May 2021 – Meet Maggie Rasmussen, Marketing Manager at Holt Services, Inc. in Puyallup, WA
What is your educational background? BS Marketing degree from Miami University (no, not the University of Miami) in Oxford, OH.
What drew you to working in the environmental sector? I’m married to him! I started in the building products industry with James Hardie. When I was considering a career move to Nashville, Holt Services reached out and allowed us to stay in Washington.
In one word, describe yourself. Giving.
What’s one interesting thing about you not many people know? I have a black belt in Tae Kwon Do.
How do you balance your career and family? I’m grateful to have chosen a family-oriented, family-owned company that values flexibility around family. We made the family decision a few years ago to have me switch to a part-time position to allow for more balance. Highly recommend!
What drew you to Holt Services originally? My husband, Steve Rasmussen was already working at Holt before I joined three years ago.
What are three words to describe Holt Services? Drilling Done Right.
What is your favorite thing about working for your company? They trust I can do a good job.
What has been your favorite project at Holt Services? Anything that involves event planning.
How has Holt Services helped you in your career development? I’m given countless opportunities to try and tackle new projects and responsibilities.
What has your involvement been with NEBC? Working the Holt booth at many conferences for the past three years. This year will be my first year on the NEBC board of directors.
What is the best professional advice you’ve received? It’s ok not to know the answer. Just be honest and follow back up when you do know the answer.
What advice do you have for prospective candidates who want to work at your company or in the industry? We’re hiring! Fill out and application today so we can set up an interview!