Mr. Widmer is a Managing Partner with Lindsey & Company, based in the Darien, Connecticut headquarters office.
Prior to Lindsey & Company, Mike spent 28 years in media and advertising sales acquiring insight into business operations of all sizes.
Mike most recently served as Director of Advertising Sales with Altice Media Solutions providing sales leadership, strategic direction, and team management for the Connecticut market. Mike played a critical role locally in developing the strategy and successful deployment of digital and advanced data-supported advertising solutions to the market resulting in consistent new revenue growth while continuing bottom line growth across all products. Beginning his career with Cablevision Media Sales and News 12 Connecticut, Mike advanced in his career from a Senior Account Executive sales role to General Sales Manager working with both local and national advertising partners.
Mike graduated from the University of Connecticut with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Communication Sciences and is an avid Huskies fan.
Outside of his professional experience, Mike has served as chair of his town’s Land Acquisition Commission since 2012. In addition, Mike volunteers his time for an annual service trip to Appalachia with local High School students and coaches for the High School ultimate frisbee team.
Mike, and his wife Roni, have 2 children and live on a farm with their 4 dogs in Fairfield, CT.