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Davey Names West Columbus District Manager

Posted: May 4, 2021

Kent, Ohio – The Davey Tree Expert Company is proud to announce the promotion of Christopher Ellwood to district manager of Davey’s West Columbus Residential/Commercial (R/C) services office. Chris Ellwood portrait

“Chris’ attention to detail, communication skills and business background will be a key component to the continued success of the West Columbus office,” said Kris Bruestle, market manager, Ohio River Valley, R/C services. “His successes during previous positions at Davey help solidify the fact that Chris will be a great leader for this office.”

Ellwood joined Davey in 2012 while attending The Ohio State University where he earned a bachelor’s degree in environmental science. He worked for OSU as an arborist, for the City of Dublin’s Forestry Department as a forestry assistant and for the City of New Albany, Ohio, as the city forester. In 2019, he found his way back to Davey and was appointed to sales arborist.

Ellwood is an International Society of Arboriculture (ISA) Certified Arborist®, ISA Certified Municipal Specialist and holds an Ohio Department of Agriculture (ODA) commercial pesticide license.


The Davey Tree Expert Company provides research-driven tree services, grounds maintenance and environmental consulting for residential, utility, commercial and environmental partners in the U.S. and Canada. Established in 1880 and headquartered in Kent, Ohio, Davey Tree is in the top 10 largest employee-owned companies in the U.S. and has more than 10,000 employees who are driven to create and deliver sustainable solutions. Discover your Davey career and apply today.



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