TAG: Jesus Medrano

PLANET AEF welcomes 4 new ambassadors

March 31, 2015By

The Professional Landcare Network (PLANET) named the newest ambassadors of the PLANET Academic Excellence Foundation (PLANET AEF). The ambassadors reached such a status by pledging $25,000 to the foundation, which awards scholarships to students enrolled in landscape contracting and/or horticulture programs at two-year or four-year colleges and universities. They include: •           Mike Hommel, Designs by Sundown, Englewood, Colo.; •           Tom Fochtman,... read more

NHLA founder honored with Hispanicize Positive Impact Award

March 18, 2014By

Jesus  “Chuy” Medrano, founding member and immediate past president of the National Hispanic Landscape Alliance (NHLA), was selected as one of 20 winners of the 2014 Hispanicize Positive Impact Award, putting him in the running to be named Positive Impact Person of the Year. The award will be presented during the Positive Impact Awards Gala, held April 3 at the Intercontinental Hotel Miami (Florida).... read more

RMRTA bestows award to NHLA founding president

November 21, 2013By

The National Hispanic Landscape Alliance’s (NHLA) founding member and immediate past president, Jesus ‘Chuy’ Medrano, was named the Rocky Mountain Regional Turfgrass Association (RMRTA) 2013 Distinguished Service Award recipient, which is presented annually to a leader who has served the industry for more than 10 years. Medrano was honored for his success as the founder and owner of Co-Cal Landscaping in Denver and his... read more