Posted: Feb. 27, 2018
Kent, Ohio – The Davey Tree Expert Company is proud to announce the promotion of Robert Spartz to district manager of the Quad Cities Residential/Commercial (R/C) office.
Spartz joined Davey nearly 10 years ago as a plant healthcare technician/groundman in the West Chicago (R/C) office. In 2014, he was promoted to plant healthcare coordinator in The Care of Trees Lake Bluff office. Most recently, Spartz was a sales arborist for The Care of Trees Glen Ellyn office.
“In Rob’s almost ten years with Davey, he’s had the opportunity to experience several different roles and really get a broad base of knowledge and expertise,” said Geoff Cowan, operations manager of Davey’s north central residential/commercial operations. “This will translate well into his new role as district manager and give him the foundation he needs to ensure our clients are receiving the best possible service we can provide.”
Spartz holds an associate’s degree in general horticulture and turfgrass management from Kishwaukee College. He is an International Society of Arboriculture (ISA) Certified Arborist® and a 2016 graduate of the Davey Institute of Tree Sciences, the company’s flagship training program.
With more than 9,000 employees throughout North America, The Davey Tree Expert Company provides solutions for residential, utility, commercial and government clients. Rooted in research, the company’s vision is to achieve balance among people, progress and the environment. Tree experts since 1880, Davey provides diversified tree services, grounds maintenance and environmental services. Davey is one of the largest employee-owned companies in the U.S. and is headquartered in Kent, Ohio.