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John Deere Landscapes exec Jeff Lanahan retires

May 28, 2014By

After a nearly 20-year tenure, 
Jeff Lanahan is retiring as senior vice president of John Deere Landscapes (JDL). “We would like to express our appreciation to Jeff for his significant contribution to the successful development of our business over a long career with John Deere Landscapes and we wish him well in the future,” CEO Doug Black said. “Our team... read more

Doug Black named new CEO of John Deere Landscapes 


April 28, 2014By

  John Deere Landscapes (JDL) appointed Doug Black to CEO. Black joins JDL from Atlanta-based Oldcastle, a $12.6 billion building materials manufacturer and distributor and subsidiary of CRH, which is a supplier to JDL. “Doug is a proven leader and a world-class business builder who understands JDL’s business model,” said Paul Pressler, chairman of JDL and an operating partner at... read more