Chief Executive Officer
Michael is an entrepreneur with extensive background in newspapers, magazines, books and the Internet. He spent 25 years in advertising and marketing, and has been in the Internet business since 1995. Michael has held senior management positions in publishing and IT, both as an employee and as principal. He has lived in Turkey, England, France, Hong Kong and Australia, and conducted business at senior levels of management in multi-national corporations in 34 countries.
In Hong Kong he represented the commercial interests of publications such as The Times, The Sunday Times and The Sunday Times Magazine, The Financial Post and The Financial Post Magazine, Industry Week, California Business, Asia Magazine, Asian Business, Middle East Economic Digest and Arab Banking & Finance.
In Sydney he founded Associated Publishing Corporation in 1992, now APCINTERNET, to publish non-fiction publications. In 1995 he transformed the business from print to Internet publishing, and successfully adapted proven print medium reader response and interaction mechanisms and techniques to online applications and digital media.
Michael’s forte is creating, developing and launching market focus driven websites and winning digital marketing strategies.
Ugur (Ergs) Caliskan
Partner, Microsoft Exchange Hosting
He has held senior positions such as Systems Engineer, Change Manager and Department Manager at companies such as Thomson Legal & Regulatory and Senior Systems Engineer at NextMedia in Sydney. He is client serrvice driven and has a passion for infrastructure management.
During his career Ergs been responsible for designing, planning, implementing, training and support of numerous projects such as integrating newly acquired businesses, SOE management and roll outs, office relocations, and disaster recovery.
Ergs brings unparalleled Microsoft Exchange hosting and business networking expertise and knowhow to APCINTERNET’s new joint venture with PC Ezi in hosted cloud services.
We work with exceptional people who not only excel at what they do, but are also passionate about how they do it.
Our team of specialists, many of whom run their own successful businesses, include award winning graphic designers, imaginative marketing consultants, tenacious PR specialists, seasoned direct marketers, eloquent copywriters, highly skilled programmers and developers of all kinds, as well as digital media and printing specialists. In fact we have specialists in all fields of digital media and marketing.
Our people are not sitting around waiting for the next job. They’re busy, working and in demand. They work with us because we, like them, are passionate about our work. We also pay a little more than most and pay as soon as the job is finished. So for each project, we bring together the best people with just the right credentials and build a team with the perfect mix for the job in hand.