Mike Cline is one of the founders and managing partners of the American Athlete Foundation, ViCOMM Networks, an internet content and communications company. Walt Disney, Hyatt, Marriott and Starbucks are just some of the companies that benefited from Mr. Cline’s pioneering work. He later founded FSE Fantasy Sports Entertainment that developed an exclusive statistical data algorithm to revolutionize the Fantasy Sports gaming market.
His global executive experience includes Managing Partner of MCA Consulting, an International Business Development Firm and General Manager at fortune companies like BellSouth and XO Communications. Mr. Cline has also held Senior roles in the Clinical Research Industry such as Compliance Officer with UM Medical Research and Senior Clinical Research Lead and Director with International Pharma Companies and his Company has provided Leadership, Consultancy and Study Support Services to International CRO, CMO and SMOs around the world.
Mr. Cline has a degree in Finance from Arkansas State University and an MBA in International Business from Nova Southeastern University. A former Military Officer, Mr. Cline is also a former high school and college football All-American, a NFL Draft choice of the Green Bay Packers, he then played a number of years in the CFL with Ottawa Rough Riders, where he was selected to the CFL’s All-Pro Team before coming back to the NFL to sign with the Indianapolis Colts before retiring from Professional Football and moving to Boca Raton, FL where still calls home today.
Mr. Cline has found success on and off the field. But the project he’s most proud of is his work with charities to help Children and Families through his annual Mike Cline Celebrity Invitational. For over 24 years, Mr. Cline has served as Board Member and Volunteer for local and national charity and advocacy organizations like America’s Promise, Boca Raton MLK Foundation, YMCA, NFL Alumni Charities, Boca Helping Hands and now the American Athlete Foundation.