TAG: Ruppert Landscape

People on the Move: Bartlett Tree Experts makes a promotion; Ruppert Landscape opens new branch, creates new position

January 10, 2018By

Bartlett Tree Experts promoted Local Managers Jeffery Kish and Erik Johnson to assistant division managers of the company’s Southeast and Metropolitan East Divisions, respectively. Kish previously served as the local manager of Bartlett’s office in Raleigh, N.C. He will now assist Vice President and Division Manager Stephen Johnston in management of 11 offices in the Southeast, including two newly opened... read more

People on the Move: Reardon receives Chairman’s Award from CLA; Toro names new director of CATT; and more from EnP, Ruppert Landscape and Arborjet

October 25, 2017By

Karen Reardon, vice president of public affairs for RISE (Responsible Industry for a Sound Environment), received the Chairman’s Award, one of CropLife America’s highest honors, for her successful effort to defend against the ban of pesticide use on private property in Montgomery County, Md. The award was given to Reardon on Sept. 25 during the CropLife America (CLA) annual meeting... read more

People on the Move: Bayer selects new head of Environmental Science NA; Otterbine Barebo selects new regional sales manager, Arborjet hires 2; and more from Heads Up and Truly Nolen Pest Control

October 5, 2017By

Environmental Science, a business unit of the Crop Science division of Bayer, appointed Mark Schneid, former chief marketing officer of the Environmental Science business unit, to head of Environmental Science North America. In this new role, Schneid will be responsible for leading the business unit in the U.S. and Canada with a vision focused on the needs of customers in... read more

People on the Move: Former Stihl president dies; Primera appoints interim CEO; Kawasaki Engines names vp; and more from Fockele, Ruppert, Douglas, K-Rain, Bayer CropScience

July 18, 2017By

Fred Whyte, former president of Stihl, died July 7 in Virginia Beach, Va., after a battle with cancer. He was 70. Whyte began his Stihl career in 1971, working as a regional manager for Stihl American, following in the footsteps of his father, who also worked for the company. Whyte moved up the ranks and eventually took over Stihl’s expansion and operations in... read more

People on the Move: Davey names new ops manager; Ruppert creates software development team; more from Arborjet, Bayer CropScience

July 5, 2017By

The Davey Tree Expert Co. promoted John Tokarczyk to operations manager for Davey’s DTE Energy accounts in Michigan and NIPSCO accounts in Indiana. Tokarczyk has more than 20 years of experience in utility vegetation management. His career with Davey started as a journeyman in utility services. He held numerous positions before being promoted to general foreman in 2010. He was promoted to... read more

Companies in the News: Ruppert adds nametags to field uniforms; Ditch Witch holds demo event; Dixie partners with NASCAR driver

May 3, 2017By

Ruppert Landscape has updated its uniform standards and will now require all field personnel in the company’s landscape management division to wear a nametag. The nametag, which will be worn in the safety vest pocket, will include the employee’s name, title and years of service. Field personnel at all 15 branches should be equipped within the month. “In today’s fast-paced... read more