TAG: Phil Key

Ruppert honors 18 employees at annual banquet

March 28, 2014By

Eighteen Ruppert Landscape employees were honored at the company’s annual awards banquet held at the Turf Valley Resort. “These awards spotlight exceptional individuals whose superior efforts and skills have benefited our customers and our employees,” said Phil Key, president of the Laytonsville, Md.-based company. “We are truly proud of each of these individuals and what they’ve accomplished.” Jack Jones, region... read more

Ruppert’s growth spurs branch opening, promotion

January 20, 2014By

Ruppert Landscape, located in Laytonsville, Md., expanded its Pennsylvania operations to include a new branch in King of Prussia, Pa. “The Pennsylvania, Delaware and New Jersey market is a vibrant area with a lot of great customers,” said Phil Key, president.  “We are fortunate to be in a position to expand with a new branch and provide growth opportunity for... read more

Ruppert promotes Jack Jones to region manager

November 15, 2013By

Laytonsville, Md.-based Ruppert Landscape promoted Jack Jones to region manager, requiring him to oversee branches in Raleigh, N.C., Charlotte, N.C., and Atlanta. “Jack is a charismatic leader and challenges people to be their best,” said President Phil Key. “He has been actively involved with strategic planning for the division even before his promotion and has created many initiatives that have... read more

Ruppert deems Bob Jones president of landscape construction

November 11, 2013By

Ruppert Landscape, based in Laytonsville, Md., promoted of Bob Jones to president of its landscape construction division. “This promotion was made in recognition of what Bob has done in the past and in anticipation of the role he will continue to play going forward,” said President Phil Key. “With anticipated company growth we have an increased need for additional leadership... read more

Ruppert welcomes return of director of fleet operations

October 31, 2013By

Ruppert Landscape, of Laytonsville, Md., welcomed Ken Railey back to the company as director of fleet operations. He formerly served in the position prior to the sale of the company in 1998. In this role, Railey again will oversee the company’s fleet management initiatives by providing leadership, vendor relation expertise, purchasing skill, policy and program guidance, innovation know-how and monitoring... read more

Ruppert dubs regional vice presidents

October 22, 2013By

  Ruppert Landscape, of Laytonsville, Md., promoted Doug Halsey and Fred Key to the position of regional vice president for the company’s northern and southern regions, respectively. Overseeing the northern region, Halsey will be responsible for the company’s branches in Washington, D.C., Maryland and Pennsylvania. “Doug is a strong leader and has excelled at developing a great team of branch... read more