TAG: San Diego

TPI sets international conference in San Diego Feb. 16-19

January 9, 2015By

Turfgrass Producers International (TPI) is hosting its 2015 International Education Conference & Field Day in San Diego Feb. 16–19. The Omni La Costa Resort & Spa will serve as the host hotel. In additional to turfgrass professionals, also in attendance will be manufacturers and suppliers of equipment, products, supplies and services. As part of the event, there will be two... read more

SB Capital Partners acquires San-Diego-based Aerations Only

October 2, 2014By

SB Capital Partners acquired Aerations Only, the San Diego Union-Tribune reported. Aerations Only, located in San Diego, fixes on lawn aerations services, plus is a lawn care product distributor. Resulting from the acquisition, Aerations Only will operated under the name The Lawn Guys with expanded service offerings and new lines of landscaping products. For more on this story visit, U-T San Diego. read more

Throwback Thursday: April 1988

January 30, 2014By

If Super Bowl turf were a human it’d be the most high-maintenance celebrity in Hollywood—my equivalent of choice would be Kanye West, but that’s based on disdain (no, not because he bashed Taylor Swift onstage at the MTV Video Music Awards). It wasn’t until I discovered the April 1988 issue of Landscape Management that I realized how much depth there... read more

Case study: Green wall revitalized at Andaz San Diego

October 10, 2012By

An A-list and celebrity favorite for its posh accommodations and spicy nightlife, the  Andaz San Diego by Hyatt is a boldly progressive hotel in the city’s historic Gaslamp Quarter. With its sleek style and fresh attitude, this chic hotel has become a hot-spot for visitors and locals alike.  It  offers the Ivy Entertainment experience, including the Ivy Nightclub, Ivy Wine... read more

Homeless, but not hopeless

March 1, 2010By

Chris Gardner, author of the best-selling autobiography ‘The Pursuit of Happyness,’ shares his street smarts with Green Industry professionals. Every time I see the movie ‘The Pursuit of Happyness,’ I’m absolutely amazed. How did those people spend $70 million to tell a story about what I did with nothing?” half-jokes Chris Gardner, who penned the same-named rags-to-riches autobiography on which... read more