Mike Oprins



 Mike Oprins is COO at SmartLab Toys, a division of becker&mayer! LLC.  In the mid 80’s, Mike ran a group of educational toy stores and discovered his passion for toys and retail.  Subsequently he spent 20 years at Borders Group, Inc. in a variety of leadership roles before landing at SmartLab Toys. At SmartLab, Mike has been able to combine his love of toys with his love of books, leading an amazing team creating a stable of award-winning products.  Our motto sums up Mike’s passion and our mission: “Unleash some serious fun with SmartLab—where toys and books collide!”