- In 2014, Kit was inducted into the Minnesota Speakers Association Hall of Fame.
- He has delivered more than 3,000 speeches and seminars to more than 500,000 people.
- In 2018, Kit earned the Certified Speaking Professional designation from the National Speakers Association.
- In 2020, Kit earned the Certified Virtual Presenter designation from eSpeakers.
One of the busiest keynote and professional speakers in the U.S., Kit Welchlin is often described as “high energy” and “entertaining.” Kit weaves his light-hearted sense of humor and practical stories and strategies into his keynote presentations and seminars, whether he’s speaking about how to improve customer service, stress management in the workplace, intergenerational communication or how to handle difficult people.
Listed among Who’s Who in Professional Speaking, Kit is a born public speaker who began public speaking at the tender age of nine. By age 16, he was speaking on leadership, citizenship, community service and motivation for the 4-H and Future Farmers of America.
A member of the National Speakers Association, Kit taught at Mankato State University where he received the Teaching Excellence Award and at Metropolitan State University where he was repeatedly nominated Outstanding Faculty.