Meet Mike Keller from our H.K. Keller Team
Mike Keller is a third generation auctioneer and a new father to Jack, a future auctioneer. He is passionate about the auction world and is constantly finding ways to grow H.K. Keller in the world wide web of auctions. Get to know Mike a little better and contact him if you want to know more about auctions.
1. What does your job consist of? I am one of the auctioneers, oversee the online auctions, personal property auctions, commercial and industrial asset auctions and vehicle auctions, I am also one of the main benefit auctioneers and ringmen, I enjoy meeting with clients about auctions and selling their property, I oversee our IT and anything related to computers.
2. Favorite aspect of your job? Helping to solve problems and everyday is different.
3. Who inspires you? People who lead and run big businesses by shaping their company’s culture. Jeff Bezos, Elon Musk, Steve Jobs.
4. What are you passionate about? Making people happy, solving problems, and striving to make things better.
5. What’s the coolest thing you are working on right now? Being a dad to my son Jack.
6. What’s your secret talent that no one knows about? I can make balloon animals.
7. Who would you most like to swap places with for a day (It can be anyone)? A Disney Imagineer
8. Fill in the blanks… Without you on the team, H.K. Keller would be stuck in the 20th century.
9. What are you currently watching on T.V.? Documentaries on Netflix
10. If you were a crayon, what color would you be? According to Buzzfeed, I guess I am Magenta. Here is what it says: Your magenta soul means that you love to look clearly and deeply at problems before attacking them, but when you do, you have the energy and passion to clear any obstacles out of your way. It’s the best of both worlds — intelligent and introspective, yet fierce and active.
11. Auction advice for old/future bidders. Set your alarm or create an event in your phone calendar for the auction closings. I hate hearing someone missed out on an item because they forgot to log on for the auction close.
12. Favorite Quote/ Bible verse? Creativity is just connecting things. - Steve Jobs