John R. Purswell, Sr.
John joined the industry in 1971 and served in
many capacities including Inside and Outside Sales, Engineering, Manufacturing, Service, and Management. He
holds an Instrument Repair Certification, is a Certified Environmental Compliance
Specialist, EPA Storm Water Run Off Program Specialist, holds University of Texas Haz-Mat Certification
in Transporting Hazardous Materials, holds certifications from Hotsy, Mi-T-M,
Karcher, Hydro-Tek, and RGF Sales Schools, and served on the CETA National Board of
Directors multiple times. John enjoys fishing, hunting, traveling, and being PawPaw to
his beautiful grandchildren. John is also a wonderful
storyteller. Ask him about the one that got away.
John served three years on the Board of Directors
Cleaning Equipment Trade Association , for which he served as
President in 2010. He is currently Historian for the
current Board of Directors.