Vice President, Engineering & Technology
Mike Janes was promoted to Vice President of Engineering and Technology in 2012. In his current role, Janes directs all technology for both the Trail Blazers’ Broadcasting and Information Technology departments. He also oversees the Trail Blazers' radio networks, broadcast production facilities and business technology.
Prior to assuming his current position, Janes served as the team's Director of Engineering since 1999. A 37-year veteran of the Trail Blazers, Janes began working on game days in 1982. Janes is a dedicated member of the University Club of Portland. An Oregon native. He is a graduate of the University of Portland and Jesuit High School. The proud parents of two adults, Edwin and Marian, Mike and his wife, Ethel, make their home in Beaverton, Ore.