In his new position, Willey will oversee all garden and pest operations, services, human assets and gross sales whereas proudly owning the corporate’s revenue and loss. He may even proceed to form and handle the corporate’s management improvement program which he began in 2019. Willey brings his pure folks expertise and excessive aptitude into his new COO roll, which is able to assist obtain the corporate’s development targets.
“I’m so proud and grateful for all of Josh’s accomplishments over the past 5 years,” Jesson stated. “I’m wanting ahead to the place his excellent management will convey us over the subsequent 5 years and past.”
Willey began at Inexperienced Garden Fertilizing/Inexperienced Pest Options in June 20018 as a director of enterprise improvement. He was promoted to senior vice chairman of operations after solely 5 months with the corporate. Since becoming a member of the corporate, it has greater than double in dimension from slightly below $13 million to over $30 million in income.
Willey additionally just lately accomplished the overall administration program at Harvard Enterprise College. Throughout his time in this system, he competed within the normal administration program’s technique finals and was chosen as considered one of three winners out of over 110 fellow HBS college students.
He brings over 20 years’ expertise within the inexperienced business, beginning as a technician earlier than transferring into gross sales, after which administration. Willey presently lives in Malvern, Pa., along with his spouse, Tracey, and 5 youngsters.