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Heartwood Tree Service Preserves the Queen City’s Crown Jewels

Heartwood Tree Service Preserves the Queen City’s Crown Jewels

Can trees become a part of tourism? In Charlotte, North Carolina, trees are increasingly becoming a destination thanks to Charlotte native and local business owner Patrick George. For more than 30 years, George has owned and led Heartwood Tree Service, but the impact he’s had on the community will far outlive the successful business. “I think our tagline says it all: We’re helping trees outlive people,” George says. In business,…read more →

Trautman Arbor Care Responds When Trees & The Community Need It Most

Trautman Arbor Care Responds When Trees & The Community Need It Most

Most of Trautman Arbor Care’s work takes place in central Pennsylvania, but owner Mark Trautman knows what it’s like to travel for work. Over the past several years, he has taken his services to the areas where they’re needed most, including a 9/11 crash site and a hurricane-battered coast. This fall, he’ll travel again, swapping his arborist’s tools for a bicycle. Prior to starting his own business near State College,…read more →

Site Specific Inc.’s Impact on the Tree Care Industry Goes Beyond Michigan

Site Specific Inc.’s Impact on the Tree Care Industry Goes Beyond Michigan

Located in Howell, Michigan, Site Specific Inc. provides tree care services under the leadership of Julie Stachecki Johanningsmeier. With Detroit, Lansing and Ann Arbor forming somewhat of a triangle around Howell, there’s also a fair share of urban forestry work to be done. For her part — and her business’s — Stachecki Johanningsmeier puts her passion for urban forestry to good use well beyond the state of Michigan. Stachecki Johanningsmeier…read more →

Dave Leonard Tree Services Plants the Future in Lexington

Dave Leonard Tree Services Plants the Future in Lexington

“I’m still learning.” That’s how Dave Leonard, owner of Dave Leonard Tree Services in Lexington, Kentucky, approaches the business of forestry. His education began more than 40 years ago, when he graduated college with a degree in forestry and launched his own business. In the years since, Leonard has continued to learn, but he has also begun to teach, giving back to his community and the next generation of arborists….read more →

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