TAG: Inc.

Owner of landscape company sent to prison, fined for role in fraud

January 13, 2020By

The U.S. Attorney’s Office of the Southern District of Ohio reports Doug Evans, owner of Evans Landscaping in Newtown, Ohio, was sentenced to 21 months in prison and fined $25,000 for wire fraud. Evans and Jim Bailey, vice president of operations for Evans Landscaping, were convicted following a jury trial in December 2018. Evans Landscaping Inc. was also convicted of... read more

LandOpt presents company, individual awards at its 8th annual Operations Field Day

August 10, 2018By

The LandOpt Contractor Network presented company and individual awards at its eighth annual Operations Field Day, held July 31-Aug. 1. This year’s event was hosted by Michael Bellantoni Inc. in White Plains, N.Y. “Giving these awards shows landscape contractors that goals can be made and met successfully,” said Success Coach Mark Borrasso. Company winners included: Eichenlaub – best performance against... read more

Holganix nabs spot on Inc. 500

August 28, 2014By

Inc. magazine ranked Holganix No. 186 on its 33rd annual Inc. 500 list, a ranking of the nation’s fastest growing privately held companies. “Some of world’s greatest companies have had their start on the Inc. 500 list,” said Holganix CEO Barrett Ersek, mentioning companies like Dell, LinkedIn and Domino’s Pizza.  “We’re humbled, honored and grateful to have been selected as part... read more

2012 California spring trials preview

March 11, 2012By

By Jamie J. Gooch When Glenn Goldsmith opened his greenhouse to show off his new varieties to customers in 1967, he could not have predicted it would start the ball rolling on what would become the California Spring Trials. Visitors who preregister for the trials can make their way from Gilroy, CA (where the Goldsmith family began the trials and... read more