Ken Hutcheson is President of U.S. Lawns, a wholly-owned subsidiary of the ValleyCrest Landscape Companies.
Mr. Hutcheson joined U.S. Lawns in 1995 and has been instrumental in growing the landscape management franchise organization from a regional 18-franchise network to a national franchise industry leader with over 250 franchises. U.S. Lawns services customers in all 48 continuous states.
Based in Orlando, Florida, U.S. Lawns is nourished by the values and passion of family-owned and operated franchise businesses and Mr. Hutcheson is a champion of the entrepreneurial spirit and teamwork that defines its culture. He’s skilled at developing employees, franchisees and customer bases that are anchored on a strong commitment to long-term, high-value relationships. His focus on the company’s Franchise Development and Support teams are central reasons for the company’s steady national expansion and consistently high rankings on landscape and franchise industry lists, including Entrepreneur Magazine’s listing of best franchises in its annual Franchise 500 report and Lawn and Landscape Magazine’s Top 100 Report.
Mr. Hutcheson received a bachelor’s degree in Agriculture from the University of Florida. In 2005 he was recognized by the International Franchise Association as a Certified Franchise Executive, has been a licensed Certified Pest Control Operator for over twenty years, and is a board member of several industry related organizations, including Nova Southeastern University’s International Institute for Franchise Education.
Mr. Hutcheson can be contacted at 407-246-1630 or firstname.lastname@example.org