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Michael Ross

Instructor, Director, Center for Freedom of Expression and Media Integrity
School of Communication; Communication Studies
Grove City College, Bachelor of Science


Michael Ross is an entrepreneur who knows how to build and grow organizations. His marketing and communication experience spans several industries including international trade, government, vocational schools, private equity, and real estate. Michael is the Founder and Managing Partner for Altitude 7 Trade, an international trade and strategic sales and marketing firm dedicated to increasing sales, facilitating foreign direct investment and strategic relationships for their clients. A7 serves clients with interests all over the world with four offices strategically located in Irvine, Seattle, and Panama City, Panama. Michael serves on the Board of Directors for several organizations including: Entrepreneurs’ Organization (EO), United States Panama Business Council SE, and is an advisor to the Magic Johnson Foundation.