Joshua Swanson, right, receives the Leadership Impact Award at The ARA Show 2023 in Orlando
During The ARA Show™ 2023 in Orlando, Joshua Swanson, national account manager, Great Northern Equipment Distributing, Rogers, Minn., received the 2022 American Rental Association’s (ARA) Leadership Impact Award for Region Six.
The Leadership Impact Award recognizes an individual whose leadership benefited their state and/or local association and its members over the past year. Swanson has served on the ARA of Minnesota board of directors as an associate member director since 2021 and is an active participant in the planning and execution of state chapter events.
“I’m truly honored to receive the ARA Leadership Impact Award for Region Six!” Swanson said. “It’s very rewarding and educational to be on the ARA of Minnesota board of directors with great leaders of our region and the rental industry. I encourage folks to get involved, drive new members to your regions and take opportunities to volunteer with your state ARA association. Thank you to Great Northern Equipment, the ARA of Minnesota board and members, and to Doug Haas from Crown Rental [and ARA Region Six director] for the recognition of this award.”