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Michael Grady
Local Expert Interviews
Contact Email: BestInArea@LocalExpertInterview.TV
Contact Phone: (386)256.6917

Michael Grady

Michael Grady created Local Expert Interviews after nearly fourteen years of service to the Daytona Beach News-Journal.

As a department head at the he developed many unique marketing programs that relied on the impact of emerging technologies developed for the online newspaper industry.

Michael served as the Online Advertising Manager and Chaired the Online Edition committee.

During his tenure developing the online edition, he applied his experience in evaluating, negotiating, implementing and maintaining vendor relationships. He managed the online sales and support needs of sixty three sales executives for the daily publication along with three weekly satellite publications. He also established and grew the online department staff that was tasked with developing employment, real estate, automotive and general advertising verticals.

His professional career outside of the Newspaper industry includes achieving top sales honors for AAA Internet. Later, he developed C-level management relationships for Richard Rita Information Technology Recruiting Services and eLinear Software Development with Jabil Circuit, EMC, Oracle and Microsoft. He has applied this combination of sales and management experience to a variety of consultancies for major corporations throughout the United States.

He is or has been associated with a variety of professional organizations including the Daytona Beach Association of Realtors, Florida Association of Realtors, National Association of Auctioneers, Florida Association of Auctioneers, Central Florida Real Estate Investors, Central Florida Real Estate Resource, Toastmasters International, CEO Space Certified Entrepreneur Graduate and currently serves as CEO of Dig IN Anchors.

Outside of professional interests, he is passionate about competing nationally on the West Coast Swing circuit, watching stock car racing, roots for the New York Yankees, admits to being a Buffalo Bills fan, serves as an extra ordinary minister at Saint Brendan Roman Catholic Church, is the current chair of the Saint Vincent de Paul online advertising committee and enjoys living in Daytona Beach with Kallie, Junior and OC.