In season 2, episode 39 of the Growing in the Green Industry Podcast, hosts Jenn Myers, senior director of workforce development with NALP and Kim McCrossen, education manager with NALP, talk with Luke Wixo, maintenance business development manager with Weller Brothers.
Wixo’s love for the outdoors and lawn maintenance inspired him to pursue and obtain his associate degree in sports turf management and landscape design from Southeast Technical Institute in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. Wixo has shown great leadership and enthusiasm from the first day he started with the Weller Brothers Landscaping team. He brings vast knowledge to the maintenance department from his experience in the golf course industry.
In this podcast, Wixo talks about his career development story. He touches on education and why it’s important to invest in your team. He discusses customer service, company culture and attracting young people to our industry.
Listen to the full podcast below.