Landscape Industry Certified Manager (LICM)| Recycled Water Site Supervisor (RWSS) Certified | B.S. in Hotel and Restaurant Management | Minor in Business and Property Management
As North Branch Manager, Bernie Buggs is responsible for overseeing operational aspects of the North San Diego County branch of Heaviland Landscape Management. He fosters the relationships between the company and each client, ensuring landscaping needs are met and exceed customer expectations. He enjoys operating within a small business team and working in an outdoor environment.
A graduate of University of Wisconsin – Stout, Bernie holds a B.S. in Hotel and Restaurant Management with a minor in Business Management and Property Management. He is a Landscape Industry Certified Manager and is certified as a Recycled Water Site Supervisor through the San Diego County Water Authority.
Bernie has had a distinguished career managing all aspects of business operations and was recognized as Regional Manager of the Year on four separate instances during his time at previous employers Elkor Properties and G.W. Williams Co. He is directly involved in large landscape management projects such as Thermo Fisher Scientific, CBRE and Cushman & Wakefield.
Fun fact: Bernie Enjoys spending time with his wife and two boys, Cameron and Connor. He also plays competitive team tennis and is a lifetime member of the United States Tennis Association (USTA).