TAG: University of Florida

Michael Dukes receives 2014 Excellence in Education Award

October 2, 2014By

The Irrigation Foundation bestowed its 2014 Excellence in Education Award to Michael Dukes, Ph.D., of the University of Florida (UF). Dukes will receive his award, formally, at the 2014 Irrigation Show & Education Conference in Phoenix during the general session Nov. 20. The Excellence in Education Award recognizes a person who actively teaches irrigation, water management and/or water conservation in... read more

1-Minute Mentor: Norman Goldenberg

April 7, 2014By

Retired senior vice president of government affairs and industry relations for TruGreen Who’s your mentor? A guy by the name of Charlie Hromada. He was a senior vice president at Terminix. He passed away about 6 years ago. When he retired, I took over his responsibilities in 1997. He was an entomologist and I learned from him a great deal.... read more

Industry veteran set to retire from TruGreen

September 16, 2013By

Norman Goldenberg will retire from TruGreen, as senior vice president of government affairs and industry relations, by the end of the year. “Norm has been a great partner for TruGreen over the past 23 years,” said David Alexander, president of TruGreen. “We are grateful for all his contributions to not only TruGreen, but the industry at large.” Goldenberg graduated from... read more