Thanks to our 2014 Student Career Day Sponsors!

 

PLANET thanks all of the Student Career Days sponsors. The continued support from these leading industry organizations ensures the success of Student Career Days.

Multiple assistant and donor sponsors are needed for each competitive event. There is no limit to the number of assistant or donor sponsors. For more information on becoming a sponsor, contact Anna Walraven.

To maximize your visibility across the event and for the best recruiting opportunities, become a major sponsor or build your brand by sponsoring a keepsake item for the event. For information, contact Sheri Jackson.

Platinum Sponsor

 

STIHL Inc.

Gold Sponsor

 

John Deere - Platinum Sponsor Portfolio Sponsor

Silver Sponsors

 

Caterpillar Inc. Gravely, an Ariens Company Husqvarna New Holland Construcation

Bronze Sponsors

 


Anchor Wall Belgard Hardscapes Brickman
Terra Care Toro Valley Crest


PLANET AEF Scholarship Reception Sponsor

 

STIHL Inc.

Industry/Faculty Reception Sponsor

 

Husqvarna

Faculty Forum Sponsor

 

Student Reception Sponsors

 


Media Sponsor

 

Brickman

Competitive Event Sponsors


3D Exterior Landscape Design
Lead - Nemetschek Vectorworks, Inc., Columbia, MD

Annual & Perennial Identification

Lead - Hoffman Nursery, Rougemont, NC
Platinum/ Assistant - STIHL Inc., Virginia Beach, VA

Bronze/Assistant - Terracare Associates, Littleton, CO
Bronze/Assistant – ValleyCrest Companies, Calabasas, CA


Arboriculture Techniques
Lead - The Davey Tree Expert Company, Kent, OH
Platinum/ Assistant - STIHL Inc., Virginia Beach, VA

Bronze/Assistant - Husqvarna, Charlotte, NC

Business Management
Lead – Ruppert Landscape, Laytonsville, MD

Platinum/ Assistant - STIHL Inc., Virginia Beach, VA
Gold/Assistant - JOHN DEERE, Moline, IL
Bronze/Assistant - Husqvarna, Charlotte, NC

Compact Excavator Operation
Gold/ Lead - JOHN DEERE, Moline, IL

Compact Track Loader Operation
Silver/Lead - Caterpillar Inc., Peoria, IL

Computer Aided Landscape Design
Lead - DynaSCAPE Software, Burlington, ON

Construction Cost Estimating
Lead - Environmental Management, Inc, Dublin, OH
Silver/Assistant - Caterpillar Inc., Peoria, IL
Silver/Assistant - New Holland Construction, New Holland, PA
Bronze/Assistant – ValleyCrest Companies, Calabasas, CA
Assistant - Design by Sundown, Englewood, CO

Exterior Landscape Design
Lead – Lambert Landscape Design, Dallas, TX
Silver/Assistant - Caterpillar Inc., Peoria, IL
Silver/Assistant - New Holland Construction, New Holland, PA
Bronze/Assistant – ValleyCrest Companies, Calabasas, CA
Assistant - Design by Sundown, Englewood, CO
Assistant - Lifescape Colorado, Denver, CO
Assistant - Sebert Landscaping, Inc., Bartlett, IL

Hardscape Installation

Co-Lead - Anchor Wall Systems, Minnetonka, MN
Co-Lead - OldCastle, Atlanta, GA

Platinum/ Assistant - STIHL Inc., Virginia Beach, VA
Silver/Assistant - New Holland Construction, New Holland, PA
Assistant - Lifescape Colorado, Denver, CO
Assistant - Permaloc, St. Charles, IL

Interior Landscape Design
Lead - David J. Frank Landscape Contracting, Germantown , WI
Lead - Greensleeves, Inc., Miami, FL
Lead - Kincaide Ltd, Kansas City, MO
Lead - Raimondi Horticultural Group, Ho-Ho-Kus, NJ

Interior Plant Identification

Lead - David J. Frank Landscape Contracting, Germantown , WI
Lead - Greensleeves, Inc., Miami, FL
Lead - Kincaide Ltd, Kansas City, MO
Lead - Raimondi Horticultural Group, Ho-Ho-Kus, NJ

 

Irrigation Assembly
Lead - Hunter Industries, San Marcos, CA
Gold/Assistant - JOHN DEERE, Moline, IL

Silver/Assistant - Caterpillar Inc., Peoria, IL
Bronze/Assistant – ValleyCrest Companies, Calabasas, CA
Assistant - Ewing Irrigation Products, Inc., Phoenix, AZ

Assistant - Lifescape Colorado, Denver, CO

Irrigation Design
Lead - American Society of Irrigation Consultants, East Lansing, MI
Assistant - Ewing Irrigation Products, Inc., Phoenix, AZ
Assistant - Hunter Industries, San Marcos, CA

 

Irrigation Troubleshooting
Lead - Ewing Irrigation Products, Inc., Phoenix, AZ
Bronze/Assistant – ValleyCrest Companies, Inc., Calabasas, CA
Bronze/Assistant - Terracare Associates, Littleton, CO
Assistant – Chapel Valley Landscape Company, Woodbine, MD
Assistant - Hunter Industries, San Marcos, CA
Assistant - Ryan Lawn & Tree, Overland Park, KS
Assistant - Stay Green, Inc., Santa Clarita, CA

Landscape Maintenance Operation

Bronze/ Lead - Husqvarna, Charlotte, NC
Bronze/Assistant - Terracare Associates, Littleton, CO
Assistant - Chapel Valley Landscape Company, Woodbine, MD
Assistant - Lifescape Colorado, Denver, CO
Assistant - Sebert Landscaping, Inc., Bartlett, IL

Landscape Plant Installation

Lead - HighGrove Partners, Austell, GA

Platinum/ Assistant - STIHL Inc., Virginia Beach, VA
Gold/Assistant - JOHN DEERE, Moline, IL
Silver/ Assistant - Gravely, an Ariens Company Brand, Brillion, WI
Silver/Assistant - New Holland Construction, New Holland, PA

Leadership Skills
Lead - JP Horizon, Concord, OH
Gold/Assistant - JOHN DEERE, Moline, IL
Silver/ Assistant - Gravely, an Ariens Company Brand, Brillion, WI
Bronze/Assistant - Husqvarna, Charlotte, NC
Assistant - Mariani Landscape, Lake Bluff, IL
Assistant - Sebert Landscaping, Inc., Bartlett, IL

Maintenance Cost Estimating
Bronze/ Lead - BRICKMAN, Gaithersburg, MD

Assistant – Ed Castro Landscape, Roswell, GA

Personnel Management

Bronze/ Lead - BRICKMAN, Gaithersburg, MD
Silver/ Assistant - Gravely, an Ariens Company Brand, Brillion, WI

Plant Problem Diagnosis
Lead - Bartlett Tree Experts, Stamford, CT

Platinum/ Assistant - STIHL Inc., Virginia Beach, VA

Sales Presentation
Silver/ Lead - Gravely, an Ariens Company Brand, Brillion, WI
Assistant – ValleyCrest Companies, Calabasas, CA

Small Engine Repair
Platinum/ Lead - STIHL Inc., Virginia Beach, VA

Tractor Loader Backhoe Operation
Silver/Lead - New Holland Construction, New Holland, PA

Truck & Trailer Operation
Silver/ Lead - Gravely, an Ariens Company Brand, Brillion, WI
Donor – Swingle Lawn, Tree, and Landscape Care, Denver, CO

Turf & Weed Identification
Lead - King GREEN, Inc., Gainesville, GA
Assistant - Ryan Lawn & Tree, Overland Park, KS

Wood Construction (IN MEMORY OF WALT PEEPLES)
Platinum/ Lead - STIHL Inc., Virginia Beach, VA
Assistant - The Hardscape Company, Clinton, MS

Woody Ornamental Plant Identification
Bronze/ Lead - BRICKMAN, Gaithersburg, MD
Assistant – Chapel Valley Landscape Company, Woodbine, MD

 

Additional Event Sponsors


Best Cheer Award

John Deere, Moline, IL

Ear Plugs
CoCal Landscape Services, Denver, CO

Safety Glasses
STIHL Inc., Virginia Beach, VA

School Banner Poles
Gravely, an Ariens Company Brand, Brillion, WI

Student Reception Sponsors
BRICKMAN, Gaithersburg, MD

New Holland Construction, New Holland, PA

Permaloc, St. Charles, IL

T-Shirt Design Contest Sponsor
Husqvarna, Charlotte, NC

Walt Peeples Spirit Award
STIHL Inc., Virginia Beach, VA

PLANET Career Development Series & Workshop Sponsors

PLANET Career Development Series
Ewing Irrigation Products, Inc., Phoenix, AZ
Hunter Industries, San Marcos, CA

3D Exterior Landscape Design Workshop
Nemetschek Vectorworks, Inc., Columbia, MD

Arboriculture Workshop
Husqvarna, Charlotte, NC
ArborMaster, Willingham, CT

Computer Aided Landscape Design Workshop
DynaSCAPE Software, Burlington, ON

Compact Excavator Operation Workshop
JOHN DEERE, Moline, IL

Compact Track Loader Operation
Caterpillar Inc., Peoria, IL

Estimating Workshop
BRICKMAN, Glendale Heights, IL

Environmental Sustainability
The Toro Company, Bloomington, Minnesota

Hardscape Installation Workshop
Anchor Wall Systems, Minnetonka, MN
OldCastle, Atlanta, GA

Irrigation Workshop
Hunter Industries, San Marcos, CA
American Society of Irrigation Consultants, East Lansing, MI

Leadership Skills Workshop
JP Horizon, Concord, OH

Sales Workshop
Gravely, an Ariens Company Brand, Brillion, WI

Small Engine Repair Workshop
STIHL Inc., Virginia Beach, VA

Truck & Trailer Workshop
Gravely, an Ariens Company Brand, Brillion, WI

Woody Ornamental Plant Identification Workshop
BRICKMAN, Gaithersburg, MD