Get to know our executive team, who brings over a century of landscape management experience to Clintar franchises throughout Canada and the United States.
President and CEO
Steve has been President and CEO of Clintar Landscape Management/TruServe Inc. since early 2015. A fluently bilingual executive, Steve has more than 25 years of experience in General Management, Finance, Human Resources, and Sales and Marketing. He has worked in the U.S and internationally in both corporate and franchise models for companies including Domtar, Seagram, Brookfield/Royal LePage, and Sylvan Learning. Steve is a versatile leader who has demonstrated excellence in developing and leading businesses through change as well as many areas of substantial growth.
Terry joined Clintar in 1984 as a Field Service/Pesticide Applicator. Since that time he has gone on to hold positions of increasing responsibility including Operations Supervisor, Service Division Operations Manager and Franchise Division Area Development Manager before moving into his current role of Vice President and Director of Operations. Terry is Landscape-Industry Certified and provides operational support for Clintar franchised businesses.
Client Service Director
Kimberly is passionate about working alongside others and leveraging her extensive business background to help people grow and achieve personal success. In her current role, Kimberly manages a variety of projects involving customer service, operations, sales, marketing, and human resources. With 15 years of experience working as a Franchisee Director in addition to five years as a Sales and Marketing Manager, she understands the importance of relationship building and customer satisfaction. Prior to joining Clintar, Kimberly worked for organizations including FedEx, UPS and Sylvan Learning.
Director of Sales and National Accounts
Jeff has been a member of the Clintar team for over 12 years, bringing with him more than 25 years of experience in the landscaping and snow industries.He began his career with Clintar as Manager of Field Operations before moving into his current role of Director of Sales and National Accounts, where he applies his extensive knowledge of sales and operations. His passion for Clintar and the landscaping and snow industries has prompted Jeff to become certified in five industry disciplines.
Joanne joined the Clintar team in 1983 after obtaining a Bachelor of Mathematics from the University of Waterloo. In her role as Financial Controller, she is responsible for managing Clintar's books and records and for overseeing all aspects of the accounting department. She and her team also provide complete bookkeeping services for many of the Clintar franchise locations, including monthly financial statements, payroll, and cash flow management.