Bedford Hills, NY—August 2018—SavATree, a leading provider of expert tree, shrub, and lawn care services, has recently announced that Mark Garvin, former President and CEO of the Tree Care Industry Association (TCIA), will join SavATree.

Before joining SavATree, Garvin worked for TCIA for 22 years, including as President and CEO from 2009 until March 2018. TCIA’s mission is to “advance tree care businesses” while establishing safety and education standards.

Garvin will primarily work with SavATree’s Mergers and Acquisitions team, helping to identify like-minded partners that share the company’s core values, which are centered on employees, customers, and sustainability.  In recent years, SavATree has expanded rapidly into new regions and markets including Colorado and Georgia, and plans to build on this momentum going forward.

“Mark brings with him an incredible knowledge of this industry,” said Daniel van Starrenburg, CEO of SavATree. “He will be a great asset to us going forward. We’re excited to have him on the team.”

About SavATree
SavATree, the green choice for tree, shrub and lawn care, provides environmentally sensible services to residential, commercial, community, and government properties in the Northeast, Southeast, Mid-Atlantic, Midwest, and Western regions. Property stewardship programs feature organic and hybrid plant health care, general tree care, and lawn care, all of which are highly customized to meet the needs of each landscape and steward. Services include tree and shrub pruning, insect and disease management, deer deterrence, and lawn care, as well as tree and shrub nutrient programs. Learn more at