Mike Sweeney graduated with a degree in journalism from Colorado State University, where he developed a strong passion for advertising. He began his career in the ad industry in Dallas, later moving to Los Angeles before returning to his roots in Colorado. Spending a significant amount of time on planes over the years allowed him to complete this novel, written because he always said he would and finished with the support of many. Mike is the chief executive officer of The Integer Group. A native Coloradan, he currently splits his time between Evergreen and Chicago. Mike lives with his wife of nearly twenty-five years, Pat, and is father to Jack; stepfather to Janci and Spencer; Poppa to Madison, Pearl, Lucian, and Clara; and a friend and colleague to many.
Jack McCarthy has enjoyed success in life beyond any reasonable expectation. A former college football star who started his career in advertising because he “got an offer,” is now one of the most successful professionals in his industry. But the lure of being a strategist for William S. Hawkins, the front-running Democratic presidential candidate, has him taking a sabbatical from the job he loves. What happens next is beyond all comprehension, and Jack finds himself in the midst of a real-life nightmare.
A fast-paced political thriller, The Labyrinth Campaign intertwines high-stakes politics, big business, and narcissistic powerbrokers to create a captivating and combustible story.