Scottsdale, AZ (PRWEB) April 01, 2014
FirstService Residential, the leading community management company in Arizona, today announces Senior Vice President, Kenneth Olson, was offered and has accepted the position of General Manager at the prestigious Sun City Grand Community Association. The active-adult community is located in Surprise, Arizona and consists of 9,802 homes with an estimated population of 17,000 residents. Olson assumed the role of General Manager on March 10, 2014.
“Over the past few years Ken has been an integral part of our leadership team here at FirstService Residential Arizona and we are happy the Sun City Grand Community Association has entrusted him to oversee their community. I am confident that Ken will continue to exemplify extraordinary leadership, motivation and dedication to success as the General Manager of Sun City Grand,” said Jason Proudfit, FirstService Residential Arizona President.
Kenneth Olson’s responsibilities at Sun City Grand include the oversight of golf course operations, restaurant services, extensive programs, staff and facilities. This position is in line with Olson’s skill set and years of experience in the HOA industry. Olson joined FirstService Residential, formerly Rossmar & Graham, in January, 2008 as the Senior Account Manager serving the Desert Ridge Community Association. As a former business owner, he has over twenty-five years of diversified management experience in operations and facilities management. Prior to joining the Desert Ridge management team, Olson served as an on-site manager in Scottsdale at McDowell Mountain Ranch and Johnson Ranch in Queen Creek, as well as various properties in Phoenix and the West Valley. Most recently, Olson was a Senior Vice President in the FirstService Residential Arizona corporate office managing the High Rise, Master Planned and Lifestyle Divisions.
FirstService Residential provides full-service community management solutions to a wide range of homeowner and condominium associations including some of Arizona’s most beautiful and recognizable communities. Since 1968, its team has worked hard to serve the homeowners of Arizona, and today, the company is recognized as the leading HOA management company throughout the state. FirstService Residential has been selected as Arizona’s top choice of HOA management companies by Ranking Arizona for eight consecutive years.
About FirstService Residential
FirstService Residential is a subsidiary of FirstService Corporation, a global leader in the rapidly growing real estate services sector, one of the largest markets in the world. As a leading property management company in North America, FirstService Residential oversees more than 6,500 residential and commercial associations including 1.5 million residential units and over 50 million square feet of commercial space across 21 U.S. states and three provinces in Canada. The company has more than 12,000 employees driving local market expertise and manages in excess of $6 billion in annual budgets. For more information, visit http://www.fsresidential.com.