Mike Ryan

The Madison Leadership Team

An industry authority, speaker and writer focusing on the latest trends that impact workforce engagement and sales incentive marketing, Mike has been quoted and published in numerous media outlets and is a frequent speaker at industry events. He has advised many of the world’s leading brands and executives on how to best define and implement program strategies that deliver a higher level of motivational impact to participants, increase planning flexibility for stakeholders, and offer the financial controls and projected returns that sponsors demand.


Mike is president of The Performance Improvement Council (PIC), a board member of The Incentive Marketing Association (IMA) and a trustee of the Incentive Research Foundation (IRF). He holds an MBA from Fairleigh Dickinson University.


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Senior Vice President

Client Strategy