Michael Standish Obituary, Death – Michael Standish, an American businessman and Coin Expert has passed away at the age of 58. He was well-known for his work as a philanthropist, author, and businessman. He was a well-known businessman. Michael Miles was a true pioneer in every way.
He was born and reared in the Michigan city of Kalamazoo, and he has had a keen interest in numismatic collectibles and rare coins since he was a small child. While attending Portage Central High School, he put his love in numismatics and football to good use by pursuing those interests. He graduated from high school in 1983 and began selling coins when he was 17 years old.
Michael Miles worked his way up through the corporate ranks to become a successful entrepreneur who specialized in collecting rare coins and sports memorabilia. He was one of the initial founders of Collectors Universe and served as vice president of the Numismatic Guaranty Corporation until his tragic demise. He was one of the initial creators of Collectors Universe before his death. Michael Miles is also a published author, with one of his books, “The Essential Guide to Investing in Precious Metals,” published in 2016.
Michael Miles Standish was well-known for his charity, in addition to his professional accomplishment. He donated money to a variety of charitable organizations, including the American Numismatic Association (ANA) and the Professional Numismatists Guild (PNG). In addition, he was a strong supporter of education, and via his generous gifts to numismatic scholarships, he was able to help a large number of young collectors turn their hobby into a successful career.