Mike Bidwell is the Chief Executive Officer of Neighborly. Mike has led Neighborly and its concepts at every level. He was a successful and visionary franchisee and served as president for three Neighborly subsidiary franchise companies. In 2000, Neighborly named him chief operating officer (COO) and in 2007, Bidwell was also named president. In January of 2014, he was named president and CEO of Neighborly.
Mike sold his businesses and joined the corporate team in 1995 as president of Rainbow International until 2002, and president of Mr. Appliance® and Mr. Rooter Plumbing from 1998- 2006, concurrently leading these three brands while also assuming the duties of COO in 2000.
Prior to joining Neighborly, Mike held a variety of positions with Shell Oil Company at its world headquarters in Houston, Texas from 1980 to 1984. Mike graduated from the University of Arizona in 1980 with a bachelor’s degree in economics and finance.