Business (Accreditation) Profiles

RTEC Treecare’s Six Core Values Form the Basis for Accreditation

A long history with the Tree Care Industry Association has shaped the values and successes of RTEC Treecare, according to company president Andy Ross, a CTSP and Certified Arborist who started RTEC as Ross Tree Expert Company in 1996. The tree care company, located in Falls Church, Virginia, has been a TCIA member since 1998. […]

Reilly Tree & Landscape Leverages Accreditation into Proven Success

When Neal Reilly discovered the joys of tree climbing and working outdoors while in high school, little did he realize this would become his life’s career path and that someday he would own a successful tree care and landscape company. “A friend of mine introduced me to tree climbing while I was in high school,” […]

Arbor Aesthetics Tackles Accreditation with a Virtual Audit

As everyone in tree care faces the challenges of working through a pandemic, some businesses actually seem to be thriving, as is the case with Arbor Aesthetics Tree Service, a seven-year TCIA member company based in Omaha, Nebraska. Certified Arborists and co-owners Amy and Jeff Grewe have watched their business grow exponentially over the past […]

Integrity Tree Services’ Name Encompasses Its Mission Statement

Sometimes a name says it all, and according to Phil Sims, CEO of Integrity Tree Services – a 22-year TCIA member company based in Grandville, Michigan – integrity is one of the core virtues of the company. “Our mantra today is to positively impact people for the better,” he says. “Our desire is to truly […]

100 Years of Innovation Propel Van Yahres Tree Company Toward Accreditation

Consider how rare it is these days for a company to have been in business for more than 100 years, and even more so for it to remain within the same family for those four generations. The history of Van Yahres Tree Company (VYTC) of Charlottesville, Virginia – established in 1919 by George Van Yahres, […]

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