TAG: Bill Roddy

LM Growth Summit event taking applicants

July 5, 2017By

Applications are currently being accepted for the 2017 LM Growth Summit, an event that pairs leading supplier partners with pre-qualified landscaping and lawn care professionals. The event consists of one-on-one meetings, educational sessions and relaxed professional networking. Held in the first-class Reunion Resort in Orlando, Fla., Nov. 15-17, the event gives landscaping and lawn care professionals the opportunity to work... read more

LM debuts new look at GIE+EXPO

October 27, 2014By

On the cusp of and amid GIE+EXPO, LM unveiled a fully redesigned magazine. Here’s how the team rolled out its new look. For more on the redesign, read the Editor’s Note from the October issue.   read more

Doing something that matters

October 3, 2014By

In one way or another most of us have been affected by cancer. Whether you know someone who’s fighting cancer now, someone who’s survived cancer or someone whose life has been taken by cancer, it’s likely this disease has caused you to declare, “Cancer sucks!” I’ve uttered those words for my hero, my dad. He survived cancer on two different... read more

Landscape industry members accept ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

August 22, 2014By

As the Ice Bucket Challenge sweeps social media this summer, members of the landscape industry are jumping on board with their own versions, often incorporating equipment from their operations. The Ice Bucket Challenge dares participants to be filmed dumping a bucket of ice water over their heads and/or make a donation to support research for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), also... read more

Project EverGreen volunteers green up Liberty Island

June 11, 2014By

The Statue of Liberty is famously green, with her oxidized copper patina. But one part of Liberty Island, where the monument sits, was in need of a green up, due to damage caused by Hurricane Sandy in October 2012. On June 10 more than 30 volunteers coordinated by Project EverGreen, a national non-profit organization that revitalizes green spaces, partook in... read more

LM staff app picks

December 3, 2013By

I don’t know about you, but I always want to know what technology tools others are using to make their lives easier. After all, that’s the inspiration for this month’s cover story. As we were working on this issue, it occurred to me that I’d never asked my co-workers their favorite business-related apps. So, I inquired. Here’s what I found out.... read more