ISA Reveals ‘Award of Distinction’ Winners for 2014

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (August 2014) (PRWEB) August 03, 2014

The International Society of Arboriculture (ISA), the source for tree research, education and proper tree care, has announced nine winners in the 2014 Awards of Distinction, sponsored by Bartlett Tree Experts.

“This year’s winners produce an impressive list of accomplishments,” said Mark Roberts, ISA President. “They are dedicating their lives to expanding knowledge and supporting educational initiatives in our ever-changing profession of arboriculture.”

Some of the achievements of this elite group include:

Robert Bartlett Jr., chairman and CEO of Bartlett Tree Experts added, “As the tree care industry continues to change and grow, we need individuals like these to help lead the way through scientific study, research, and dedicated work in training and education. We are so proud to support their efforts by partnering with ISA in sponsorship of the Awards.”

ISA, an organization of more than 20,000 members worldwide, has been honoring members and industry professionals with the Awards of Distinction since 1963. This year’s categories recognize candidates in such areas as research, education, and advancing the best practices of proper tree care in the industry. The winners are selected by the ISA Awards Committee, a diverse group of experts in arboriculture including university professors, retired arborists, owners of tree care companies, and forestry managers, and approved by ISA’s Board of Directors.



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