Michael Kotick is the director of digital and social media for Nestle Purina. Since joining Nestle in 2009, Michael has served in a number of different brand marketing roles that range from traditional to non-traditional channels and strategies. Most recently, Michael led the acquisition and integration of Petfinder (the largest pet adoption property) into the Purina Corporate Strategic Brand portfolio – Nestle’s first digital acquisition, globally.
Michael received a Bachelor of Arts from Michigan State University (Economics), a Masters of Business Administration from Michigan State University (Marketing and Finance), and a Masters in Global Management from Thunderbird School of Global Management (Global Marketing).
Originally from La Canada, California, Michael currently lives in St. Louis, Missouri.