TAG: Ralph Egues

NHLA, NALP partner for Lawn Care Month

April 4, 2017By

The National Hispanic Landscape Alliance (NHLA) is supporting the National Association of Landscape Professionals (NALP) in dedicating April as National Lawn Care Month. The information campaign, which includes downloadable resources, is designed to educate the public on “how turfgrass positively contributes to the environment, their health and their wallets.” “We encourage all landscape industry professionals to join us in highlighting not... 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

NHLA founder honored with Hispanicize Positive Impact Award

March 18, 2014By

Jesus  “Chuy” Medrano, founding member and immediate past president of the National Hispanic Landscape Alliance (NHLA), was selected as one of 20 winners of the 2014 Hispanicize Positive Impact Award, putting him in the running to be named Positive Impact Person of the Year. The award will be presented during the Positive Impact Awards Gala, held April 3 at the Intercontinental Hotel Miami (Florida).... read more

Rotary becomes NHLA supporting member

March 5, 2014By

Rotary Corp. joined the National Hispanic Landscape Alliance (NHLA) as a supporting member. “Rotary recognizes the growing impact of Hispanic Americans in the landscape industry and supports the efforts of NHLA to encourage high standards of professionalism and leadership within their ranks,” said Ed Nelson, president and CEO of Rotary. He went on to point out there’s an estimated half... read more