TAG: Mariani Landscape

Mariani opens its doors to NALP, Grunder Field Trip

August 30, 2016By

The National Association of Landscape Professionals (NALP) hosted its Field Trip with Marty Grunder in the Chicago suburbs August 23-24. The event included a facility tour of Mariani Landscape’s Lake Bluff, Ill., headquarters. Nearly 150 professional landscapers were given an in-depth look at the Mariani operation. Day one started with a seminar led by consultant and speaker Marty Grunder, who used Mariani Landscape as a case... read more

People on the Move: Signature names partners, Stihl hires vp of operations, PBI/Gordon names vp, and more

May 4, 2016By

Signature Landscapes in Reno, Nev., named Tim Laskowski, Tim Scott and Sal Perez as partners of the company. Laskowski is the installation division manager and senior estimator. He’s held several leadership positions in the industry and helped to create the training certificate program for Landscape Industry Certified professionals administered by the Nevada Landscape Association. He joined Signature in 2007. Scott is the residential maintenance division manager and... read more

NALP, Grunder event heads to Mariani Landscape

April 12, 2016By

The National Association of Landscape Professionals (NALP) partnered with Marty Grunder, industry consultant and president/CEO of Grunder Landscaping Co., for a new educational event called the NALP Field Trip with Marty Grunder. The two-day event will take place in Chicago on Aug. 23-24. Attendees will tour Mariani Landscape, and CEO Frank Mariani will provide an insider’s look at the company. “I am honored... read more

Employer of choice

March 18, 2016By

To recruit and retain workers, smart landscape companies leverage culture, compensation and technology. Every morning, Chris Joyce greets every one of his employees. He stands in the parking lot, shakes their hands and says “hello” to each member of the team, which amounts to about 140 people in the summertime. “I’ve been doing it since when I started and only... read more

Mariani motivation

November 11, 2015By

Marisa Palmieri discusses meeting Frank Mariani, CEO of Mariani Landscape, and learning about his motivational story in the landscape industry. read more

Companies in the News: Bruce Wilson & Co., Winter Services, Mariani, The LaurelRock Co.

October 9, 2015By

Winter Services, a West Allis, Wisc.-based commercial snow and ice management company, received the 2015 Snow & Ice Management Association (SIMA) Safety Award for the fourth consecutive year. The company was also named one of the fastest growing companies in Southeastern Wisconsin by the Milwaukee Business Journal. Mariani Landscape, a landscape maintenance and design firm from Lake Bluff, Ill., won... read more