Mike Schlanger

Mike Schlanger is an XBRL industry leader and member of the XBRL US Board of Directors since 2009, and in January 2016, was elected to serve as Vice Chairman of the XBRL US Board of Directors.

Mike has been involved in helping private and public companies comply with SEC disclosure and filing requirements since 1982, and in 2008 became heavily involved in assisting SEC filers understand and comply with the SEC’s XBRL and structured data mandates. At Toppan Merrill, he is on the leadership team that crafts its SEC transaction and compliance solutions and currently leads a team of technical sales professionals promoting its SaaS solution, Toppan Merrill Bridge and proxy offerings.

Additionally, he has provided significant leadership in helping SEC registrants and financial data consumers understand the SEC's continuing efforts to modernize its disclosure management systems. He is a frequent speaker at public company, law firm and financial professional CPE and CLE accredited events.