Monday, September 01, 2014

Home News Davey Tree names new vice president

Davey Tree names new vice president

Industry News

Don Winsett will serve as VP of National Business Development.

| August 16, 2013

Kent, Ohio – The Davey Tree Expert Co. has announced the appointment of Don Winsett to Vice President of National Business Development.

Pat Covey, Davey’s chief operating officer, said the appointment was an opportunity to identify and bring opportunities to Davey operations throughout the country. “Our clients will benefit from Don’s experience and contacts in the landscape and tree care industry,” Covey said. “Furthermore, his understanding of the needs of large commercial clients will assist in our ability to provide tailored, comprehensive property management solutions for them.”

Winsett comes to Davey with about 20 years in the industry, including time spent at ValleyCrest, Brickman and his own Florida-based grounds maintenance company that grew to more than $20 million before it was sold.

Winsett serves on the Board of Directors and is a past president of the Florida Chapter of International Society of Arboriculture. He has been the Chair of the Sustainable Urban Forest Coalition since 2009.
 

Top news

Davey buys Lawn Logic

The company has made five acquisitions this year.

Akehurst Landscape names new president and CEO

The sudden death of Brian Akehurst, president of Akehurst Landscape Service, results in the election of a new leader.

Massey purchases Texas company

Green Pest Services joins Massey's portfolio.

The lease/buy decision

The rules may be changing when it comes to leasing snow equipment.

Call in the subs

Developing long-term relationships with contractor partners helps snow businesses expand and accommodate challenging service schedules.

x