Mike Ketcherside, MTM Recognition

Mike Ketcherside, MTM Recognition

Date(s) - August 19, 2015
11:30 am-1:00 pm

Devon Tower, 50th Floor

$55 for nonmembers
$40 for members
No monetary investment for virtual luncheons

Mike Ketcherside, VP of Sales at MTM Recognition, is our speaker for August. Mike’s talk is titled Making Meaningful Experiences Memorable, and it will be about the sales challenge in creating value instead of just selling a commodity.

About Mike Ketcherside

Mike began working at MTM Recognition (formerly Midwest Trophy Manufacturing) part-time in 1988, while finishing his degree in Marketing at Oklahoma Christian University in Edmond. In 1990, he began working at MTM full time in marketing and sales and has held numerous positions within MTM including Customer Care Manager, National Accounts Director and most currently, Vice President of Sales. He has held this position since 2007.

Mike manages a team of 50 recognition consultants and multiple National Account Managers. He and his team focus on inspiring and motivating employees, recognizing their accomplishments and achievements, and driving success within their organization/company.

He is active in many organizations including Oklahoma City Chamber, Jim Thorpe Association, Oklahoma Human Resources, Society of Human Resources Management, Recognition professionals International, Oklahoma Professional Sales Association, Special Olympics and more.

He and his wife, Laura live in Edmond. He is an avid marathoner and ultra-marathoner.

About MTM Recognition

mtm-recognition-logoIn 1971, a high school basketball coach and educator, Dave Smith founded an awards company called Midwest Trophy Manufacturing in Oklahoma City. Midwest Trophy Manufacturing officially changed its name to MTM Recognition Corporation in 2011 in conjunction with their 40th Anniversary. The company is privately held and is still a family owned and operated.

Recognition is in our DNA. For over 40 years, MTM Recognition has helped organizations and their stakeholders encourage and celebrate achievement with memorable award programs, unique symbolic rewards, and other creative incentive products. Many companies can provide some of these services and products; only MTM Recognition can exceed your expectations for all.

MTM is now the most comprehensive recognition solutions provider in the nation. It started with a dream, hard work and ingenuity which has led MTM in becoming the leader in U.S. manufacturing of recognition awards as well as the foremost recognition solutions provider worldwide.

Some of our partners include Disney, FedEx, Chesapeake Energy, Harley Davidson, Sonic Corporation, Tyson Foods, Lowes, OG&E, Bank of Oklahoma, Farmers Insurance, McDonalds, Bechtel and John Deere.



Mike Ketcherside
Vice President of Sales
3201 SE 29th St
Oklahoma City, OK 73115