Category : Member Spotlight
Name: Josh Nichols
Hometown: Urbandale, IA
Other places you’ve lived: I lived in the Des Moines area my whole life until recently
Employer: Kent Corporation
Position (provide a description if you’d like): Associate Transportation Analyst. I work with a network of freight forwarders to arrange export shipments for the companies under the Kent umbrella.
Favorite Local Restaurant: Boonies
Previous employer/positions or general overview of experience: I took my position with the Kent Corporation after graduating from Grandview University last May. During my time at Grandview I worked as a Sales Trainee for the Fastenal Company.
College/Major: Bachelors in Business Administration from Grandview University
What do you like to do for fun? I love spending time on the water in the summertime, and in the fall I am all about Iowa Football.
Why did you join YPN? I joined YPN, because I am new to town and wanted to meet new people
What is your favorite YPN event? I really enjoyed bags at the Brew
What event would you like to see YPN do? A group outing to a sporting event like a River Bandits game
Anything else? Go Hawks !!!