TAG: Canopy Lawn Care

People on the Move: Ewing names new vp; BASF hires new director; PERC promotes from within; and more from Davey, Ruppert Landscape, Massey Services and Canopy Lawn Care

March 7, 2018By

Ewing Irrigation & Landscape Supply named Tom Childers as its Eastern Division vice president. Childers will lead Ewing’s continued growth and expansion in the eastern U.S., leveraging his more than 26 years of experience in the landscape and green industry. Childers’ experience includes business operations and development, sales and marketing. “Bringing Tom into the Ewing family of employees further strengthens... read more

Embracing web-based tools to measure lawns

January 5, 2018By
Photos: Canopy Lawn Care

Before you can generate a quote, you need to know how much area you’re working with. While that typically entails measuring each potential client’s property by hand, some landscape contractors are using property measurement tools to calculate that information. These web-based programs use satellite imagery and point-and-click measuring tools to provide accurate measurements of virtually any property. The types of... read more

People on the Move: Davey promotes 2 to vp positions; Canopy CEO presents at CO2 conference

December 13, 2017By

The Davey Tree Expert Co. promoted Larry Evans to vice president and general manager of the Davey Tree Surgery Co., a subsidiary of Davey Tree. Evans started with Davey in 1980 and moved up through the ranks of climber, foreman, district foreman and area supervisor in his first ten years. In 1997, he was promoted to account manager and then... read more

Inside Canopy Lawn Care

April 3, 2017By
Jason Arthurs

With a tech startup approach, Canopy seeks to shake up the residential landscape maintenance industry with a national brand. Ryan Winkel, operations specialist for Canopy Lawn Care, squints at his computer, straining to see a blue Post-it stuck to a contract that’s been scanned into the company’s system. The note was an add-on to a contract that belonged to Grass... read more

Eye in the Sky: A look inside Canopy’s operations office

March 16, 2017By

Raleigh, N.C.-based Canopy Lawn Care is able to oversee and manage its entire fleet from two television monitors inside its operations office. View the full story here. read more

How Slack, Intercom streamline Canopy’s communication

March 16, 2017By

Raleigh, N.C.-based Canopy Lawn Care’s technology stack relies on some third party applications, like Slack and Intercom, which help the company streamline communication between its sales and operations teams and its customers. On average, the company responds to every customer in under 10 minutes. Sales Manager Foster Nichols explains the process here. View the full story here. read more