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Mike Ayalon is the CEO of Greek University, an educational platform that has inspired countless institutions across North America in identifying, understanding and resolving current social issues. As a professional speaker, entrepreneur, and author, Mike has headlined over 350 presentations across 125 college campuses as well as corporate events to bring light on pressing problems, such as Sexual Assault Prevention, Hazing Prevention and Campus Safety, Alcohol/Drug Abuse Prevention, and Motivation in Student Organizations. Mike's strong technological background and varied professional experience in helping to build companies from startup to over $25 Million in annual sales gives him a profound understanding of the ways these issues penetrate all levels of corporate and educational structures today. His unique insight and hands-on approach enable him to create dynamic, positive and results-driven keynotes and workshops that transform people's lives both in an academic and corporate context. As a TIPS-certified trainer and the former Executive Director of Sigma Pi Fraternity with 125 chapters and over 100,000 members nationwide, Mike has a deep understanding of the current situation on campuses and corporations as well as a structured plan on how to empower our own youth to stop being a part of the problem and become an active part of its resolution. He is a member of the Association of Fraternity/Sorority Advisors, a programming partner for the North-American Interfraternity Council, and is actively involved in giving back to the community as the 2016 - 2017 President of the Rotary Club of Lebanon, Tennessee.
Michael Ayalon is a nationally recognized speaker, successful business owner, author, and seasoned executive with a proven track record of growing companies. He's passionate about entrepreneurship and Greek life. In October of 2015, he founded Greek University and has since headlined keynote presentations all across North America to bring light on pressing problems such as Sexual Assault Prevention, Hazing Prevention, Alcohol/Drug Abuse Prevention, and Motivation in Student Organizations. In July of 2012, Michael became the 7th Executive Director of Sigma Pi Fraternity International, which was founded in 1897. Michael was responsible for the effective administration of the International Fraternity with over 125 chapters and 78,000 living members from its headquarters in Lebanon, TN. Prior to joining Sigma Pi, Michael was the Chief Executive Officer and Founder of an industry leading website design and search engine optimization company in New York with employees all over the world. Prior to that, he was the Director of Finance for a $25M global Cisco Premier Partner with offices in New York City, Amsterdam, and Bangalore. Michael's key accomplishments include identifying and implementing cutting edge technologies to produce better reporting, greater transparency, and more efficiency to these organizations. Michael is a TIPS certified trainer, and he lives in Franklin, TN with his wife Jennifer and their two children. Michael holds a Bachelor's degree from the University at Buffalo, and is currently pursuing a Master's degree at Cumberland University in Lebanon, Tennessee. Michael is a member of the Association of Fraternity/Sorority Advisors, a programming partner for the North-American Interfraternity Council, and is actively involved in giving back to the community as the 2016 - 2017 President of the Rotary Club of Lebanon, Tennessee.