Michael E. Bauer

Mike Bauer

 BS marketing, 1969 (summa cum laude)

Current Position: Chairman, Auctor Corporation, Indianapolis, Indiana

Previous Employment:Cofounder, president, and CEO, Auctor
Corporation; vice president, marketing and sales, Software Sales
Company; vice president, government sales, Anacomp Inc.;
manager, government programs, Blue Cross-Blue Shield of Indiana  


  • Cotreasurer, Ball State University Cardinal Business Forum
  • Past instructor, Ball State University Information Technology Executive Academy
  • Past president, The Venture Club of Indiana
  • Who’s Who in Information Technology,” Indianapolis Business Journal
  • Past member, Entrepreneur’s Alliance of Indiana
  • Past board member, Indiana Information Technology Association
  • Past member, Public Affairs Committee, Indiana Software Association 

Thoughts: “I will always be grateful for the unique and rewarding opportunity I was given by the university to serve an internship at Northwestern Mutual Life.”