New China Ventures
November 2011 — Present
Michael Shores is currently the CEO of New China Ventures, a financier formed to secure capital from strategic Asian investors for companies with “Game Changing” Intellectual Property (IP). Mr. Shores is responsible for setting strategic market objectives, evaluating IP and aligning New China Ventures clients with correct global supply chain partners that often become investors. He also serves as one of their “Cultural Interpreters” having worked with Asia for over 20 years now. New China Ventures focuses on the Automotive, Energy, Medical and Telecommunications arena.
Mr. Shores sat on the Advisory Board for ASCENT Investment Management Company where he was actively involved in helping them explore new technologies. He served on the board and was a founding member of the Texas-Israel Chamber of Commerce. Mr. Shores also served on the board of the American Indian Chamber of Commerce of Texas and the board of KOPTI (Korea Photonics Technology Institute) in Gwangju, South Korea.