Business (Accreditation) Profiles

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, […]

Utility Contractor Accreditation Gives Boost to Barnes Tree Service

Carrying on the family tree care business takes on new significance when that traditionally male-dominated business is taken over by two sisters. Such was the case when Kim Fleurent and her sister, Brenda Sylvia, CTSP, came into ownership of their father’s long-time tree care company, Barnes Tree Service, Inc., a 26-year TCIA member company based […]

Dual Accreditation Sets YTS Apart from Other Tree Services

Hard work and attention to detail are what Keith Yetzer says helped his business – YTS Companies, LLC, a seven-year TCIA member based in Maple Grove, Minnesota – earn its original Residential/Commercial Accreditation back in March 2016. Then, when it was time to go through their first Accreditation renewal this past spring, Yetzer says they […]

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