Founder and CEO
Mike Mahanay founded Information Click LLC. to help businesses leverage technology to increase their efficiency and revenue.
In addition to running Information Click, Mike is the founder and Executive Director of TakeBackMainStreet.org, a non-profit dedicated to helping small, local businesses find success in their local markets and is the Chief Marketing Officer for CTL, which designs, markets and distributes the CTL and 2go PC line of education Chromebooks, rugged laptops and tablets, workstations, and LED Monitors – including the CTL X2800 ultra-high resolution monitor for graphic designers and engineers.
At CTL, Mike Mahanay has led all aspects of sales and marketing including strategic goal setting; budget and quotas; building cross functional teams involving sales, engineering, production and finance as well as the management of Government and private sector proposal/bid preparation, contract negotiation and contract maintenance.
A native Oregonian, Mike grew up in Southern Oregon, attending Phoenix High School where he played football, was the Sports Editor of the school paper and was a member of the Phoenix High School 1988 State Champion Wrestling team – placing 2nd overall in the 148 pound weight class. Mike graduated from the University of Oregon with a double major in Economics and Psychology.
Mike began his professional career in the sales department for Russell Stover, and soon joined Russell Stover’s International Division, where he coordinated the company’s initial product launch into the Western Canada Provinces. Mike returned to the U.S. as a District Manager and joined CTL in 1999 as Marketing Manager. Mike is the former Chair of the Western Oregon University Foundation Board of Trustees, the former Chair of the WOU Foundation Executive Committee and member of the WOU Foundation Finance Committee. Mike was a co-founder of Glow Networks and served on the Board of Directors of Retronics LLC. Mike is an EPEAT qualified verifier and served as a member of the State of Oregon DEQ evaluation committee for the Oregon E-Waste contractor program.
Content Strategist / Sr. Content Editor
Kaylie Newell is an award winning novelist who currently writes for the Entangled Covet line. Kaylie’s novels include critically acclaimed ‘A Death That Lingers’ and ‘Falling in Danger’. Kaylie is a member of the Romance Writers of America and holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Communications from Southeastern Oklahoma State University.
Kaylie’s latest book, ‘Lone Wolfe Protector’ is currently nominated for the 2015 National Booksellers Best Award.