TAG: The Brickman Group

Dan Foley, Janelle Bruland among PLANET award winners

March 10, 2015By

The Professional Landcare Network (PLANET) held its annual leadership awards program at the Breakfast for Business Success during Great Escape at Atlantis Resort, Bahamas. Receiving this year’s Lifetime Leadership Award was Dan Foley, LIC, past-president of PLANET. This award is presented annually to a member of the association who has demonstrated leadership, service and commitment to PLANET and the landscape industry.... read more

Brickman/ValleyCrest snag Associa account

March 5, 2015By

The Brickman Group and ValleyCrest Landscape Cos.—to be branded as BrightView in mid-2015 as part of their recent merger—became the exclusive landscaping provider for Associa, “the world’s largest community association management firm,” with 4 million residents across the country. “Brickman/ValleyCrest is already at the top of its class as a landscaping provider and we are proud to tell our communities... read more

Pro-Motion Consulting hires Kostrzewa, recognizes Boomer

November 10, 2014By

Pro-Motion Consulting bulked up its consultant roster, welcoming Dennis Kostrzewa to the firm. In addition, Leslie Boomer obtained an international certification from the Gallup organization as a Certified Strengths Coach. Boomer will put her certification to use, working with individuals and teams to help them understand and leverage their talents as strengths. She also will continue facilitating Pro-Motion Consulting’s Building on... read more

Former Brickman exec Bogan named TruGreen LandCare CEO

October 29, 2014By

Ijamsville, Md.-based TruGreen LandCare appointed Michael Bogan as CEO, effective Nov. 3. Bogan succeeds Vidu Kulkarni, who steps down as CEO following a three-year term. Bogan spent 23 years with The Brickman Group before starting a consulting business in 2013. During his tenure at Brickman, he was involved with both organic and acquisition growth opportunities. “This is a great opportunity... read more

PLANET dubs 9 new Trailblazers

September 11, 2014By

The Professional Landcare Network (PLANET) named nine new Trailblazers, two for their excellence in design/build installation and seven for their achievements in landscape management. The new trailblazers, nominated by peers for their contributions to the Green Industry, include: Darin Brockelbank, Metro GreenScape, Charlotte, N.C. (design/build installation); Joel Hafner, Fine Earth Landscape, Poolesville, Md. (design/build installation); Bill Arman, The Harvest Group, Dana Point,... read more

Landscape Development names Fredric Haskett VP

July 28, 2014By

Landscape Development named a new vice president of maintenance: Fredric Haskett. Haskett has been a part of the landscape industry for more than 35 years, with his most recent position as branch manager for Trugreen Landcare in San Diego. Haskett’s work experience includes levels of management working for The J C Ehrlich Green Team, The Brickman Group and The Valleycrest Companies.... read more