As part of ColoradoBiz Magazine’s monthly Good Company feature, our fearless leader, Mike Gellman, was interviewed on what makes a great boss. After 20 years in business, it’s safe to say Mike’s tenure as CEO of Spire is worth recognizing.
Whether it’s overcoming the dot com downturn, being one of the first companies to develop iPhone apps, or building the next frontier of digital applications, Mike has leaned on his greatest asset, people, to help clients stay on the edge of disruption.
Having empathy, understanding, training people, and empowering them to make decisions have been the main reasons Spire has stuck around to help companies like eBags and Achroma. Hiring great people has allowed Spire to help both the disruptors and disruptees with a wide range of technology ranging from blockchain and AI. Additionally, Mike believes he’s sustained success by being positive, focused on the long-term and being a good person.
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