2019 Businessperson of the Year: John Engquist, H&E Equipment Services

John Engquist 2019 Business Awards and Hall of Fame
John Engquist blended his single-minded focus with a willingness to take risk and a trust in others to build H&E Equipment Services into a national force. (Photo by Marie Constantin)

John Engquist is a modern rarity, working at one place his entire life: a company started by his father nearly 60 years ago as a small-staffed, one-location crane distributor called Head & Engqu…

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