TAG: BrightView

Managed exits and BrightView results

May 15, 2019By

Greg Herring reviews BrightView's latest financial records and shares why managed exits are so important for landscape companies. read more

People on the Move: Donnelly inducted into Green Industry Hall of Fame; Buyers Products names new district sales manager; Davey makes three appointments, promotions

May 15, 2019By

Tom C. Donnelly, ASLA, president of BrightView Landscape Development, was inducted into Green Industry Hall of Fame, a California-based landscape organization. With the mission to honor and preserve green contributions, the annual Green Industry Awards honor exceptional individuals who have worked in, invented and changed the industry. The Green industry Awards are held yearly and honor inductees from many different... read more

Five Questions: Brian Haga

May 1, 2019By
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Brian Haga, president of Scientific Plant Service, shares details on his career, labor challenges and even his family and summer vacations. read more

Former ValleyCrest chairman launches Sperber Landscape Cos.

April 9, 2019By
Sperber Landscape Companies

Former chairman and CEO of ValleyCrest Cos., Richard Sperber, launched a new company, Sperber Landscape Cos. (SLC). The new company, headquartered in Calabasas, Calif., provides landscape services for commercial clients throughout the U.S. Primarily providing maintenance services, SLC will also provide design and installation services for select commercial projects. One of SLC’s current projects includes the exterior site work for... read more

BrightView to perform restoration at historic park

March 26, 2019By

BrightView Landscapes is donating landscaping rehabilitation work to Independence National Historical Park (INHP) in Philadelphia, including complete replacement of sod in the park’s most visited section, Block One of Independence Mall. The work is scheduled to begin in late March 2019 and will continue until the end of April. The lawn will remain roped off through May to allow the... read more

BrightView acquires Benchmark Landscapes

February 7, 2019By

BrightView Holdings acquired Benchmark Landscapes, a commercial landscaping company headquartered in Austin, Texas. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Founded in 2002, Benchmark is a provider of commercial landscaping services in Texas, including landscape maintenance, design, installation, hardscapes, irrigation and tree care. Benchmark’s 240 employees cover a service area from Austin to San Antonio, inclusive of the San Marcos... read more