Senior Vice President, Consulting Services
A serial entrepreneur, Mr. Andrus founded or served in senior management of several emerging companies including information technology, sustainable food, alternative energy and has been building long lasting relationships during his mission to provide successful solutions and "piece of mind" for companies of all sizes. He currently serves on the board of the Philadelphia Israel Chamber of Commerce, a non-profit based in Philadelphia. He is an advisor for Temple University's Fox School of Business. Mike was the past Chairman for the regulatory committee for BIO2005 and was voted Top "101 CEO's by the Philadelphia Inquirer".
Having earned a B.A. in business from Temple University, Mike has returned to Fox School to mentor young entrepreneurs. He is an author and has been a guest speaker for over 20 graduation commencements at career colleges over his career.
Mike has provided technology and management solutions including talent acquisition and deployment for contract, contract to hire and full-time placements for over 25 years. He has been responsible for global business development and the "go to market strategy" for multiple companies. His vision is to create and achieve market share. In addition, He is a subject matter expert in business development, relationship selling, talent acquisition, and business process smart sourcing.
Mike directed the operation of a several technology management companies that provided IT solutions to companies' worldwide, with a vertical emphasis in the life science and healthcare industry. His company specialized in regulatory compliance (21 CFR Part 11, HIPAA), information security, clinical trial automation, systems integration, IT staffing, outsourcing, project development, management and implementation for Fortune 500 companies. He achieved success in staffing and implementing major network infrastructure support projects, and development contracts. Mr. Andrus provided expertise in performance management, increasing profitability, new business, and vision for the future.