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Davey Tree CEO to talk about employee ownership at event

This story by Katie Byard at the Akron Beacon Journal explains to readers that Davey's CEO will be the keynote speaker at the annual Ohio Employee Ownership Conference.

By Katie Byard

Published: April 10, 2014

Davey Tree Expert Co.’s Karl Warnke began as a landscaping laborer at the shrub, tree and lawn-care business.

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In 2007, he culminated a 27-year corporate rise to CEO of Davey, one of the largest employee-owned companies in America.

Davey, headquartered in Kent, has more than 7,000 employees throughout North America, including about 500 in Northeast Ohio.

On April 24, Warnke will be the morning keynote speaker at the annual Ohio Employee Ownership Conference. The gathering will be at the Hilton Akron/Fairlawn, 3180 W. Market St., Fairlawn.  (An accompanying story has conference details.)

The annual confab typically draws hundreds representing employee-owned companies, as well as private business owners looking into the trend.

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