Great Alaskan Holidays Expands With New Staff Additions/Promotions

Anchorage, Alaska  –  Great Alaskan Holidays (, Alaska’s largest RV rental, sales, and service business headquartered in Anchorage, has just announced the hiring of several new key personnel to their already growing staff, and the promotions of two current and valued team members.

Mr. Tommy Weitzel has recently been promoted to Retail Service Manager, and has been with Great Alaskan Holidays for over 7 years.  Mr. Weitzel has a very strong industry background with over 20 years of relative experience as a lifelong Alaskan.  In addition, Mr. Michael Haggerty has been promoted to Parts Manager for Great Alaskan Holidays.  Originally from Pendleton, Oregon, Mr. Haggerty has a 5-year depth of industry experience.

Mr. Steve Brawn has joined Great Alaskan Holidays as their newest RV Sales Consultant.  Mr. Brawn has been providing sales consultation for locally owned small businesses in Alaska’s power sports arena for over 7 years now, and has also been an Alaskan resident his entire life.  Mr. Leroy (LJ) Johnson is Great Alaskan Holidays newest RV Technician coming to the organization with over 15 years of related experience.  A lifelong Alaskan himself, Mr. Johnson’s power generation and distribution background includes Maintenance and Shop Foreman responsibilities with Holland America/Princess Cruise Lines.  And Ms. Malinda Ezell has also recently been hired as the company’s new Service Writer.  Over the previous two years, Ms. Ezell, a lifelong Alaskan herself, has been employed with Great Alaskan Holidays in a seasonal capacity as a Customer Service Representative and Customer Service Supervisor, and is now with the company on a full-time basis.

“Great Alaskan Holidays is delighted to have these talented individuals as members of our increasingly strong and skilled team”, says Bob Johnson, the firm’s Director of Marketing.  “Our company consistently remains an attractive place to work, fostering a strong team environment, while offering opportunity and job enrichment to all of our valued employees.  These five recognized employees contribute greatly towards our number one priority, which is total customer satisfaction, and we look forward to their continued success with our organization”.

Great Alaskan Holidays is an Alaskan-based firm located at 9800 Old Seward Highway in Anchorage, and specializes in RV rental, sales, and service.  Since 1985 the firm has grown from a 5-motorhome rental company to the largest of its kind in Alaska, currently with a 27,000-square foot facility on 8 acres of land, and hundreds of RV’s available for rent or sale.  Twice named the Winnebago Industries Motorhome Rental Dealership of the Year, Great Alaskan Holidays offers a wide variety of styles and floorplans to select from.

For more information, please visit us at, or search for ‘Great Alaskan Holidays’ on Facebook  Bob Johnson, Director of Marketing, may be reached directly by calling (907) 677-4536.


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