Michael Duda is one of two Managing Partners responsible for the overall health of Bullish, an accelerator agency with a consumer investment fund. Bullish is derived of numerous athletes from the marketing and financial world and offers strategy, innovation, creative/design and investing.
With a well-rounded career that includes experience in brand management, direct response, interactive and consumer investing, Mike is a relentless business leader, driven to form dynamic teams, identify emerging opportunities early and help entrepreneurial endeavors – and their investors – win.
Over the course of his 20+ years in business, Mike has worked on a wide-range of brands including Birchbox, Casper, Goldman Sachs, DirecTV, GNC, Google, Harry’s, TripAdvisor and Under Armour. He has spoken at numerous industry events, named one of Crain New York’s “Top 40 Under 40,” Business Insider’s “Top Investors” and ADWEEK’s “Best Advertising Voices on Twitter.”
Prior to founding Consigliere Brand Capital (now Bullish Inc.) in 2010, Mike spent 13 years at Deutsch Inc., where he became the youngest Partner in the company’s 35-year history overseeing business development, marketing and corporate strategy. Other notable industry roles include being a past CEO of WPP-backed Johannes Leonardo, board member at Syracuse University’s David Falk School of Sports and Human Performance.
Outside of Bullish, he can be found spending time with his wife and three boys in Connecticut or arguing with referees at a sporting event.