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SavATree’s Ryan Torcicollo wins Utah TCC

Ryan Torcicollo, SavATree’s general tree care talent developer, was awarded first place overall at this year’s 27th Annual Utah Tree Climbing Championship sponsored by the International Society of Arboriculture (ISA) Utah Chapter, held September 17-19 in Payson, Utah. SavATree’s Utah branch had nine additional climbers participate in this competition. Torcicollo completed his first competition about […]

Petzl Technical Partner Program

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah October 20, 2020 Petzl launches a Petzl Technical Partner Program and network for the US & Canadian markets, joining forces with top training companies in multiple rescue and rope access industries. Petzl’s Professional Division is pleased to announce an innovative new partnership program in the US and Canadian markets. The Petzl […]

ServicePro CIO Named Top 50 Women Leaders in SaaS

On October 22, 2020, Kim O’Connor, CIO at ServicePro, the US-based field service software provider, was named one of the Top 50 Women Leaders in SaaS by The Software Report. The award recognizes not only her professional achievements but also her commitment to being a role model for the future generations of female leaders seeking […]

One-handing…the other pandemic

Usually I find arborists (real arborists) to be among the most safety-conscious people there are. Usually when there’s an OSHA rule or an ANSI Z133 requirement, I find arborists trying to comply and do the right thing. Usually. As an industry and as a profession, in the U.S. anyway, we are way out of whack […]

Arborjet 2020 Taking Root Scholarship winners

Arborjet, a 19-year TCIA Corporate Member company based in Woburn, Massachusetts, has awarded its 2020 Taking Root Scholarships. Now in its seventh consecutive year, the program offers up to $10,000 in scholarship awards to students who plan to pursue full-time studies in forestry, plant sciences, horticulture, entomology or a related major at an accredited two- […]

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