News & Events from Lewis Tree Service

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Lewis Announces Beth Lay as Director of Safety and Human Performance

September 28, 2018

West Henrietta, NY—The Lewis family of companies announced today that Elizabeth A. Lay has joined its leadership team as Director of Safety and Human Performance. “We are committed to delivering a higher standard for world-class safety in the vegetation management industry and ensuring our team members go home each night better, stronger and wiser,” said […]


ASTI Supporter Profile: Lewis Tree Service

September 18, 2018

The July 2018 issue of TCIA magazine featured an article entitled, “For Lewis Tree’s Tom Rogers, an Automatic Yes” which detailed why Lewis Tree Service contributed to TCIA’s Arborist Safety Training Institute. Click here to read the entire publication or scroll to page 36 to read more on why Lewis pledged $75,000 to ASTI to help provide cost-subsidized […]


Lewis Announces Josh Connell as Vice President Operations, Wilderness USA

July 5, 2018

Henrietta, NY—The Lewis family of companies announced in April that it has hired Josh Connell as Vice President Operations of Wilderness USA. With a Certified Six Sigma Black Belt in operations process excellence, Connell will lead a focused effort to heighten safety and operations excellence as part of the company’s ongoing commitment to provide world-class […]


Lewis Announces Promotion of Robert A. Petrone to Senior Vice President, Finance

April 23, 2018

West Henrietta, NY—The Lewis family of companies today announced the promotion of Robert A. Petrone to Senior Vice President, Finance and Secretary/Treasurer effective immediately. “Bob brings a passion for providing financial stewardship and discipline that makes him ideally suited for this role,” said Tom Rogers, President and Chief Executive Officer of Lewis. “Since joining our […]


Lewis Announces Retirement of James Stenger, CFO

March 19, 2018

West Henrietta, NY—The Lewis family of companies today announced the retirement of its Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer (CFO), James Stenger, effective March 23, 2018. In order to ensure a high level of continuity in the financial management of the company, Stenger will continue to serve as a member of the Lewis Board of Directors. […]


Lewis Tree Service Wins Four Awards from the Tree Care Industry Association

February 16, 2018

West Henrietta, NY—Lewis Tree Service is proud to have been awarded two 2017 Professional Communications Awards and two safety awards from the Tree Care Industry Association (TCIA) during its 2018 Winter Conference. More than 20 years old, the TCIA Professional Communications Awards program honors marketing and communications excellence for the tree care industry. Lewis’ employee newsletter, […]


Rochester-based Lewis Tree Service among Irma First Responders

September 25, 2017

West Henrietta, NY—Over 1,700 crew members from Rochester-based Lewis Tree Service, Inc. are among the tree crews providing emergency storm restoration services to areas affected by Hurricane Irma. “Lewis crews from across North America began deploying late last week in anticipation of a major storm event,” said Thomas R. Rogers, President and CEO of Lewis […]


Lewis Tree in Compliance with Federal Laws Governing Documented Workers

February 24, 2017

We take our obligation to confirm that all of our employees are eligible to work in the United States very seriously. We have several procedures in place to ensure that our Employee Owned Company complies with all applicable laws and government regulations. We are very proud of the fact that our diligence in doing the […]


Lewis Tree Service Wins Rochester Area Business Ethics Award

October 18, 2016

West Henrietta, NY—Lewis Tree Service is proud to announce that it has been named an ETHIE award winner in the large business category from the Rochester Area Business Ethics Foundation (RABEF). The ETHIE recognizes businesses and organizations that do the right thing through strong ethical foundations, aspirations to high standards of business conduct, and the […]


Robert A. Petrone Named Vice President of Finance at Lewis Tree Service

September 9, 2016

West Henrietta, NY—Robert A. Petrone has joined Lewis Tree Service as the new Vice President of Finance. He will be based at the corporate headquarters in West Henrietta, NY. Bob’s responsibilities in this position will include overseeing the accounting, finance and payroll departments, interaction with auditors and bankers, establishing department strategic objectives and direction, operational […]