Contact: Lisa Stryker
Phone: 540-729-2114

Field Trip with Marty Grunder and Frank Mariani Heads to R.P. Marzilli & Company, June 23-24, 2022

(Fairfax, VA., May 2, 2022) —The National Association of Landscape Professionals is partnering with Marty Grunder, nationally recognized industry consultant and CEO of Grunder Landscaping Co. and The Grow Group and Frank Mariani, Executive Chair of Mariani Landscape, on the popular Field Trip event. 

This year’s Field Trip event will take attendees on a tour of the award-winning landscape construction firm, R.P. Marzilli & Company in Medway, Massachusetts, outside of Boston. Attendees will have the opportunity to learn in an interactive educational setting combined with an insider’s look into the inner workings of R. P. Marzilli & Company. 

 “The behind-the-scenes access and take-aways, led by Marty Grunder and Frank Mariani are what make the Field Trip event so valuable to attendees,” said NALP CEO Britt Wood. “Attendees are in for a real treat learning from the team at R.P. Marzilli & Company.”   

 A limited number of tickets are also available for a special dinner event at the New England Botanical Gardens at Tower Hill on June 23. 

 The NALP Field Trip is sponsored by Aspire, Gravely and Vermeer

 For more information, and to register, visit

About NALP

The National Association of Landscape Professionals represents an industry of approximately 1 million landscape, lawn care, irrigation, and tree care professionals. Through national advocacy campaigns, the association is growing the industry and its workforce. NALP offers its members professional development through education, networking, and training, certification and accreditation programs. For more information about NALP, visit