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Mike Feng is a vice president at Progressive Expert Consulting.
Mike Feng is vice president of system integration for the company, which is usually identified by its initials, PEC.
Feng's mother, Betty, owns the company and is president and CEO.
She started it in 1987 after finishing her Ph.D. in instructional design at Syracuse University.
The company started in network consulting and evolved as markets changed and opportunities emerged.
The company has about 100 employees and contracts with about 250 language instructors, who teach mostly from their homes scattered around the country.
is a family business.
father, Francis is chief operating officer.
Mike's older brother Dan is vice president of operations.
Younger brother Tim is vice president of program management and oversees software developers.
The brothers graduated from Jamesville-DeWitt
and then Cornell University
Mike was in Air Force ROTC, graduated with a degree in electrical engineering in 1998, and earned a masters in engineering management in 1999 from Cornell.