Their professionalism, along with creativity in providing oversight to my garden, is parallel to none.
As President and CEO of Cole Landscaping, Inc. Greg's focus is creating, communicating, and implementing the organization's vision, mission, and overall direction. By leading the work of his Management Staff, he is able to evaluate the success of his employees and business. Greg founded Cole Landscaping in 1991, and is a member of the NALP (National Association of Landscape Professionals), SIMA (Snow and Ice Management Association), and he Studied at Endicott College for Landscape Design.
Barbara joined Cole Landscaping, Inc. in 2006. Having over 30 years of customer service experience, including office-related tasks and managerial skills, she works closely with the administrative aspect of the company, allowing her to maintain a balance amongst clients, staff, and managers. Being involved in marketing allows her to use her creative side to help grow the business and the staff. What she likes most about her position with Cole is the clients, as they are all unique.
Shaun has been with Cole Landscaping, Inc. since 2011 and has developed strong relationships with our customer base. Overseeing the day-to-day operations for the company, Shaun works with his staff to develop new service approaches and processes that streamline operations. He continues to further his knowledge of the industry by attending seminars and GIE's for the Industry. Shaun has over 26 years' experience in the Landscape Industry and an Associate's Degree in Horticulture and Floriculture
Jackie joined the Cole Family in July 2013. As Office Manager, her responsibilities include maintaining the office services by organizing office operations and procedures; designing filing systems, reviewing supply requisitions, assigning and monitoring clerical functions to the administrative staff, as well as maintaining efficiencies for the company. With her very positive attitude and excellent organizational skills she handles all the day-to-day needs to run the Administrative Office.
Kenny joined the team in March of 2015. Kenny is a Certified Arborist and earned his Bachelor of Science in Plant Biology at the University of Massachusetts Amherst and his Associates Turf Science at the Stockbridge School of Agriculture. Kenny has over 10 years of experience in the industry, which has awarded him a deep knowledge of plants and turf grass, their environments & growth habits. Kenny's responsibilities include overseeing all lawn renovation work, conducting service calls, and more!
Shawn joined the team in 2016 and has over 17 years' experience in softscaping, hardscaping, pond and water feature installation, and low voltage lighting. Shawn's responsibilities include organizing production schedules for all landscape construction clients, assessing projects, estimating & more. Shawn's certifications include ICPI (Interlocking Concrete Paving Institute), NCMA (National Concrete Masonry Association), CLT (NALP-Certified Landscape Technician) and Techo Block - Pro installer.
James joined the team in 2015 and has over 10 years of irrigation and landscape lighting service and installation experience. His primary role here at Cole is maintaining, operating, and installing irrigation and lighting equipment and systems for clients. James enjoys attending classes to stay educated in his field, as well as staying as up to date on all the latest materials and products as they become available for our clients.
1997 graduate of UMass Amherst Department of Landscape Architecture and Regional Planning. I have 18 years’ experience working in the landscape industry and am passionate about helping property owners create beautiful and functional outdoor spaces. I learned what makes a good design work and I have learned through the years how to capture the spirit of what our client is looking for while paying close attention to the fundamentals of design; scale, proportion, and function.
Kacey joined the team in 2019, and has worked in the construction field for going on 7 years now - she also grew up in the industry and married into it. She holds a BS in Communications and a building license. Her responsibilities include project administration, construction communications, liaison and material purchasing.
John joined the team in 2019, and he serves as a point of contact for clients, starting from the first meeting, to the sale, and through the duration of the contract. he goes beyond the scope of the project/contract by proactively presenting site enhancement ideas. With over 15 years in the industry, John likes working at Cole Landscaping for the team approach on everything; there's a wide range of industry knowledge between the team and the field guys perform high quality work.
Dawn joined Cole Landscaping, Inc. in September 2019. Having over 10 years of customer service experience, she handles customer payments, first impressions and miscellaneous things that come up. She has a Bachelors of Science in Biology with Chemistry minor and is currently working on an MLT certification. What she likes most about her position with Cole is not having to share her desk with anyone and the family atmosphere! When she's not studying or working at either job, she enjoys video games, reading and spoiling her fish.
Stuart joined Cole Landscaping, Inc. in September 2019. What he likes most about working at Cole Landscaping is the friendly atmosphere & enjoys that work is only a few minutes away from home. He has a 2A Hoisting Permit. He likes that our equipment is new and kept in great shape! His hobbies include snowmobiling with his wife Claire and 2 sons, Mike and Lee. Stuart enjoys weekends up North!
John joined Cole Landscaping, Inc. in December 2019. He has over 26 years of experience in the green industry and enjoys working at Cole Landscaping because working here has proven to be structured with high aspirations and expectations - he thrives on both! His certifications include the following: Essex Agricultural turf and ornamentals, MA pesticide license, NH supervisory pesticide license, MA 1C hoisting license, & Certified Landscape Professional (NALP). His hobbies include snowmobiling, weight trading, and cycling. He has a wife, Debbie, a daughter named Hannah and two sons; Josh and Ryan. One interesting fact about John is that he is a United States Army Veteran, and participated in the Pan Mass Challenge in 2011-2013.
Joseph joined Cole Landscaping, Inc. in February 2020. He has over 5 years of experience and enjoys working at Cole Landscaping because of the team environment. He holds a BS in Resource Economics, with a minor in Sociology. His hobbies include being outdoors; mountain biking and being with his family which consists of 3 boys and 1 girl. His favorite thing in the world is spending time with his kids - claims he is a fairly boring guy otherwise!