Michael S. Simmons
Michael S. Simmons serves as President of Directed. He joined the company in 2008 and served in previous roles overseeing Marketing and Product Planning as well as EVP of our parent company, DEI Holdings, Inc. Mr. Simmons has led a variety of businesses and brings extensive experience in the automotive and consumer electronics industries to Directed Electronics. His previous roles include General Manager at performance car maker Saleen Inc, CFO of Sonance (a custom audio manufacturer), CEO of TechSpace (a technology infrastructure provider), and various management positions at Ford Motor Company and PricewaterhouseCoopers. He is a CPA, and he holds a BBA from the University of Michigan and an MBA from Northwestern's Kellogg School of Management.