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Michael Block

New York, NY , United States

CEO and principal

Member since July 14, 2008

As CEO and principal of Kinetix, Michael oversees company strategy development, infrastructure and operations. He is responsible for business development and implementing Kinetix marketing initiatives. Michael's clients include Praxair, Schering-Plough, Gillette, Con Edison, PPG, NBC, Bankers Trust and The Guardian. Michael also directs the development of Kinetix' strategic partnerships and alliances. His strong belief in the need for community among sustainability professionals led him to co-found the Sustainability Practice Network, an interdisciplinary forum to further the goals of corporate sustainability and sustainable development. Prior to starting Kinetix, he was CEO of Avalanche Systems, a leading creator of digital communication solutions that was twice voted top ten interactive agency by AdWeek Magazine and was acquired in 1998 by Omnicom. Michael was a finalist for Ernst and Young's Entrepreneur of the Year Award in 1997.

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My Interests

  • Industrial Design
  • Environmental Design
  • Communication Design
  • Fashion Design
  • Audio/Visual Design