Michael A. Hall is a partner, executive advisor and professional business speaker for Culture Index (CI), where he works exclusively with CEOs, business owners, and their executive teams to maximize top and bottom-line growth. Inc. 500 to Fortune 500 companies engage Michael to provide their organizations with the tactical ‘How To,’ acting as an accelerator for growth.
Previous to Culture Index, Michael was the managing partner of the SKU Family Offices in Scottsdale, Arizona, and an integral part of the formation of both the for-profit and non-profit investments for a Single Family Office. For 3-years, as CEO, he successfully directed the active private investment of Shotzoom Software: Golfshot GPS© .
Before leading Shotzoom, Michael co-founded Gratus Capital Management in 2004--a full-service Family Office and RIA practice--managing the end-to-end needs of UHNW families across the U.S. The firm was ranked by Barron’s as one of the Top 100 advisory services in the U.S. and Top 25 fastest-growing RIA’s.
From 1995 to 2004, Michael held various positions in the technology, foundation and sports-management fields. From 1997- 2000, his team’s combined efforts garnered national recognition from Inc. Magazine as one of the 500 fastest-growing companies in the U.S. Spring-boarding on this success, he co-founded Ventanex®, a web-to-cash portal that centralizes a company’s cash management processes. From 1995-1997 as the National Director of the All-Star Connection Foundation, he represented the endorsements and giving intentions of former NBA players and head coaches, Avery Johnson and Vinny Del Negro.