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The Daily Record Announces 2019 Corporate Counsel Awards

February 15, 2019

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Rochester, N.Y., (February 15, 2019) — The Daily Record selected Stephen M. Polozie, Vice President and General Counsel, Lewis Tree Service, Inc. to receive a 2019 Corporate Counsel Award. The Corporate Counsel Awards are presented by The Daily Record, in partnership with the Rochester Business Journal. The awards honor the Greater Rochester […]


Lewis Announces Promotion of Robert A. Petrone to Chief Financial Officer

October 12, 2018

West Henrietta, NY—The Lewis family of companies today announced that Robert A. Petrone, currently serving as Lewis’ Senior Vice President, Finance and Secretary/Treasurer, will be promoted to Chief Financial Officer effective November 1, 2018. “Through his significant financial leadership, Bob has proven to be a tremendous asset for our organization,” said Tom Rogers, President and […]


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 […]