TAG: GreenPal

Another Uber-style lawn service launches

June 19, 2015By

Detroit-based LawnGuru has launched, throwing its hat in the ring with other Uber-style, on-demand lawn maintenance start ups like Mowz, LawnStarter and GreenPal. Currently, the app has 500 users and services nine Michigan cities. Users request a cut from the app by entering the property’s address and calculating the area that needs mowed. Based on time, location and size of... read more

GreenPal awards Texas A&M student with scholarship

June 15, 2015By

GreenPal, an Uber-style landscape company, named Texas A&M business student Jason Gordman the recipient of its $2,000 “Tomorrow’s Entrepreneur” scholarship. Gordman was selected from a pool of more than 300 applicants across the country. “The money will be a big help to my family and me,” said Gordman. “It is nice to receive recognition for some of my accomplishments thus... read more

Mobile technology at your fingertips could change your business

August 4, 2014By

How Uber-like mobile technology could change the way you find, communicate with and bill customers. When Bryan Clayton owned Peach Tree Landscapes, it focused on commercial maintenance. The Nashville, Tenn.-based firm didn’t offer residential mowing. That’s why his staff always kept a list of other landscape companies by the phone to give referrals to homeowners who called the office for... read more