TAG: Memphis

Three takeaways from Memphis newspaper’s TruGreen report

July 26, 2017By
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The Commercial Appeal, a daily newspaper in Memphis, Tenn., published a profile of TruGreen, which is headquartered in Memphis. The article details the series of events that revitalized a slumping TruGreen into the thriving company that acquired Scotts LawnService last year. The newspaper interviewed TruGreen CEO David Alexander, who took over in 2012 and was previously chief executive for CitiTrends, an apparel... read more

TruGreen named top workplace in Memphis

December 27, 2016By

The Commercial Appeal, a newspaper in Memphis, Tenn., named TruGreen one of Memphis’ Top Workplaces. “We are honored to receive the Top Workplaces award for a third year in a row,” said David Alexander, TruGreen president and CEO. “It means that our associates are proud of the work atmosphere and culture we have worked hard to create. We’ve continued to experience growth... read more

Davey acquires Memphis-based company

May 5, 2016By

The Davey Tree Expert Co. acquired the assets of Jones Bros. Tree & Landscape, a residential tree care company near Memphis, Tenn. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. “This new chapter of Jones Bros. will help us deliver even better tree care to those in the greater Memphis area,” said Bob Jurgens, owner and president of Jones Bros. since... read more

TruGreen among top 100 companies for Latinos

May 14, 2014By

Memphis-headquartered TruGreen was named in Latino magazine’s top 100 companies for Latinos, which was listed in the magazine’s Spring 2014 issue. In selecting the 2014 Latino 100, Latino evaluated corporations based on nominations submitted formally and informally by Latino nonprofits, community organizations, readers, partners and stakeholders. In 2013, TruGreen launched a Healthy Green Space Initiative to work with Latino and African Americans leaders in... read more