William R. Ketterer William (Bill) graduated from The University of Detroit with a Bachelors in Mechanical Engineering (BME). After some initial work experience as a development engineer, he moved out of that discipline and into sales. That was nearly sixty years ago, and since then, Bill has moved on to found two successful companies (DCM Corporation and The Back Bay Associates, Inc.) and has aided in founding others. Most of his career has been dedicated to and focused on the sales and marketing aspect of business, mainly with original equipment manufacturers (OEMs).
On a personal level, Bill is an avid golfer and boater. He also enjoys reading. He is a member and Past Commodore of the Put-In-Bay Yacht Club in Put-In-Bay, Ohio.
Bill and his wife, Diane have been married for over 60 years. Together, they have three grown children (Kim, Mark and Jeff) and three grandchildren. They reside in Westlake, Ohio.
Degrees Conferred: Bachelors of Mechanical Engineering (BME) University of Detroit
Jeffrey T. Ketterer Jeffrey (Jeff) graduated from The University of Notre Dame, in Notre Dame, Indiana in 1986, with a Bachelors of Business Administration (B.B.A.) and a concentration in Accountancy. After graduation, Jeff began his career in public accounting with Arthur Young and Company (Ernst and Young LLP) in their Cleveland office. He is a licensed CPA.
In 1990, Jeff had the opportunity to join his father in the family business and has been immersed in a sales career ever since, aiding his father in expanding and managing the business in terms of principals and customers served.
Jeff is an avid golfer, runner, and boater (power and sail). He also enjoys downhill skiing. He has successfully completed three marathons including the CVS / Cleveland Marathon and The Chicago Marathon. He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), The Ohio Society of Certified Public Accountants (OSCPA), and the Notre Dame Club of Cleveland.
Jeff was married in 1993 to his wife, Mary Colleen. Together they currently have three children (Samantha, Jane and Jacob). They reside in Bay Village, Ohio.
Degrees Conferred: Bachelors of Business Administration (B.B.A.) - Accountancy University of Notre Dame CPA – Licensed State of Ohio 1990
The Back Bay Associates, Inc. 20325 Center Ridge Road Rocky River, Ohio 44116 (440) 333-5840