Charles Weiss

Charles Weiss


Chuck has been active within the horticulture industry his entire professional career. Originally from Erie, his interest in plant science led him to upstate New York for a formal education and then to the Washington D.C. Metro Area, and ultimately to start a business in his hometown.

  • BS of horticulture and landscape development from S.U.N.Y. Cobleskill
  • Highly knowledgeable in business development and contracting
  • 30 years of experience in landscape contracting


Career Achievements

  • Developed and maintained client relationships with elite builders and key developers in NW Pennsylvania, resulting in significant repeat sales.
  • Designed and managed multiple projects recognized by the Builders Association of Northwestern Pennsylvania for the Award of Excellence.
  • As a Landscape Designer and Salesman, Weiss is responsible for over 1.3 million in sales annually. The average project Weiss designs and oversees is $45,000. He also co-managed 140 grounds maintenance clients with gross sales of over $500,000.
  • Weiss has researched, developed, and implemented many business plans, such as: current estimating and job tracking systems, employee incentive and profit share programs, landscape design/build client procedures, and employee procedures and handbook documentation.