Michael Goodman began his career as an executive recruiter in with Armitage Associates, and subsequently joined the Montreal office of Coopers and Lybrand a few years later. He continued his career in partnership with Gilles Tremblay and Associates, following which he created Vezina Goodman when he joined forces with Claude Vezina. In 2004, he formed Michael Goodman Executive Search, where he continues to represent clients from a wide variety of industry sectors and assists them in identifying the kind of executive talent needed to create stronger organizations.
He has regularly been invited to act as a guest lecturer at McGill University and HEC Montréal, and has given presentations on career planning issues to MBA students at both institutions. Michael holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from McGill University and a law degree from the Université de Montréal.