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Lewis Announces CEO Transition

West Henrietta, NY—Lewis announced today that Leslie Kass, a recognized leader in the energy industry, will succeed Tom Rogers as Chief Executive Officer. Tom will lead through a transition period as he prepares to retire from the company at year end. Dennis Brown will continue to serve as the President and Chief Operating Officer of […]

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Energy Industry Second Chance Pilot Program offers unique opportunity after prison while building workforce of tomorrow

Public-private effort in South Carolina provides training and support services to help remove barriers to successful reintegration. FLORENCE, S.C. – A unique public-private workforce effort neared a milestone Tuesday as participants in the inaugural Energy Industry Second Chance Pilot Program – designed to reduce recidivism by removing barriers to success for former prisoners – wrapped […]

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Lewis Announces STOP THE BLEED® Training Partnership

West Henrietta, NY— The Lewis family of companies is proud to announce a first-of-its-kind  STOP THE BLEED® training partnership with the American College of Surgeons. Advancing the goal of STOP THE BLEED® to make our nation more resilient by better preparing the public to save lives if people nearby are severely bleeding, the Lewis program […]

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Lewis Welcomes New Vice President of Fleet to Its Leadership Team

West Henrietta, NY— The Lewis family of companies is pleased to announce the appointment of Chad C. Fay, Vice President of Fleet, to its leadership team. “It is an honor to welcome Chad to the Lewis family as we continue to address the evolving fleet needs of the utility vegetation management industry,” said Dennis Brown, […]

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Dennis Brown Promoted to President, Chief Operating Officer

West Henrietta, NY— The Lewis family of companies has announced the promotion of Dennis Brown from Senior Vice President, COO to President, COO. Dennis began his career with Lewis in 1991 as a crew leader. During his 30-year career with Lewis, he has subsequently held the positions of General Foreman, Area Manager, Division Manager, Regional […]

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Michael O’Connor Promoted to Chief Human Resource Officer

West Henrietta, NY— The Lewis family of companies has announced that Michael O’Connor has been promoted to Chief Human Resource Officer and Senior Vice President. Mike began his career with Lewis in April 2009 as Director of Human Resources. In April of 2012, he was promoted to Vice President. During Mike’s soon-to-be 12 years with […]

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Lewis Announces Leadership Promotion and New Hires

West Henrietta, NY— The Lewis family of companies today announced the expansion of its corporate leadership team with two key hires, Huntley Hedrick, Vice President of Technology and Timothy Marion, Controller, and the promotion of Eric Scherer to Division Vice President on the Lewis operational leadership team. “It is with great pleasure that we introduce […]

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Rochester-based Lewis Tree Service Among Hurricane Isaias First Responders

West Henrietta, NY—On August 4, Isaias, a Category 1 hurricane with wind gusts registering over 70 mph, made landfall in North Carolina and quickly accelerated up the east coast of the U.S. leaving more than 2.5 million customers without power from North Carolina to Maine. In response, over 1,600 crew members from Rochester-based Lewis Tree […]

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Lewis Tree Service Wins Prestigious 2019 Safety Award from the Tree Care Industry Association

West Henrietta, NY—Lewis Tree Service is proud to have been awarded a prestigious safety award from the Tree Care Industry Association (TCIA) during its 2019 Winter Conference. The Outstanding Company Contribution award recognizes a TCIA member’s proactive program to address safety issues. In September 2018, Lewis Tree Service began to usher in a groundbreaking, industry-changing, […]

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Lewis Announces the Addition of Two New Leaders

West Henrietta, NY— The Lewis family of companies announced today the expansion of its leadership team with two key hires: Jeff Kyles, Vice President of Finance and Kara Roth, Director of Strategic Staffing. “Jeff’s extensive financial leadership and Kara’s unique blend of employer branding and talent acquisition experience truly strengthen the diverse expertise of our […]

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