TAG: Swingle

SavATree scoops up Swingle in pursuit of ‘national brand’ status

October 12, 2017By

Bedford Hills, N.Y.-based SavATree merged with Denver-based Swingle Lawn, Tree & Landscape Care. Terms were not disclosed for the deal, which is a step toward SavATree’s vision of building a national brand. SavATree ranked No. 15 on the 2017 LM150 list of largest landscape companies with nearly $90 million in 2016 revenue. Swingle ranked No. 80 at $23.7 million. This... read more

People on the Move: NALP selects tech adviser; LandCare adds two executives; and more

March 9, 2016By

The National Association of Landscape Professionals (NALP) selected Barry Troutman, Ph.D., as its new technical adviser. Troutman, a 38-year veteran of the industry, most recently served as director and vice president of technical services for ValleyCrest. Previously, he worked in technical and training capacities with Massey Services and ChemLawn. Troutman also worked with the Professional Lawn Care Association of America, an NALP legacy association. Heaviland Landscape Management in... read more

Swingle receives ALCC 2014 ELITE award

March 12, 2015By

The Associated Landscape Contractors of Colorado (ALCC) bestowed its inaugural ELITE award to Swingle Lawn, Tree & Landscape Care for its “Beecause We Care” campaign. The ELITE awards, which stand for Elevating the Landscape Industry Through Excellence, is given to a company that offers a creative solution to a problem facing Colorado landscapes. Via its Beecause We Care campaign, Swingle took... read more

Swingle hires new supervisor

March 5, 2014By

Swingle Lawn, Tree & Landscape Care hired Douglas Hurst as its newest supervisor in enhancement services for the Denver metro area. “Doug’s upbeat personality, knowledge, and professionalism will represent Swingle well,” said Nate Talocco, Swingle’s enhancement service manager. “He brings a wealth of industry experience that will help take Swingle to the next level.” Hurst most recently served as the... read more

Swingle names new landscape care consultant

February 3, 2014By

Swingle Lawn, Tree & Landscape Care, located in Denver, promoted Michael Masters to landscape care consultant for the Greeley, Colo.-area. Performing in a sales role, Masters will provide expert lawn and tree care advice for Swingle customers as he works to build the relationship with current customers and create awareness of Swingle’s services among the community. “We are excited to... read more

Direct Solutions, Swingle team for CSU’s Ram Town Green Up

October 9, 2012By

LOVELAND, COLO.—Football fans visiting Ram Town at Hughes Stadium tailgating area before Colorado State University’s home football games this season have been celebrating on greener, healthier turf courtesy of Direct Solutions, Swingle Lawn, Tree and Landscape Care, and Agrium Advanced Technologies’ (AAT’s) Spread it & Forget it controlled release fertilizer. Through its sponsorship of CSU Athletics, Direct Solutions is providing... read more