We are pleased to announce that Mike Poth has joined Avenu as the Senior Vice President of Delivery & Customer Support. In this role, Mike will work closely with Business Unit leaders to ensure the organization is delivering operational excellence, while also identifying innovative and creative services and solutions to offer our customer base. As part of the Executive Team, he will help determine the overall strategy, priorities, and direction for operations at Avenu.
Mike is an award-winning leader known for his strategic and operational excellence, improving morale, streamlining operational processes, and increasing customer satisfaction. He has extensive experience transforming and optimizing services and solutions designed for international, federal, state and local governments.
Prior to Avenu, Mike held senior positions for CentralSquare Technologies, Banjo LLC, and was the Chief Executive Officer of the First Responder Network Authority, an independent Authority in the federal government tasked to build, operate and maintain the first high-speed, nationwide wireless broadband network dedicated to public safety.
As Vice President and General Manager at Hewlett Packard and Northrop Grumman he also led organizations focused on developing and delivering mission critical public safety and administrative solutions to government.
He holds a BS in Criminal Justice and a Master’s in Public Administration degree from Arizona State University. He has completed executive certifications from the University of Virginia-Darden and the University of Chicago-Booth and received numerous awards including Executive of the Year and Top Executives to watch.
Please join us in welcoming Mike to our team.