Mike Goldwasser is Ferrara Candy Company’s Chief Human Resources Officer where he serves as the human resources business partner for the company’s CEO and directs all human resources functions across the company. Before joining Ferrara, Mike was the Chief Human Resources Officer for Orbitz Worldwide where he guided the HR team through the acquisition of the company by Expedia. Earlier in his career Mike spent over 10 years with Nielsen in global HR, leadership development and talent management roles. Prior to joining Nielsen, Mike led the Human Resources function for Telution, a technology company focused on creating software solutions for telecommunications and cable companies; was a management consultant with the global consulting firm, CSC Index; and started his career with Frito-Lay, assuming progressively more responsible Human Resources positions in manufacturing facilities across the United States. Mike holds an undergraduate degree from Cornell University and has an MBA from the Amos Tuck School at Dartmouth College.