TAG: Spring-Green Lawn Care

People on the Move: Davey appoints Daniel Herms to vp position; NCNLA selects 2 industry pros for its board of directors; and more from Aspire, LandCare, Massey Services and Spring-Green Lawn Care

February 7, 2018By

The Davey Tree Expert Co. appointed Daniel Herms to vice president of research and development. Herms joins the Davey company with more than 30 years of experience and leadership in arboreta and academia. In 1984, he started his career as the director of pest management at Dow Gardens in Midland, Mich. In his time at Dow Gardens, he designed its... read more

SJ Ward Landscapes diversifies with Spring-Green

November 30, 2017By

Spring-Green Lawn Care welcomed a new franchise owner, Steve Ward of SJ Ward Landscapes in Longmont, Colo. Ward said his diversification with Spring-Green is a long-term commitment that will provide stability for the future. “Spring-Green expands our opportunity to provide fertilization and weed control services to commercial and residential properties,” he said. “At scale this business can be very profitable... read more

Companies in the News: Toro mower giveaway winner receives zero-turn mower, Greenworks opens North American headquarters and more from Wright, Ariens, Pinnacle V, Spring-Green

February 1, 2017By

Edward Smith of Smith Lawn Service in Booneville, Miss., winner of Toro’s 2016 GIE+EXPO mower giveaway, received his new Z Master zero-turn mower. The Z Master Professional 6000 Series model features a 34-hp Kohler Command Pro EFI 999cc engine with Horizon Technology, and a 72-inch Turbo Force cutting deck. “I was pretty shocked when I first learned that I had... read more

Lawns on the mend

September 15, 2016By

After a hot, dry summer, fall is the perfect time of year to revive and rejuvenate customers’ lawns. After hot, dry summertime weather, turf grass welcomes the cooler temperatures and precipitation that fall can bring. “Fall is a time of renewal for turf,” said Jamie Breuninger, technical leader for Dow AgroSciences Turf & Ornamental. “The plant is recovering from the... read more

People on the Move: Davey adds business developer, Spring-Green hires director of business development and more

September 7, 2016By

Esterline Landscape, based in Central Florida, named Geeta Singh-Knight CEO of the company. She replaces Dan Esterline, who has served as CEO since 2006. Singh-Knight has 25 years of experience, previously serving as CFO, COO and CEO at Clico Life and General Insurance Co. in Georgetown, Guyana. She also served as chief accountant at Beka Casting in Ontario, Canada. She holds a Master’s Degree... read more

People on the Move: IFMA names Miller foundation chair; more from Ruppert, Takeuchi-US, Kawasaki, Spring-Green, Davey, Arborjet

July 6, 2016By

The International Facility Management Association (IFMA) Foundation named Kent Miller its foundation chair. Miller is the president of Caretaker Landscape & Tree Management. The 25-year-old foundation—which has an 18-person board and operates a $1 million budget—provides $150,000 in scholarships annually. It also runs an accreditation program with various colleges and works on initiatives, such as the Global Workforce Initiative, to promote facility management as a... read more