Meet the Team: Account Manager Josh

What is your job title and responsibility at Chris James Landscaping?

Account manager and client representative for design/sales.

Tell us about where you grew up.  Did your background influence your decision to work with your hands in a profession like landscaping?

I grew up in Mahwah New Jersey. I have always had a love for the outdoors. Landscaping is the perfect fit for me.

What do you like to do in your time off?  Tell us about your hobbies, family, sports?

I enjoy hiking, fishing, kayaking and being involved with my kids’ sports.

Do you have one tip for CJL customers on what they should do to prepare their property for a visit from our work crew so you can do your job at the highest level of quality?

I believe communication is key. The more knowledge we have about our customers’ vision for their property, the better chance we have of meeting and exceeding their expectations.

What is the best restaurant/deli in Bergen County to grab lunch during the work day?

The Parkwood Deli on Glen Ave on the border of Midland Park and Ridgewood is a personal favorite.

Where is your favorite park or local attraction with landscaping to take friends and families to for a fun day in the area? 

The botanical gardens in Ringwood has really great hiking trails and formal gardens. Nice place to visit on a sunny weekend.

What’s your favorite sports team(s)? or favorite band?

The New York Yankees and the New York Giants.

How many languages do you speak? 

Only English. But would like to improve on my Spanish.

Is Chris James Landscaping a great company to work for or the greatest company to work for?

CJL is without a doubt a great place to work. There is a true sense of camaraderie. Everyone pulls together when there is a challenge and there is a clear sense of pride in our workmanship. Certainly the greatest company I have worked for!

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