Posted on April 27th, 2017
Valley Business Magazine will recognize the ATHENA Award nominees in its June/July 2017 issue. Established in 1982, the ATHENA Awards program recognizes outstanding individuals who have achieved professional excellence, given back to their communities and created leadership opportunities for women in Northeast Ohio. This year Aim’s Vice President of Human Resources, Patty Durkin, has been nominated for this prestigious award.
The ATHENA Award is named in recognition of the Greek goddess of wisdom and courage. Today, ATHENA is an established international awards program that has recognized thousands of women and men for assisting women in realizing their full leadership potential. Congratulations to Patty and all the ATHENA nominees!
Posted on March 29th, 2017
Aim’s spotlight employee for the month of March is Scherry May, a valued member of the Corporate Maintenance Support Team. Scherry has worked at Aim for 18 years and is a highly regarded by all that come in contact with her.
Regional Maintenance Director, LeRoy Casali says of Scherry: “She exemplifies how customer service should be handled whether internal or external. She does not pass the buck. She takes ownership and should be recognized.” Leroy goes on to say: “She is very helpful every time me or my team members call for help. She is always cheerful and happy when you call. Scherry goes out of her way to help resolve issues no matter what the issues are.”
Scherry’s free time is spent with her teenage daughter and all of her various school and sports activities. She also enjoys focusing on a healthy lifestyle including walking.
Posted on March 27th, 2017
Each year Aim’s affiliate network “NationaLease” honors its top achieving sales professionals with the prestigious “Masters Club” award; this year Aim was proud to be represented by Matt Svancara, Executive Vice President of Sales and Mike Wall, Business Development Manager.
Masters Club status is based on a competitive point system with credits given for each piece of equipment a salesperson signed in the previous year. As a way of recognizing and acknowledging their hard work and impressive results, NationaLease hosts the annual event where awards are presented by Dean Vicha, President of NationaLease.
“Each year, the Masters Club recognizes and celebrates the accomplishments of those sales professionals who have exceeded the highest threshold of performance,” said Joe Gallick, Senior Vice President of Sales for NationaLease. “Their success is largely the result of effort, accountability, perseverance, and the tremendous team spirit they inspire among their co-workers.”
Matt Svancara was a particular standout as this was his 10th consecutive year as a Masters Club award winner. He was personally recognized by Dean Vicha, NationaLease President.
“Matt exemplifies the integrity and professionalism that make him a recognized leader not only in our organization, but the industry as well. As a further honor, Matt has also been inducted with the first ever class into the NationaLease Sales Hall of Fame. Congratulations to Matt” says Dean.
Aim president Tom Fleming said of Matt’s achievement: “I am excited and proud of Matt on achieving 10 years in the Masters Club. This is an accomplishment that only a handful of individuals have achieved form the thousand or more NationaLease sales executives. Matt’s hard work, patient, consistent style and his practice of putting the customers interest first has served him, Aim and our customers well.”
Posted on December 20th, 2016
Susan Dodson has been chosen as Aim’s spotlight employee for December. She works out of Aim’s Romulus, Michigan location assisting customers with their equipment rental needs and has been with the company for 8 years.
“Susan has done a great job and is an asset to the Region” say Region Manager, Steve Iskander.
“She was chosen because she’s committed and passionate do well as well as she takes the initiative to help drive efficiencies and growth within the region” Steve goes on to say.
Susan is happily married to her husband, Scott Dodson. They have 4 children together: Victoria (21), Britney (16), Jasmine (14), and Gunner (3). Susan is actively involved with all of her children and enjoys reading in her spare time.
Thank you for all of your hard work Susan!