G. Michael Lawshe
Mr. G. Michael Lawshe has served as the Chairman & CEO of Master Video Systems, Inc., (“MVSystems”) since 2004. MVSystems based in Dallas, Texas is a third-generation family business, established in 1953 and is a "One Company-One Source" full-service digital media integration company providing end-to-end Audio Visual Multimedia Solutions (IPTV / Digital Signage / Television / Sound & Video and Security Systems) from concept to completion.
Mr. Lawshe is also a Managing Director for Avalon Securities, Ltd, a registered Broker-Dealer and member of FINRA/SIPC, based in New York City with offices in Dallas and Los Angeles. Avalon provides an extensive range of private investment banking services; including M&A, capital raise and private placement of debt & equity, along with other strategic financial advisory services. Mr. Lawshe also serves as a senior advisor to several private equity funds and family office groups. Mr. Lawshe is a registered Investment Banking Representative and holds a Series 79 and Series 63 securities license.
Mr. Lawshe serves as a Member of the Board of Status Jet, LLC, a Jet Charter, Sales and Acquisition aviation company, based in Dallas, Texas.
Mr. Lawshe has a diverse background in management, finance, operations and sales & marketing in various industries from digital media, commercial electronics, aviation, construction services, corporate finance and mergers & acquisitions for various private and public companies during the past twenty-eight years.
Mr. Lawshe retired from the U.S. Army in 2008 with a rank of Lt. Colonel, serving on Active Duty and in the Texas Army National Guard for 24 years. Mr. Lawshe honorably served in various military operations in Kuwait, Iraq, Afghanistan, and New Orleans as a result of Hurricane Katrina & Hurricane Rita and is a graduate of the U.S. Army Command & General Staff College.