Saturday, May 23, 2015

Home News Davey promotes VP and GM

Davey promotes VP and GM

Industry News

Jed Day has been promoted to vice president and general manager for western operations.

| April 7, 2014

KENT, Oh. — The Davey Tree Expert Company is proud to announce the promotion of Jed Day to vice president and general manager in the residential and commercial service line, western operations. In Day’s new role, he will be responsible for all sales and marketing activities for residential western operations.

Day holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Urban Forestry from Stephen F. Austin State University and is a graduate of Davey’s flagship month-long training program, the Davey Institute of Tree Sciences. He is a past board member of The Park People, Trees for Houston and the Houston Area Urban Forestry Council and Davey’s President’s Council. He is a current member of the Board of Advisors for Trees for Houston. With more than 32 years of experience at Davey, Day most recently served as vice president of western operations for residential services.

“Jed has a wealth of experience at Davey and within the Green Industry,” said Pat Covey, chief operating officer. “This experience, combined with his dedication towards the company and industry, will be a valuable tool to help Davey to reach its strategic goals.”

Top news

Private equity firm acquires Signature Landscape Services

A former ValleyCrest executive stakes his claim in the northwest and looks to build a West Coast company.

A conversation with the Top 100

Leaders from the Top 100 discuss the biggest challenges facing their companies and how they’re solving them. Turns out, their solutions work for landscapers of any size.

In hindsight

We asked some Top 100 company leaders about decisions they’d want to do over, and some choices they made that they wouldn’t change.

Let results do the marketing

The best way to market your company is to do high-quality work.

Ornamental invaders

Exotic pests are on the rise. Make sure you're handling them properly.

x