LM150

PERFICUT LISTED ON “LM150” LIST OF TOP LANDSCAPING COMPANIES

LM150 list, published by national trade publication Landscape Management,

Represents the top 1 percent of landscape industry companies.

CLEVELAND, Ohio – June 24, 2016 – Perficut Companies has been named to the prestigious “LM150” list by the national trade publication Landscape Management. Perficut was the only company in Iowa to be recognized in the 2016 list which represents the top 1% of the landscape industry.

“Congratulations to Perficut Companies and all the companies on this year’s LM150 list,” said Marisa Palmieri, editor of Landscape Management. “The firms on this list represent the top 1% of the landscape industry. It’s an honor to be among them.”

“Perficut is honored to represent Iowa in the ‘LM150’ list”, said Kory Ballard, Perficut Co-owner and President.

“We are driven to be the best,” said Matt Boelman, Co-owner and Vice President, “and on our way to the top, it’s wonderful to be recognized by our industry.”

The landscape industry’s largest 150 revenue-generating firms logged a combined $9.4 billion in 2015 annual revenue – a 13% increase from last year’s list. Overall, LM150 companies averaged a 12% growth rate from 2014 to 2015.

 

ABOUT PERFICUT

Perficut is an industry-leading site management company dedicated to serving critical commercial sites such as hospitals and clinics, high traffic locations, and shipping centers. Perficut provides a wide variety of commercial services including snow and ice maintenance, commercial mowing and grounds maintenance, landscape construction, turf and tree health, commercial irrigation, storm water runoff, holiday lighting, and interiorscapes.

Mission Possible

In the post Maytag-era, Kim Didier and the team at DMACC Business Resources are investing in the future through a creative approach to economic development.

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Kim Didier moved home to Iowa 17 years ago with an infant in arms, a husband in tow and a new masters degree framed and ready to hang.  The gig that prompted the move from Indianapolis was a leadership role with the City of Newton, supporting employment at the City’s biggest employer, Maytag.  As she and her husband drove west, back to the arms of friends and family, life was full of possibility. Continue reading "Mission Possible"

Landscape Maintenance 150

PERFICUT LISTED ON “LM150” LIST OF TOP LANDSCAPING COMPANIES

LM150 list, published by national trade publication Landscape Management, represents the top 1 percent of landscape industry companies.

CLEVELAND, Ohio – June 25, 2015 – Perficut Companies has been named to the prestigious “LM150” list by the national trade publication Landscape Management. Perficut was the only company in Iowa to be recognized in the 2015 list which represents the top 1% of the landscape industry. Continue reading "Landscape Maintenance 150"

The Great American Tracker

When Josh Hyde looks to the future, he's facing west.

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There is an age-old axiom that truly great hunters are born, not raised.  Perhaps it’s based on evolution.  Perhaps it’s something deeper.  If you arrive at a public game preserve on opening day and ask the individuals assembled what it is that sets the truly great hunters apart, they’ll quickly raise the issue of instinct.

“Instincts aren’t taught,” Josh Hyde recently told me.  “They are woven into your DNA - becoming part of you even before your heart and lungs are formed.”

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The Healing Garden

Fighting Cancer in a New Way

The Mercy Cancer Center is getting their hands dirty in the fight against cancer by taking the battle outside to their groundbreaking new garden. The “Healing Garden,” located outside the Mercy Cancer Center West Lakes facility, provides patients, caregivers and employees with a key to cancer prevention, nutrition and improved health and wellness.

STORY EMMA LOCKWOOD | IMAGES BY NOLAN KRESNAK

“One way to reduce our risk of cancer is to eat a plant based diet rich in fruits and vegetables,” says Mercy dietitian, Barb Wisnieski, one of the project leads. “We began the project with the idea that the garden would provide an opportunity for patients, cancer survivors and our staff to learn more about how food is grown and why a plant based diet is so beneficial. We knew the garden could become a great place for us to practice what we preach.” Continue reading "The Healing Garden"

Perficut Awarded “Top 100”

PERFICUT NAMED A “TOP 100” LANDSCAPING COMPANY

The Prestigious List Showcases the Largest Firms in North America.

VALLEY VIEW, Ohio – Perficut Companies has been named a “Top 100” Landscaping Company in North America by Lawn & Landscape magazine. Perficut was the only company in Iowa to be recognized in the 2015 Lawn & Landscape Top 100 list, which was published in May and sponsored by Toro.

“Our Top 100 list includes some of the best and brightest leaders in the landscape industry,” says Lawn & Landscape Editor and Associate Publisher Chuck Bowen. “These companies have achieved a level of growth that very few others can claim.”

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