Joanne Fern

Joanne Fern

Founder, Business Owner | J&S Operated Equipment Rentals

Ms. Fern is the owner and founder of J&S Operated Equipment Rentals, which has provided staffed heavy equipment rental for excavation, demolition, and grading services to clients since 1993. Her interest in the field began as a response to one of her husband, a heavy machinery operator’s, requests for more equipment and operators, and has grown into a versatile provider of machinery solutions for a broad range of projects. Drawing on her extensive background in business management and administration, including experience in bindery and press work for Reseda Printing, Ms. Fern is responsible for overseeing all company operations including insurance and human resources, in addition to promoting and managing growth through all cycles of the economy. Outside her entrepreneurial ventures, Ms. Fern is active in community charitable organizations including Angels Against Hunger, and is a member of the Contractors Register, Inc. She enjoys spending time with her family, including her many grandchildren, and looks forward to continuing to provide jobs and a high level of customer service through J&S Operated Equipment Rentals for years to come.

Marquis Homepage

Ms. Fern’s Marquis-hosted personal website offers a professional biography and links to more information.

American Way Magazine

Ms. Fern was featured among a select group of distinguished Marquis listees in an American Way Magazine feature.

Marquis Top Professionals

In recognition of her work in building J&S Operated Equipment Rentals into a pillar of the business community, Ms. Fern was selected as a Marquis Who’s Who Top Executive.

Marquis Industry Leaders

Ms. Fern’s Marquis Who’s Who Industry Leaders profile outlines milestones in her professional journey.

Marquis Millennium Magazine

Ms. Fern was featured on the cover of the first edition of Marquis Millennium Magazine, where she shared professional insights in a two-page feature.

Times Square Feature

Ms. Fern was featured as a Marquis listee and entrepreneur in a Times Square billboard.

Marquis Newsletter

Ms. Fern offers readers updates on her business and next steps in a Marquis industry newsletter.

Lifetime Achievement Award

In honor of her long-standing professional success, Ms. Fern was presented with the prestigious Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award.

Wall Street Journal

Ms. Fern appeared in a Wall Street Journal feature as one of a select group of Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award winners.

Joanne Fern


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