In season 2, episode 40 of the Growing in the Green Industry Podcast, hosts Brett Lemcke with R.M. Landscape and Macey Robinson with LandCare talk to Drew Garcia, vice president of the landscape group with Rancho Mesa and Greg Garcia, account executive with Rancho Mesa.
Drew Garcia started off as a professional baseball player. Drew began his career at Rancho Mesa during the off-season. When he wasn’t on the field, he was learning the fundamentals of the insurance industry. After he retired from baseball, Drew transitioned into a full-time career with Rancho Mesa. His background in sports has helped him look at business with a unique perspective based on teamwork and best practices.
Greg Garcia also grew up surrounded by the game of baseball. After 10 years of professional baseball, five of which came at the major league level playing for the St. Louis Cardinals and San Diego Padres, it was time for him to join another team. He is working in tandem with Drew specializing in only insuring landscape professionals.
In this podcast, the Garcia brothers share tips on starting your own company and implementing a safety plan and different strategies on how to be proactive when it comes to safety in the workplace.
Listen to the full podcast below.