Total Landscape Care, in partnership with Case Construction, has created a Landscaper of the Year award to recognize professional landscapers with an excellent reputation and track record. Twelve finalists and their guest will receive an all-expenses-paid cruise to the Bahamas November 9-12, as well as editorial features in i>Total Landscape Care magazine. One finalist will be selected Landscaper of the Year and featured on the cover of the magazine’s January 2008 issue.
The Landscaper of the Year award aims to honor professional landscapers with the best reputations who are giving back to their industry and communities through a “best practices” operation of their businesses. These landscapers demonstrate the highest standards, including business expertise, marketing and equipment management knowledge, attention to safety and community involvement. All 12 finalists will be recognized during a gala banquet on the cruise.
To enter or nominate another landscaper, complete the nomination form click here and return it by September 1 to 2008 Landscaper of the Year, c/o Jack Roberts, Total Landscape Care, P.O. Box 2029, Tuscaloosa, AL 35403-2029. The applicant may also include up to three additional items such as letters of reference, newspaper clippings or photos to support the entry and help the judges more thoroughly understand the nominee’s company.
To qualify, applicants must earn annual revenues of $8 million or less, have at least five years of landscape company ownership experience, have an excellent safety record, own at least three ride-on machines and represent the landscape industry in a positive way. Winners will be notified by mail.