Rossi, Michael A.
Directional Capital LLC
Education: Bachelor’s degree in accounting, John Carroll University
Toughest Challenge: Managing the expectations of others
Greatest Inspiration: Creating an environment where people can be proud of themselves and others
Favorite Quote: “Don’t put off until tomorrow what you can do today.” — Benjamin Franklin
Who I Would Call for Advice: Kenn Ricci, my friend and partner for 40 years
Most Inspiring Person: My mom because she never put herself first
Best Advice: Relax, stay calm. It’s never as bad as you think it is.
What Keeps Me Up at Night: All of life’s many challenges, both personal and business
Important Lesson Learned: Be a better listener, and do not procrastinate.
What I’d Tell 16-Year-Old Me: “Work hard, play hard, but stop to smell the roses because life goes by fast.”