Michael Hovis

Artistry Services Manager

Mike brings 11 years of Photography experience along with a strong understanding of retail operations to Wildlife Trading Company. Michael joins us from Walt Disney World Parks and Cruise Line; where he pioneered the first digital photo capture station on their cruise ships. Other past working experience includes, Norwegian Cruise Lines and SeaWorld’s Discovery Cove. At these institutions Michael managed photographers in guest service and proper photography technique to maximize sales and benchmarks.

Mike’s areas of strength include staff recruiting and development, relationship building and value-add selling; key ingredients to an organization’s profitability and culture. Enthusiastic and a strong communicator, Mike is responsible for all ancillary operations that Wildlife Trading Company provides.