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6 - Statesboro Herald – 20 Under 40 – April 27, 2017

Meagan Johnson Age: 27 Title: Director of Sales and Marketing, Holiday Inn Statesboro Professional

Since rejoining the Holiday Inn team in 2013, Meagan has been the driving force in generating reve-

nue for the hotel through the development and implementation of sales strategies and improvements to the overall operations of the hotel. Meagan works closely with key business leaders, officials and representatives of local community groups to ensure constant high profile exposure for the hotel. She received her degree from Georgia Southern and her Masters from Clemson University. Meagan serves as a member of the Statesboro Jaycees, is the current Vice President of the Professional Women of Statesboro, a 2016 graduate of Leadership Bulloch and will graduate from the Lynda Brannen Williamson Women’s Leadership Academy this May.

Future

“Through my current position I have had the opportunity to help wel-

come and introduce new companies to Statesboro. My goal is to continue to work in a career that allows me to share what I have come to love and appreciate about Statesboro with new businesses to help drive economic development and overall quality of life for our community.”

John Keene Age: 34 Title: Owner/CEO, First Source Logistics Professional

John is the founder and owner of First Source Logistics, a successful local logistics services busi-

ness. John built the business from a one-man operation to now an operation with offices across the United States. John is a faithful servant of God. He serves as an adult Sunday school teacher at FBCStatesboro and board member of Delight in The Lord Ministries, a ministry serving the indigent in Uganda, Africa. He is a giver, working quietly in the community to help others through organizations like Fostering Bulloch/7th Mile Farm. John lives in Statesboro with his wife DeAnna, daughter Ally Anna (12), son John Wesley (8) and Cash their Boykin Spaniel.

Future

“My future goals are not tied to any gross sales or net worth statistics.

My main priority is to learn to serve God better each day. The achievements that we make and the possessions or wealth that we accumulate throughout our lives on this earth are not important. This is not our home and none of those things really belong to us. They are merely tools for us to use in accomplishing God’s work. Tools that He uses to prepare us for our true home.”

20 Under 40 2017  
20 Under 40 2017  

Young Professionals Climbing to the Top of their Careers

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