Andy Felix, owner of Tree Tech, Inc., a dual-accredited, 44-year TCIA member company based in Foxboro, Massachusetts, recently was named the 2020 VISTA Award winner by the Massachusetts Arborists Association (MAA). Felix was honored for his lifetime achievement in the field of arboriculture.
Established in 2000, the VISTA Award is the highest honor MAA bestows on an individual. It recognizes outstanding tree care professionals whose actions serve as a guide and a challenge for all members of the industry. VISTA is for Vision, Integrity, Service, Talent and Action – the leadership qualities inherent in all VISTA award recipients.
“It is an incredible accomplishment to be selected as a VISTA Award winner, and with more than 35 years of service to the industry, Andy Felix is a worthy recipient,” says Trumbull Barrett, CTSP, MAA president and president of Barrett Tree Service East, Inc., an accredited, 14-year TCIA member company based in Medford, Mass. “His commitment and professionalism set a high standard of excellence.”
“I am deeply honored and grateful to accept this prestigious award,” says Felix. “Being recognized along with the previous award winners is as good as it gets!”