TAG: Atlanta

Arbor-Nomics among Atlanta’s best companies to work for

May 6, 2014By

Arbor-Nomics Turf was named one of  “Atlanta’s Best and Brightest Companies to Work For” in 2014. The company received the designation as part of the Best and Brightest Companies to Work For competition, which honors companies in seven regions that perform excellently in their human resource practices and employee enrichments. Organizations were assessed on communication, work-life balance, employee education, diversity,... read more

1-Minute Mentor: Chris Williams

December 6, 2013By

Meet Chris Williams, owner of Landscapes of the South, Canton, Ga. Who is your mentor? There were two folks who helped me in my career. Doug Davis was the owner of the prior business that I worked for. Another fellow, Jim Lanier, worked there for a number of years as the vice president. Doug taught me the business of taking... read more

History in the making

November 7, 2013By

The decision nearly 20 years ago to provide landscape maintenance at cost for a high-profile but financially struggling property with historical significance has turned into a unique opportunity for Jim Lawrence, owner of Providence Landscape in Charlotte, N.C. Today the $8 million landscape maintenance and design/build company is a partner in the effort to redesign the gardens at The Duke... read more

Ruppert bolsters staff in Atlanta branch

October 16, 2013By

Ruppert Landscape, based in Laytonsvill, Md., hired Allison Reid, Eric Spangler and Chuck Mauldin to its landscape construction branch in Atlanta. The hires were made to accommodate local growth and at a jobsite in Houston run from the company’s Atlanta branch. Reid, a resident of Houston, was hired as an assistant project manager to support the Exxon Mobile jobsite. She... read more

Water Wise 2010: Part 1

October 1, 2010By

In this special Water Wise supplement you will learn about Lovett School, an incredible private school in Atlanta that embraces water conservation within its core vision. Also Brian Vinchesi, an irrigation consultant and EPA WaterSense Partner of the Year, shares how to make every irrigation project a winner. Understanding water’s worth We as a society, and especially those of us... read more