Posted: April 25, 2016
Kent, Ohio – The Davey Tree Expert Company announced the promotion of Ed Kollar to district manager of the Albany, New York, residential/commercial office.
In 2003, Kollar joined the Davey team, already bringing several years of industry experience with him. Since then, Kollar has worked as a plant health care technician, sales and service technician and assistant district manager.
“During his 10-plus years in New York and at Davey, Ed has learned how to best care for Albany’s trees and landscapes. Many Albany residents have already worked with Ed – and have come to trust his expertise,” said Phil Snyder, regional vice president of Davey Tree’s residential/commercial services.
“In his new role, Ed will ensure Albany clients continue to have highly-trained and knowledgeable local experts keeping their trees healthy and safe,” Snyder added.
Additionally, Kollar is an International Society of Arboriculture (ISA) Certified Arborist® and a certified pesticide applicator in New York. This year, he became a Tree Care Industry Association (TCIA) Certified Treecare Safety Professional.
Kollar is also a member of ISA, the Northeastern Subcontractors Association (NESCA) and the Colonie Chamber of Commerce. He also earned an associate degree in natural resource conservation from Morrisville State College in 1994.
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.