Mike Loftus held a number of leadership positions while attending Winona State University, including serving as president of the Stump Society and as co-chairman of the Springfest Retirement Committee. Furthermore, Mike Loftus’ combined experiences in business administration and leadership roles provided him with the necessary background to establish MLE Merchandising and Sign Solutions, an Elk Grove, Illinois firm that focuses on brand merchandising and signage services.
As president of the firm, he supervises over 100 employees and oversees operations for all divisions, including signage production and installation, large format digital printing, and program management. The business met with significant success and he grew its revenue to $25 million within 13 years of its establishment. He privately owns all MLE building facilities, and self-finances all of its operations.
Loftus considers boating a passion of his and enjoys traveling with family outside his professional obligations. He also likes a variety of different sports and follows professional and college level baseball, basketball, and football. His favorite teams include the Chicago Cubs and the Chicago Bears.