TAG: NALP

NALP initiates national search for next CEO

July 12, 2019By

The National Association of Landscape Professionals (NALP) has initiated a national search to identify its next CEO. The organization’s board of directors has identified the experiences and competencies that will be sought in the new staff leader and created an extensive position description to recruit candidates interested in serving the professional lawn and landscape industry, those prepared to strategically address its... read more

NALP Field Trip: Frank & Marty’s Excellent Adventure

July 5, 2019By

There is no better—or faster—way to move your business or career forward than taking an in-depth tour of a winning company and seeing, up close and in person, how they execute and operate. And with Frank Mariani, CEO of one of the largest privately held landscaping companies in the country, and Marty, CEO of Grunder Landscaping Co. and a leading... read more

Hardscape Solutions: Play on

June 26, 2019By
Play area (Photo: Town & Gardens)

The story and images behind New York City-based Town & Gardens' renovation on a multiphase, multibuilding play and lounge area. read more

ICPI joins forces with NALP to address workforce crisis

June 19, 2019By

The National Association of Landscape Professionals (NALP) and the Interlocking Concrete Pavement Institute (ICPI) announced their intent to collaborate in addressing the green industry’s workforce crisis. ICPI is the first nationally focused association in the green industry to join with NALP, through its Industry Growth Initiative, to provide the leadership to impact change for the most significant issue facing the industry today:... read more

Hardscape Solutions: A modernist garden

May 24, 2019By
View of modernist garden spa (Photo: Ledden Palimeno Landscape Co.)

Location: Haddonfield, N.J. Company: Ledden Palimeno Landscape Co. With midcentury modern architecture at the heart of this design, the clients wished to incorporate elements such as a rectangular pool with a quartz finish, a heavy-beam cedar pergola and minimal decking to allow the lawn to be part of the lounge area. Ledden Palimeno Landscape Co. landed the job through a... read more

Inside the National Collegiate Landscape Competition

May 22, 2019By

NC State University’s Lee Ivy offers an inside look at the National Collegiate Landscape Competition and how it helps prepare the next generation of green industry professionals. read more