TAG: Brickman Group

Project EverGreen renovates 2 North Carolina parks

April 18, 2016By

Project EverGreen updated parks in Greensboro and Durham, N.C. Part of the organization’s “Healthy Turf. Healthy Kids.” initiative, the updated parks in North Carolina are three of about a dozen projects scheduled for 2016. “Parks, sports fields and recreational play areas are vital to healthy, thriving communities,” said Cindy Code, executive director of Project EverGreen. “Our mission is to preserve and enhance green... read more

BrightView rebranding begins

March 17, 2016By

Now through mid-summer, BrightView is rolling out its new brand. This process follows the integration of The Brickman Group and ValleyCrest Cos. The companies merged in mid-2014 and announced the new name and brand in December 2014. “This is a significant day as we take the next step in communicating BrightView and the promise of delivering confidence from excellence,” said... read more

Zino, Mandell to depart BrightView

November 11, 2015By

Several key executives will step down from BrightView by the end of the year. BrightView is the new name of the Brickman Group and ValleyCrest, which merged last year. Vice Chairman Roger Zino will depart to pursue opportunities outside the company, according to a BrightView spokesperson. Zino was CEO of ValleyCrest Cos. prior to the merger with Brickman. Andy Mandell,... read more

Reliable, TR Gear acquired by Five Seasons

October 16, 2015By

Two Midwest commercial landscape and snow removal companies have been acquired by Five Seasons Property Management. Five Seasons is a new company based in Southeastern Pennsylvania. It acquired Reliable Property Services, based in St. Paul, Minn., in July, followed by TR Gear Landscaping, based in Fairfield, Ohio, late last month. “I look forward to working with these two teams to... read more

TruGreen LandCare rebrands

June 3, 2015By

TruGreen LandCare, based in Ijamsville, Md., rebranded, changing its name to LandCare. A new logo and colors also debuted along with the tagline, “Your Land. Our Care.” The brand was developed with input from branch teams. CEO Mike Bogan, a former Brickman executive who took the helm in 2014, met with several hundred team members across all 50 branches over... read more

Dan Foley, Janelle Bruland among PLANET award winners

March 10, 2015By

The Professional Landcare Network (PLANET) held its annual leadership awards program at the Breakfast for Business Success during Great Escape at Atlantis Resort, Bahamas. Receiving this year’s Lifetime Leadership Award was Dan Foley, LIC, past-president of PLANET. This award is presented annually to a member of the association who has demonstrated leadership, service and commitment to PLANET and the landscape industry.... read more