Michael Miles has more than 25 years of experience building, growing and operating recruiting businesses. In 1988, he co-founded SeatonCorp, a leading provider of recruiting, vendor-on-premise staffing and end-to-end supplier management solutions for strategic users of contingent labor.
Under Michael’s guidance, the company grew from a staff of two to a nationally recognized provider in the workforce industry, with more than 2,500 employees and more than $700 million in revenue in 2014.
In 2012, Michael founded INCubatoredu, a national nonprofit that teaches high school students how to start a business. In 2015, he co-founded The Operand Group, a private equity fund investing in search funds. In addition to serving as a Director at EmployBridge, Michael is a Board Member at Paragon Legal, Explora BioLabs, Servnet Telecommunications, and InserTech. He is also a member of The Economic Club of Chicago.
Michael has been recognized with several prestigious awards including The Staffing Industry Analysts’ Peter Yessne Workforce Innovator Award. He was a finalist in the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year® program and was named to The Staffing 100, which recognizes the 100 most influential people in the staffing industry.