VISTA, CA – April 16, 2018 – Heaviland Landscape Management announced that it has been awarded the designation of Landscape Industry Accredited Company by the National Association of Landscape Professionals (NALP). The is the first such designation for any landscape company in California, and one of only six in the nation.
Heaviland earned this seal of approval by demonstrating their commitment to customer satisfaction through superior business, financial and ethical standards. They were also selected because they employ Landscape Industry Certified staff who provide the best customer experience.
Landscape Industry Accredited Companies set themselves apart from the competition by:
- Employing at least 10% Landscape Industry Certified staff including at least one person on staff who holds the designation Landscape Industry Certified Staff Manager,
- Participating in a national safety program,
- Conducting responsible and ethical business practices, and
- Demonstrating customer excellence.
“We’re honored to receive this designation. Our team’s focus has always been on training and providing top-tier customer service”, says Tom Heaviland, President and Owner of Heaviland Landscape Management. “It’s a terrific feeling to be recognized for our hard work and dedication to our team members and clients. Our customers can rest-assured knowing that we have been carefully vetted and have met the highest standards set by our industry.”
This isn’t the first time Heaviland’s been recognized for its ethical business practices. The company is a previous recipient of the Better Business Bureau’s prestigious Torch Award in Marketplace Ethics. This award is given to businesses that consistently demonstrate the high values and standards promoted by the organization.
For more information about the Landscape Industry Accredited Company Program, visit the website.
About Heaviland Landscape Management
Heaviland works with commercial property managers and owners to create custom landscaping solutions. Based in San Diego, the company offers full-service landscape management, design, installation and water resource management. With more than 175 employees and 3 locations, Heaviland is an agile team with a high level of certified landscape management expertise. The company has received numerous industry awards for its custom landscape projects and works with a variety of notable clients including the U.S. Olympic Training Center, Callaway Golf, and the Salk Institute.
The National Association of Landscape Professionals represents an industry of approximately 1 million landscape, lawn care, irrigation and tree care experts who create and maintain green spaces for the benefit of society and the environment. The association works with law makers and the public to protect and grow the industry and offers education, networking, training and certification programs that increase the professionalism in the industry and inspire its members to excellence. For more information, visit www.landscapeprofessionals.org.