TAG: The Greenery

Web Extra: How The Greenery sweetens the deal with employee incentives

September 12, 2018By

How South Carolina-based landscape company The Greenery is diversifying its recruitment efforts to attract labor. Hilton Head Island is known as a picturesque community located on the South Carolina coast. It takes a serious labor force to maintain the residences and resorts on the island and in the surrounding area. The Greenery employs 806 full-time workers and does not use... read more

3 ways The Greenery improved employee training

July 29, 2018By

Lee Edwards talks with us about the three ways he has improved employee training at The Greenery Check out our July cover story to learn more. read more

The Greenery’s approach to employee development

July 28, 2018By

Lee Edwards, CEO of The Greenery, chats with LM about his company’s successful approach to employee development. Check out our July cover story to learn more. read more

People power: How The Greenery empowers its employees

July 18, 2018By
The Greenery employees. Photo by Krisztian Lonyai

Hilton Head Island, S.C., conjures up thoughts of relaxing getaways at coastal resorts on beautiful beaches. For The Greenery’s CEO, Lee Edwards, Hilton Head Island has been about the people and the relationships that have helped his company grow from a small family business with six employees to where it is today—a company that is poised to make $65 million.... read more

Landscapers’ labor woes net news coverage

August 16, 2017By

Two companies on the LM150 list of the largest landscape companies are in the news this month, getting coverage from their local media outlets about their labor challenges. The Greenery was featured in a story on WSAV about its struggle to hire in the resort town of Hilton Head Island, S.C. Limited affordable housing in this area has prompted the... read more

M&A outlook: Eyeing their moves

October 10, 2013By

Green Industry buyers and sellers aren’t making many moves just yet. The mergers and acquisitions (M&A) market has been the equivalent of an ever-long chess game for the Green Industry in 2013. Buyers and sellers are simply strategizing and waiting to make a move before yearend—or in some circumstances make no move at all. For this reason, M&A activity has... read more