Wheeling Business Owner Robert Bertog Elected President of Illinois Landscape Contractors Association

Jun 30, 2010, 10:30 ET from Bertog Landscape Company

WHEELING, Ill., June 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Robert (Bob) Bertog, Certified Landscape & Snow Professional and President of Bertog Landscape Company, was recently elected President of the 2010-2011 Board of the Illinois Landscape Contractors Association (ILCA). Bertog's new role is effective July 1, 2010.

Drawing on his tenure of successful leadership at Bertog Landscape Company, Bertog will work with his Board to uphold the mission of the ILCA and strengthen and grow the organization.

"As a long-time member of ILCA, I've had the benefit of learning from other members in ways that have helped our business grow," said Bertog. "I'm very pleased to have the opportunity to give back to my fellow members through my term as President."

Bertog Landscape Company has been an ILCA member since 1977. Bertog himself has been an active participant in the organization since 1993 and a Board member since 2004.

About ILCA

Since 1959, ILCA has provided its members with the resources needed to enhance their performance and ensure continued growth and success. The Association's mission is to enhance the professionalism and capabilities of members by providing leadership, education and valued services while promoting environmental awareness within the landscape industry. The association is pledged to serve as a forum for the free exchange of ideas among landscape contractors, their suppliers and the government, working together for a greener, more beautiful Illinois.

About Bertog Landscape Company

Founded by Tracy Bertog while he was in high school in 1974, Bertog Landscape Company has grown over the past several decades to become the leading North Shore provider of award-winning design and build, maintenance, irrigation and lighting, and snow removal services. For more information, visit www.bertoglandscape.com.

SOURCE Bertog Landscape Company