PGMS Partners and Supplier Members

PGMS thanks the following Partners in Professionalism and Supplier Members for their support of the Society and their commitment to the green industry.

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Bailey Nurseries 
Alec Charais
1325 Bailey Road
St. Paul, MN 55119
Bailey Nurseries is a fifth-generation, family-owned nursery serving customers worldwide. Headquartered in St. Paul, Minnesota, along with operations in Oregon, Washington and Illinois, they are known for producing and distributing top-quality horticultural products and services to retail garden centers, growers and landscapers. Bailey Nurseries’ Endless Summer® Hydrangeas, First Editions® Plants and Easy Elegance® Rose brands are widely recognized as premier products in the industry.

Bartlett Tree Experts 
Scott Jamieson
970 Harris Road, Suite 1B
Grayslake, IL 60030
(847) 559-1801

Peter Farno
PO Box 12014, 2 T.W. Alexander Dr.
Research Triangle Park, NC 27709
(919) 549-2566

Billy Goat Industries
Rich Clark
P.O. Box 308
Lee’s Summit, MO 64063
Billy Goat Industries is the premier manufacturer of property cleanup and turf renovation products with a reputation for innovation, productivity and quality. Whether it is spring, summer or fall, Billy Goat’s line-up including walk behind blowers, truck loaders, lawn and litter vacuums, sod cutters, aerators, power rakes, overseeders and brushcutters offers the right solution for your residential, commercial and municipal clean-up needs.

Chris Durig
68 S. Squirrel Rd.
Auburn Hills, MI 48326
BlueBird Turf Products is your complete source for lawn, garden, and forestry equipment.  Our mission is to supply the best equipment, provide superior customer service, and same day parts shipments.  Products include bed-edgers, cable layers, power rakes, seeders, aerators, sod-cutters, hover mowers, brush-cutters, blowers, stump grinders, chippers, and log splitters.

Christopher Girodat
250 East Beaton Drive
West Fargo, ND 58078
Contact Us
(877) 505-3580
(701) 241-8700 – Fax
Bobcat Company, headquartered in West Fargo, North Dakota, is a worldwide leader in manufacturing and distribution of compact equipment. Bobcat® company equipment includes skid-steer, all-wheel steer and compact track loaders; compact excavators; mini track loaders; VersaHANDLER® telescopic tool carriers, utility vehicles; Toolcat™ utility work machines and attachments.

Rick Capitanio
2075 Corte Del Nogal, Suite P
Carlsbad, CA 92011
(760) 438-0525
Calsense develops custom irrigation solutions that save water, save labor and save money. Knowing where all water is used or lost on a single or shared mainline by valve, controller, or quick coupler use, 24/7 provides management of all resources. Calsense field intelligence, data collection, and powerful analytics document an annual average savings of 20 to 40%.

Colorblends Wholesale Flowerbulbs
Tim Schipper
747 Barnum Avenue
Bridgeport, CT 06608
(888) 847-8637
(203) 338-0744 – Fax
Colorblends delivers top-quality wholesale flowerbulbs for fall planting, direct from the Netherlands to commercial and residential customers. Our knowledge and experience in the Netherlands and the USA ensure your success. A knowledgeable customer service team is available to assit you. Colorblends your spring display specialist! Visit us at

Country Causal Teak
Stephanie Cohen
7601 Rickenbacker Dr.
Gaithersburg, MD 20879
Country Casual Teak is the nation’s leading specialist in solid teak outdoor furniture. We take pride in providing durable, beautiful furniture for universities, gardens, museums, and recreation areas.  After 40 years in business we remain committed to upholding the highest standards of quality, craftsmanship and customer service.

Crescent Garden
Ubaldo Loret de Mola
10 NE 41st Street
Miami, FL 33137

Robert Buckley
13 Pulaski St.
Auburn, NY 13021
(877) 815-9276
Time-tested and proven in the toughest commercial environments, you’ll grow larger, healthier plants while averaging 2-3 weeks between watering cycles. Plus, you’ll reduce labor costs, fuel and water usage up to 80%. EarthPlaner, the #1 Selling & Recommended Self-Watering Brand and a Proud Partner of PGMS.

Barb Gora
400 Oakwood Road
Lake Zurich, IL 60047
(800) 432-ECHO
ECHO is a leading innovator and manufacturer of professional-grade outdoor power equipment. Since 1972, grounds maintenance professionals have relied on its quality and durability season after season. ECHO products are sold through more than 6,000 independent dealers. To find a servicing dealer, visit

Ewing Irrigation and Landscape Supply
Warren S. Gorowitz
3441 E. Harbour Drive
Phoenix, AZ 85034
(602) 437-9530
Ewing Irrigation & Landscape Supply is the largest family-owned supplier of landscape and water management products. As your business partner, we offer products for irrigation, landscape, turf management, outdoor living, sports fields, golf and sustainability. Our network of knowledgeable staff help green industry professionals discover products and services for success.

Mark Middendorf
3460 Grant Drive
Lebanon, OH 45036
(800) 528-3113

Cindy Whitford
401 S. Wright Rd.
Janesville, WI 53546
(608) 373-2641
GEMPLER’S is your one-stop shop for the tools and supplies you need to run your grounds management operation. Whether it’s keeping yourself and your crews safe, maintaining beautiful landscapes or maintaining your equipment, GEMPLER’S will make your hard work easy—helping you to simplify, save and succeed.

Golf Cars, Inc.
Paul Szymanski
Box 247, 4180 Skyron Drive
Buckingham, PA 18912
(215) 340-0880
(215) 340-1634 – Fax

Laura Faubert
2026 Oxford St. E.
London, N5V-2Z8 Canada
(877) 482-2323

Lynda Wightman
3933 Trails End
Missoula, MT 59803
(406) 273-3073

Jack’s Small Engines 
Adine Cumberland
105 Industry Lane
Forest Hill, MD 21050
(877) 737-2787
Jack’s Small Engines is one of the largest outdoor power equipment parts retailers in the country, with over 3 million parts available online at Commercial Landscaper/Dealer discounts are available, as well as an online Do-It-Yourself center, Blog, and Forum to assist with your maintenance and repairs.

John Deere 
Ken Taylor
2000 John Deere Rd.
Cary, NC 27513
(919) 804-2611
(919) 804-2322 – Fax
John Deere offers a full line of commercial grade equipment including mowers, tractors, utility vehicles and construction equipment. Plus parts, special financing options and the best dealer network in the industry to support your grounds management requirements.

Kawasaki Engines 
Tiffany Young
5080 36th St S.E.
Grand Rapids, MI 49512
(616) 954-3027

Kubota Tractor Corporation 
Meredith Wilson
1000 Kubota Dr.
Grapevine, TX 76051
Contact Us
(817) 756-1171
Kubota Tractor Corporation is the US marketer and distributor of Kubota branded equipment including a complete line of tractors up to 118 PTO HP, consumer lawn and Garden products, hay tools, commercial turf products, utility vehicles and compact construction equipment.

Leaf Burrito
Marc Mataya
2215 Hassell Place
Charlotte, NC 28209
(800) 287-7486

Microlife Organic Biological Fertilizers
Mike Serant
2221 West 34th Street
Houston, TX 77018
(713) 957-0909
Manufacturer & Master Formulator of Professional Grade Organic Biological Fertilizers and Amendments. Granulars, Liquids, and Wettable Powders. Full line, full spectrum. Unsurpassed quality and performance. 

Permaloc Corporation
Joshua Jon Barnes
13505 Barry St.
Holland, MI 49424
(616) 399-9600
(616) 399-9770 – Fax

Plant Growth Management Systems
Mark P. Mann
28875 Runkle Rd.
Niles, MI 49120
(269) 663-7467

Proven Winners 
Tom Ewing
Landscape Development Program
15475 Artesian Spring Rd.
San Diego, CA 92127
(619) 517-0100
Proven Winners® is the leading brand of high quality flowering plants in North America. Comprising the Proven Winners® brand is Four Star Greenhouse and Pleasant View Gardens, and brand managers Spring Meadow Nursery (ColorChoice flowering shrubs) and Walters Gardens (Proven Winners® Perennials). Regional varieties are branded as Proven Selections®.

Rainbow Treecare Scientific Advancements 
Joel Spies
11571 K-Tel Drive
Minnetonka, MN 55343
(612) 290-8951
Rainbow Treecare Scientific Advancements is an employee-owned company founded in science.  Our mission is to bring proven products with predictable results to the plant healthcare market. We partner with university and industry scientists to develop research-backed plant healthcare products and equipment. We use our experience to train, educate, and provide marketing support for arborist and landscape professionals.

Soucy International
Anthony Skufca
5450 Saint – Roch Street
Drummondville, Quebec J2B 6W3 Canada
(614) 359-0404

The Toro Company 
Paula Sliefert
8111 Lyndale Ave S.
Bloomington, MN 55420
Contact Us
(952) 887-7107
(952) 887-8693 – Fax
At The Toro Company, we are proud to be a leading worldwide provider of innovative products and solutions to help make outdoor environments beautiful, productive and sustainable. Through a strong network of professional distributors, dealers and retailers in more than 90 countries, we offer a wide range of products across a family of global brands to help customers care for parks, public and private green spaces, sports fields, golf courses, commercial and residential properties, and agricultural fields

Walker Manufacturing
Tim Cromley
5925 E Harmony Road
Fort Collins, CO 80528

Wright Manufacturing
John Foran
4600 Wedgewood Blvd., Suite X
Frederick, MD 21703
(301) 360-9810