Posted: March 13, 2017
Kent, Ohio – The Davey Tree Expert Company has announced the promotion of Brian O’Niel to market manager in Davey’s Residential/Commercial (R/C) North Chicago operating group.
O’Niel joined Davey in 1995 through the Davey Company’s acquisition of Wilhelm Tree and Lawn Care. O’Niel was promoted to assistant district manager of Davey’s Denver R/C office in 1997 and to district manager of the Boulder, Colorado, R/C office in 2003. He will be relocating to Chicago for his new position.
“Brian’s 25 years of experience in the field fostered a wealth of technical knowledge and expertise that he now brings to this new position,” said Jed Day, vice president and general manager, western operations, R/C services. “He’s also an excellent communicator with our employees in the field, something that will greatly enhance the client experience we strive to deliver.”
O’Niel is an International Society of Arboriculture Certified Arborist®. He is a 1995 graduate of the Davey Institute of Tree Sciences, which is Davey’s flagship training program in biological sciences, safety, tree and plant care and management techniques. He is a member of Davey’s Client Experience Council and a 2013 recipient of the Davey Outstanding Manager Award. He holds an associate’s degree in forestry from Cabrillo College.
The Davey Tree Expert Company’s more than 8,600 employees provide tree care, grounds maintenance and environmental consulting 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 37 years. For more information, visit www.davey.com.