Posted: Feb. 8, 2016
Kent, Ohio – The Davey Tree Expert Company has announced the promotion of Kevin Peters to vice president, U.S. Residential/Commercial services, Western operating group.
Peters will oversee R/C services in several Western states, including California, Nevada, Washington and Oregon.
He has more than 27 years of experience in the field of arboriculture, including with The Care of Trees, a Davey company, where he served both as a district manager and regional manager. In 2010, he was promoted to operations manager for Davey’s western operating group R/C services.
“Kevin is committed to the Davey Company and its clients, and he always works to ensure people and safety come first. This dedication ensures Davey customers continue to receive the absolute highest level of tree service,” said Jim Stief, executive vice president, U.S. R/C operations.
Peters is an International Society of Arboriculture Board Certified Master Arborist®, the highest level of certification offered. He also served as a past member of the Davey President’s Council, where he brainstormed and researched new ideas related to the company’s operations.
In addition, Peters obtained a Tree Risk Assessment Qualification from ISA and is a member of the organization’s Western and New England chapter.
The Davey Tree Expert Company’s more than 8,000 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 35 years. For more information, visit www.davey.com.