Chief Financial Officer
Michael VanPatten joined True Influence as Chief Financial Officer in 2017. In addition to managing P&L responsibilities, Michael employs creative thinking techniques and negotiating skills to develop cost-effective solutions to complex business issues.
As True Influence’s CFO, he provides strategic guidance and establishes new key performance indicators for our consistently growing, profitable business. Michael also manages HR and new internal investments, including a successful implementation of NetSuite ERP. His ultimate goal is to ensure value creation for all business stakeholders, from our investors to our employees.
Prior to joining True Influence, Michael served as Vice President and acting CFO at Smart Tuition, where he helped position and organize the sale of the growing SaaS FinTech company. He also served as CFO for Princeton Power Systems and Meta Pharmaceutical Services.
Michael holds an MBA in Marketing and Finance from George Mason University and a Bachelor’s degree in Systems Analysis from Elmira College.