Michael moved to the Finger Lakes region in 2019 after spending his whole career in PA. He had a few stops at local Finger Lakes wineries before coming to Lamoreaux in 2019. He has worked in the wine and spirits and hospitality industry since 2002. He got his love and passion for wine from working at Marriott International as a bartender and server specializing in food and wine pairings. He worked as a wine educator for a local bartending school and decided to open up his own wine, spirits, and hospitality business called Raise Your Spirits, Inc. in 2013. Shortly after he received his WSET Level 3 Award Advanced Certificate in wine from the prestigious Wine & Spirits Education Trust in London. In addition, he serves as a staff and consumer Wine Educator at Lamoreaux Landing. He has a B.S. in Psychology from the University of Pittsburgh.