TAG: Akehurst Landscape Services

People on the Move: Akehurst employees celebrate 25 years; new hires, promotions for Aspire, Davey, K-Rain, Ruppert

March 22, 2017By

Akehurst Landscape Service, a full-service landscape company headquartered in Joppa, Md.,  is recognizing two employees celebrating their 25th anniversaries with the firm. David Guzman started working in the firm as a laborer and is currently serving as field supervisor overseeing six crews. Jose Herrera joined the company in 1992 as a laborer. He now holds the position of Team Leader, overseeing a grounds maintenance crew.... read more

Akehurst Landscape Service names new president and CEO

August 25, 2014By

Akehurst Landscape Service’s board of directors appointed John Akehurst to president of the Joppa, Md.-based full-service horticulture business. John Akehurst succeeds his brother, the late Brian Akehurst, who held the position for nine years and died unexpectedly last month. The company, founded in 1876, is in its fifth generation of family ownership. “While I grieve the loss of my brother... read more