Young Entrepreneur of the Year

The Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award recognizes a young entrepreneur, age 40 or under, who has demonstrated entrepreneurial spirit and initiative in their career. This award is presented annually at the National Collegiate Landscape Competition.

2021 Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award Nominations Now Open!

Award Recipients

2020 – Neil Bales, LandPatten
2019 – Casey Hurd, Greenscapes Land Care, LLC
2018 – Zeke Cooper, Managing Principal Aniwaya Design, Inc.
2017 – Mark Maslow, Southern Landscape Group
2016 – Rudy Larsen, Lawn Butler
2015 – Jeremy Thorne, ThorneCare Landscape Solutions, LLC