Mike Kessler

Vice President of Sales
Bear Cognition

Mike is Vice President of Sales for Bear Cognition and has been associated with its network of organizations since 2013. A business services industry veteran, he and his teams have consistently leveraged data and analytics in a high-growth environment to sustain a competitive advantage. Prior to Bear Cognition, most of the current executive team at Bear Cognition led an independent affiliate of a multibillion-dollar global logistics firm. Mike was its National Director of Strategic Sales and, in that role, was instrumental in the development of an industry recognized supply chain analytics and consulting practice.

Mike received a B.A. in Communications and Media Studies from Rider University where he was a student-athlete (Wrestling) and 4x NCAA Division I qualifier. He went on to earn an M.A. in Leadership & Public Administration from Centenary University as the Graduate Assistant wrestling coach and is a Certified Supply Chain Professional (CSCP) with Systems Engineering & Data Analytics sub-specialties.