Mike Shannon

Co-Founder & CEO


Mike Shannon co-founded Packback, the leading discussion platform designed for inquiry-driven learning, along with three co-founders during undergraduate studies at Illinois State University. Packback has earned numerable accolades including Fast Company's 2021 global list of the "10 Most Innovative Edu Companies", 2x Inc. 5,000 for high growth, Forbes 30 Under 30 list, and ABC's Shark Tank among others.