(NORTH LAS VEGAS, NV) – Rob Diaz, CEO of Land Care Inc., based in North Las Vegas, NV, has received National Landscape Industry Certified Manager status, through the Professional Landcare Network (PLANET).  This national certification demonstrates an individual’s professionalism and achievement in the landscape profession.
The PLANET certification program, “Landscape Industry Certified Manager,” is supported and used internationally to demonstrate credibility and commitment to best practices in the landscape industry. The International Certification Council (ICC) has worked to align the PLANET certification program with stringent national standards and to adopt an aggressive strategic planning initiative.
A 20-year veteran of the landscape contracting industry, Diaz founded Land Care Inc. in 1996. Under his leadership, the company grew to be listed among Southern Nevada’s top 10 landscaped management companies.
Land Care Inc. specializes in designing, installing and maintaining landscaping projects of all sizes – from the largest commercial and residential properties in Southern Nevada to individual homeowners seeking more elegant and water-efficient outdoor living environments.  The company has been recognized with numerous local, regional and national industry awards and designations, including verification as a Service Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business in August 2011.
PLANET is the association of members who create and maintain quality of life in communities across America.  With more than 3,500 member companies and affiliates, these firms and their employees represent more than 100,000 green industry professionals.  More information can be obtained by visiting LandcareNetwork.org, or by calling the PLANET office at (800) 395-2522.
For more information regarding Land Care Inc. and current practices in the landscape industry, sign on for the “Land Care @ Work” newsletter at www.landcareinc.net, or call, 702-639-0099.