TAG: Klausing Group

Safety Watch: Mower mortalities

July 23, 2019By
Illustration: iStock.com/Vectorios2016

It’s time to stop ignoring safety warnings and equipment limitations. Do your part to prevent the next riding mower fatality. read more

Kentucky businesses share business tips, strategies at NALP facility tour

October 20, 2016By

The National Association of Landscape Professionals kicked off GIE+EXPO week with a trip to three landscape companies in Lexington, Ky., on Oct. 18. Under the microscope for this year’s event were the Klausing Group, Henkel Denmark and Godolphin’s Gainsborough Farm. The first stop on the tour was Henkel Denmark. Founded by Gordon Denmark and Bill Henkel, the company is driven by... read more

PLANET dubs 9 new Trailblazers

September 11, 2014By

The Professional Landcare Network (PLANET) named nine new Trailblazers, two for their excellence in design/build installation and seven for their achievements in landscape management. The new trailblazers, nominated by peers for their contributions to the Green Industry, include: Darin Brockelbank, Metro GreenScape, Charlotte, N.C. (design/build installation); Joel Hafner, Fine Earth Landscape, Poolesville, Md. (design/build installation); Bill Arman, The Harvest Group, Dana Point,... read more

What I’m Reading Wednesday: What color is your logo?

March 26, 2014By

Are you thinking about rebranding or spiffing up your company’s logo? Here’s a good reminder to consider more than what color you like or what merely looks good on paper. What Does the Color of Your Logo Say About Your Business? Entrepreneur When you started your business you probably didn’t put too much thought into your logo design or color.... read more

March 2014 Web Extra: Stranger than fiction?

March 18, 2014By

  Roscoe and Brook Klausing, the subjects of the Landscape Management March 2014 cover story, met Jim Paluch in the late 1990s, around the time they became involved in the Professional Landcare Network (PLANET, it was ALCA at the time). He had just started his consulting business, J.P. Horizons.   Paluch recalls their meeting: “Roscoe was this tall, very formal,... read more

Same tree, different branches

March 12, 2014By

Talking to the Klausing brothers is like addressing two sides of the same brain. On the left is the oldest, Roscoe Klausing, 37, president and CEO of Klausing Group, a $2.8 million commercial grounds maintenance firm in Lexington, Ky. He’s genuine. Logical. A planner. On the right side younger brother Brook Klausing, 36, owner of $1.5 million, New York City-based... read more