TAG: National Hispanic Landscape Alliance

NHLA brings educational sessions to West Coast

August 6, 2015By

The National Hispanic Landscape Alliance (NHLA), the trade association for the professional development of Hispanics in the U.S. landscape industry, will host its “Train the Trainer” sessions on the West Coast this month. The two-and-a-half-day educational program will take place from Aug. 23-26 at the Mary & Joseph Retreat and Conference Center in Rancho Palos Verdes, Calif. The program is... read more

Kawasaki partners with NHLA

July 27, 2015By

The Engines Division of Kawasaki Motors Corp., U.S.A., joined in a partnership with the National Hispanic Landscape Alliance (NHLA), becoming one of the organization’s “supporting members” and helping it to facilitate and promote the advancement of Hispanic Americans as landscape industry professionals and leaders. “Kawasaki is proud to join forces with the NHLA as it broadens efforts to reach out... read more

NHLA names 2015-2016 Board of Directors

June 25, 2015By

The National Hispanic Landscape Alliance (NHLA), the trade association for the professional development of Hispanics in the U.S. landscape industry, named its new Board of Directors for the 2015-2016 term. The NHLA chose its leadership to reflect the diversity of the landscape industry, including both Hispanic and non-Hispanic members. This year’s board of officers includes: President Juan Torres, Founder of... read more

GIE+EXPO to include Latino Link programs

June 22, 2015By

GIE+EXPO has expanded its seminar schedule and will offer Latino Link, a series of seminars presented by the National Hispanic Landscape Alliance (NHLA). The seminar will include a breakfast session for dealers, three seminars for owners and managers of landscape businesses and two Spanish-language sessions for members of the Hispanic workforce. The Latino Link schedule is: Wednesday, Oct. 21 8:30... read more

NHLA, others sue DOL, DHS over H-2B policies

June 4, 2015By

The National Hispanic Landscape Alliance (NHLA) joined Bayou Lawn & Landscape Services, the National Association of Landscape Professionals, Superior Forestry and the Small and Seasonal Business Legal Center in filing a lawsuit against the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) and the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Florida. The lawsuit asks... read more

Toro bolsters Hispanic-American support, partners with NHLA

February 6, 2015By

The Toro Co. partnered with the National Hispanic Landscape Alliance (NHLA) to better support and work with the Hispanic-American segment of the landscaping industry. The partnership was finalized in early 2015. “All of us here at Toro understand the growing influence of Hispanic-Americans in the landscape industry, and we want to do our part in helping advance the NHLA’s message,” said... read more