Michael Lacey has been involved in the media industry, and his prowess proves his ability to exploit opportunities in the media industry. He was brought up in Newark. He later relocated to the west in the 60’s to achieve his higher education studies in Arizona. During this time, a section of students and himself participated in writing the “Phoenix New Times” covering a story on campus protests.
Michael Lacey and his partner Larkin were involved in advertising and circulation of the weekly paper on social and political matters around their country. The writing was popular amongst the many papers that were being circulated in the country. In the 80s, Denver news and arts weekly was purchased by the New Times, and this meant an expansion of the written media work. It involved writing companies that majored in similar content. Read more: Michael Lacey | About.me and Mike Lacey | Crunchbase
Later, Michael and his partner got arrested for exposing the institutions which targeted the editors and writers. This allegation was investigated and determined by an anti-immigrant sheriff from Arizona. The public protested leading to their release within a period of one day. The institution against their works was dissolved, and since no appeal was accepted, the case came to an end. It was also discovered that the grand jury warrants had been fake and had been formulated by a prosecutor who had gone against the law.
Maricopa County at once was forced to pay a good amount of money for a lawsuit for wrongful arrest by Michael and Larkin. The duel later used that sum to establish the Michael and Larkin Frontera fund. Its main aim for establishment was to cater for the Latin-America groups from its proceeds. Michael and his partner also founded the Village Voice Media Holdings. This company’s reputation was good, and its popularity grew due to their investigative writing and coverage of different fields of the media industry.
Michael Lacey and Jim larking combined commitment and dedication in their work led to the establishment of a mega media empire from the weekly paper of Phoenix New Times. Michael and his partner advanced in 2012 after selling many papers and managed to form a back page of their own company.
It was meant to ensure equal interests in their organization since it had become so hard to control news as well as fighting legal issues in Maricopa. Through hard work, their organization was able to receive bonuses and better returns as days moved on.