Posted: Sept. 11, 2017
Kent, Ohio – The Davey Tree Expert Company has named three new district managers within the residential/commercial division.
Ryan Brick has been promoted to district manager of Maier Tree & Lawn, a Davey Company. Brick started with the company in 2014 as a plant healthcare technician and since then has worked on both the office’s tree surgery and sales teams. He holds an associate’s degree in horticulture from Rochester Community and Technical College, and is an International Society of Arboriculture (ISA) certified arborist.
Jeff Delaune has been appointed to district manager of the Hamden office of The Care of Trees, a Davey Company. Delaune joins the company with more than 20 years of experience in the green industry and roles of increasing responsibility throughout that time. He is an ISA certified arborist, a Tree Care Industry Association (TCIA) aerial rescue graduate and a certified treecare safety professional.
Bob O’Rourke has been promoted to district manager of Davey’s New Jersey office. O’Rourke started with Davey in 1989 working as a trimmer in Davey’s Columbus territory and transferred to North Philadelphia in 1992. He held roles of increasing responsibility and advanced to assistant district manager in 2016. O’Rourke is an ISA certified arborist.
“The more than 50 years of experience these gentlemen bring to the table, along with their technical knowledge and emphasis on safety, will serve their respective offices well,” said Jim Houston, vice president and general manager, eastern operations, residential/commercial services.
The Davey Tree Expert Company’s approximately 9,000 employees provide diversified tree services, grounds maintenance and environmental services for the residential, utility, commercial and government markets throughout the U.S. and Canada. Davey has provided Proven Solutions for a Growing World since 1880 and has been employee-owned for 38 years.