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Marisa Palmieri is an experienced Green Industry editor who's won numerous awards for her coverage of the landscape and golf course markets from the Turf & Ornamental Communicators Association (TOCA), the Press Club of Cleveland and the American Society of Business Publication Editors (ASBPE). In 2007, ASBPE named her a Young Leader. She graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Journalism, cum laude, from Ohio University’s Scripps School of Journalism.

Posts by Marisa Palmieri

People on the Move: Davey’s Bastian honored; US Lawns inducts Harrell into HOF; and more from AmericanHort, FMC Posted on 16 Aug 2017 in the Today's Green Industry News categories.

Rex Bastian, Ph.D., technical advisor for The Davey Tree Expert Co., recently received a 2017 Award of Distinction from The International Society of Arboriculture (ISA). The Awards of Distinction were presented... Read more»

Landscapers’ labor woes net news coverage Posted on 16 Aug 2017 in the Today's Green Industry News categories.

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... Read more»

Backstory: Jonathan Orcutt Posted on 04 Aug 2017 in the 0817 & Current Issue categories.

Jonathan Orcutt Founder/President Driven Landscapes Norfolk, Mass. Education Medfield High School Medfield, Mass. Class of 2003 “From the time I was in elementary school I did neighborhood lawns. By high... Read more»

Editor’s Note: Do rewards work? Posted on 04 Aug 2017 in the 0817 & Current Issue & Editor's Note categories.

Keep it simple seems like good advice when it comes to employee incentive programs. It’s the first of a few rules of thumb offered by a compensation expert in our... Read more»

Peak performance: Three keys to growth for GreenEarth Landscape Services Posted on 04 Aug 2017 in the 0717 & Cover story & Featured categories.

The owners of GreenEarth Landscape Services are ‘scaling up’ by focusing on culture, communications and key metrics. Jeremy Durgan isn’t afraid of an uphill climb. Literally. His personal goal is... Read more»

Consultant Guido assaulted by landscape worker, recovering at home Posted on 18 Jul 2017 in the Today's Green Industry News categories.

Longtime green industry consultant Judy Guido is recovering at home after being assaulted and seriously injured earlier this month. She underwent surgery and spent time in the intensive care unit... Read more»