TAG: Roger Zino

Zino, Mandell to depart BrightView

November 11, 2015By

Several key executives will step down from BrightView by the end of the year. BrightView is the new name of the Brickman Group and ValleyCrest, which merged last year. Vice Chairman Roger Zino will depart to pursue opportunities outside the company, according to a BrightView spokesperson. Zino was CEO of ValleyCrest Cos. prior to the merger with Brickman. Andy Mandell,... read more

Brickman, ValleyCrest complete merger

July 1, 2014By

Effective June 30, the Brickman Group and ValleyCrest Landscape Cos. completed their merger. “This merger combines over 140 years of industry knowledge, innovation and experience,” said Andrew Kerin, CEO of the combined company. “As one company, we plan to accelerate the growth of our business—providing greater opportunities for our team members and more customized solutions for our clients throughout the lifecycle... read more

Q&A: Brickman, ValleyCrest CEOs address merger

May 23, 2014By

Earlier this week, the Brickman Group and ValleyCrest Cos. officials put a month of rumors to rest when they said they would merge, creating a nearly $2 billion company with a national footprint and offices on two coasts. The companies, based in Rockville, Md., and Calabasas, Calif., respectively, are the two largest landscape service providers in North America. Brickman CEO... read more

Brickman, ValleyCrest agree to merge

May 21, 2014By
logo: Brickman and ValleyCrest

The Brickman Group, based in Rockville, Md., and Calabasas, Calif.-based ValleyCrest Cos. agreed to merge. Terms were not disclosed for the deal, which creates a nearly $2 billion landscape and snow services company. Combined, Brickman and ValleyCrest will have more than 20,000 employees. The merger is expected to close by mid-2014. Following the close, current Brickman owner KKR will have... read more

Difference makers

March 12, 2014By

What makes the difference between you and your competitors? You may think you know, and you may have an answer you give to customers and prospects who ask, but do you really know? Of course, this is a rhetorical question because no one could actually account for all the variances. It was interesting, though, to hear one firm’s take on what... read more

ValleyCrest executive team gains Gareth Asten

September 10, 2013By

ValleyCrest Landscape Cos. welcomed Gareth Asten to its executive team as the Calabasas, Calif.-based firm’s executive vice president and CFO. “ValleyCrest’s market leadership is impressive; the opportunity to have a hand in shepherding that continued success is an attractive one,” Asten said. “ValleyCrest is a company with a storied history and a promising future. I’m thrilled to be a part... read more