Kent, Ohio – The Davey Tree Expert Company is proud to announce the promotion of Vince Distrola to market manager, Colorado, Residential/Commercial (R/C) services, Sean Hoes to district manager, South Denver, R/C services and Kevin Marks to operations manager, Western operations, R/C services.
Distrola started his Davey career in 2002 as a plant health care (PHC) technician trainee. He was promoted to assistant district manager of the West Denver office in 2012 before being promoted to district manager of the South Denver office in 2018.
“Vince is a respected leader that was instrumental in growing the South Denver office,” said Andrew Ferguson, vice president, Western R/C operations. “His experience and dedication will serve the clients of the Colorado market well.”
Distrola is a 2004 graduate of the Davey Institute of Tree Sciences (D.I.T.S.), which is Davey’s flagship training program in biological sciences, safety, tree and plant care and management techniques. He is also an International Society of Arboriculture (ISA) Certified Arborist® and a Tree Care Industry Association (TCIA) Certified Tree Safety Professional.
Hoes started his career with Davey in 2017 as a climbing arborist trainee in the Dallas office. He moved to the South Denver office in 2019 and was promoted to assistant district manager in 2022. He is an ISA Certified Arborist, and he is TCIA Aerial Rescue certified and TCIA Electrical Hazards Awareness certified.
“Sean has diverse experience in the plant health care field and an inspiring work ethic,” said Distrola. “We’re excited to expand his talents so we can continue to deliver exceptional services to our clients in the Denver region.”
Marks started his Davey career in 1996 with the East Denver office as a plant health care (PHC) technician trainee. In 2012, he was promoted to assistant district manager of the Boulder office. Marks was promoted to district manager of the North Denver office in 2016 and market manager of the Colorado market overseeing Colorado and Omaha in 2019. He is an ISA Certified Master Arborist.
“Kevin played an instrumental role in growing the Colorado market,” said Ferguson. “He led a large team of offices with the highest level of professionalism and safety, providing an excellent mentor for new employees.”
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 has over 12,000 employees and is the ninth largest employee-owned company in the U.S. This year, Davey celebrates 45 years of employee ownership – Join us and apply today!