Posted: Feb. 4, 2015
Kent, Ohio – The Davey Tree Expert Co. has announced the promotion of Josh Leo to district manager of the north Detroit residential/commercial office.
Leo started his career with Davey in 2004 as a tree trimmer. He earned several production-level promotions, including plant health care specialist, before being promoted to sales arborist in 2006. In 2014 he was promoted to assistant district manager.
Leo is a 2006 graduate of the Davey Institute of Tree Sciences, Davey’s flagship training program in biological sciences, safety, tree and plant care and management techniques. He has an associate’s degree in plant health care from Oakland Community College and is an International Society of Arboriculture certified arborist.
“Josh has a wealth of plant care knowledge to draw on thanks to his diverse certifications and degrees,” said Jim Houston, vice president, Midwest residential/commercial operations for Davey. “That breadth of information will serve his clients well in the Detroit area.”
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.