Michael Medico was born in New York City where he attended Power Memorial Academy. On graduation Mike joined the U.S. Navy and served stateside during the Viet Nam War. After being honorably discharged from the service, he attended Pace University and graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in marketing and advertising.
Michael spent the first ten years of his career at various advertising agencies until he founded a direct marketing advertising agency and served as its CEO for 35 years. He has written numerous articles published in various trade journals and has been a featured participant on business panel discussions and industry workshops. During his career in direct response, Michael has managed many television direct marketing campaigns for a wide range of products and brands that became very successful. Michael has been featured on the cover of Response Magazine and earned a triple platinum album award from Arista Records for his participation in the marketing Arista Records ‘Ultimate’ Music series.
After the completion of The Sainted Trilogy, Michael spent some months adapting and completing The Sainted Trilogy as a four season/39-episode series for cable or streaming. In addition to ‘The Sainted Trilogy’, Michael has written the political satire titled ‘Absolutely. Positively, Genuine, Real Fake News’ that was also adapted as a Broadway Musical; a short story titled, ‘The Death of My Father’ and he is currently working on two new novels.
Michael and his wife Joan have two sons, Anthony and Richard, daughters-in-law, Shannon and Christina and 6 grandchildren. Mike and Joan spend time between their homes in Northport, NY and Florida.