Posted: May 29, 2018
Kent, Ohio – Dan Herms, vice president of research and development for The Davey Tree Expert Company, has been named associate editor of Arboriculture and Urban Forestry, a publication of The International Society of Arboriculture.
Arboriculture and Urban Forestry, formerly the Journal of Arboriculture, is a bimonthly journal devoted to the dissemination of knowledge in the science and art of planting and caring for trees in the urban environment. The journal is published by the International Society of Arboriculture, whose mission is to foster a greater appreciation for trees and to promote the research, technology, and practice of professional arboriculture.
“Arboricultural research continues to be a top priority at Davey and Dan is leading that charge for us, so this is a natural fit,” said Greg Ina, executive vice president of The Davey Institute and employee development. “His vast experience and expertise in the field of arboriculture will be an asset to the journal and we look forward to the value it will add to his role at Davey.”
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.