15½ W. 8th St.
Holland, MI 49423
A results-driven executive with success in P&L/general management, business development, partnering, operations, and startups. Michael J. Suman has a proven track record of leading business and product development, marketing, sales, PR, and e commerce. A tenacious achiever who utilizes strong business and technical acumen to consistently drive new revenue and profitability, Mike is a recipient of 43 U.S. patents that are generating a multibillion dollar revenue stream. In addition, Mike was recognized as the “key alliance officer” by Forbes as “One of the top 40 companies to partner with” for 2002.
Mike Suman received a Bachelor’s Degree in Business from Ferris State University. Mike is a board member on the College of Business Leadership Advisory Board at Ferris as well as several other collegiate level academic committees. He lives in Holland, Michigan, with his wife, Mary Jo. Mike also enjoys being an active member in the community and speaker at local high schools, colleges, and churches.
Product and Market Development L.L.C.
2002 – Present
He is the advisor to a select few companies in the areas of product/business development and commercialization.
Johnson Controls Automotive
Group Vice President
In the areas of Marketing, Business Development, PR, E Commerce, and IT, Mike led business development, engineering, advanced sales/marketing, and alliances throughout the US and Europe.