PES ‘BREAKFAST WITH CHAMPIONS’

PES BREAKFAST WITH CHAMPIONS – NALP LANDSCAPES 2016   Friday, October 21, 2016 – 7:30am EST   Last week, the National Association of Landscape Professionals hosted their annual Landscapes 2016 Expo in Louisville, KY. PES had the opportunity to sponsor the ‘Breakfast with Champions’. This breakfast gave hundreds of NALP members, across the landscape spectrum, an opportunity to discuss different topics …

NALP LANDSCAPES 2016!

This week, the National Association of Landscape Professionals (NALP) will be hosting LANDSCAPES 2016! Landscapes 2016 is the largest, most highly anticipated landscape and lawn care industry educational and networking experience of the year. CEO’s, Managers and Employees from across the country will unite in Louisville, KY hosts nearly 750 indoor and outdoor exhibits, provides more than 40 educational sessions featuring the industry’s …

Are you a seasonal business that needs workers?

Are you a seasonal business with a peak load need that is having trouble finding workers?  PES is still processing all clients for 2017 that have a seasonal, peak load need for workers. A peak load is a time span in which a company has an increased business demand compared to other parts of the year. This can also be referred to as …

Hurricane Matthew Upgraded to CAT 4: Destruction Iminent

Category 4 Hurricane Matthew barrels towards FL & E. Coast   Hurricane Matthew is quickly approaching Florida and was downgraded to a Category 3 (120mph winds) on Wednesday night. Early Thursday morning, Matthew was upgraded to a Category 4 (130 mph winds)- overnight. One projection shows the Hurricane slamming the east coast and doubling back again, striking Florida a second …

URGENT PES MEMO: HURRICANE MATTHEW

Hurricane Matthew, Currently Category 4 As Hurricane Matthew approaches, PES would like to extend our thoughts and prayers to our customers and workers in the path of the storm. Curently, category 4 Hurricane Matthew is hammering Haiti with high winds, heavy rains and surge flooding. This is expected to continue throughout Tuesday. Jamaica, Dominican Republic, and the Bahamas are also …

RWE CR UPDATE: SENATE PASSES BILL TO AVOID SHUTDOWN AS LAWMAKERS REACH DEAL

Senate Passes Bill to Avoid Shutdown as Lawmakers Reach Deal Congress has to act before midnight on Friday to avoid closure McConnell included funds for Zika, floods but not Flint water By Steven T. Dennis, Billy House and Erik Wasson | September 28, 2016 3:22PM ET The Senate on Wednesday passed a stopgap spending bill after lawmakers reached a bipartisan …

Fair Bluff Trump Event: An Interview with Veronica Birkenstock

  Saturday, Veronica will be attending the Fair Bluff Republican Stumping where she will be representing Presidential Candidate Donald J. Trump. As you may know, Veronica is part of Trump Victory’s Labor Transition Task Force (created by NJ Governor Chris Christie) and the Campaign Finance Committee. She will be speaking at the event and advocating on behalf of Mr. Trump and …

PES RWE CALL TO ACTION: Clarification On CR

UPDATE ON RWE: The Senate purged our CR, as you may know, but there is still opportunity for success. Majority Leader McConnell has taken us out to keep the bill as clean as possible. That being said, Tuesday 9/27 is a big day for us. The Senate will  vote on whether to include RWE in the CR.  From now until then, we …

RWE UPDATE: Senate Rejects Continuing Resolution, But It’s Not Over

We have an update on the Returning Worker Exemption. The Senate did not approve the Continuing Resolution, which dealt with a change to the language in the appropriations amendment. Right now we still have a chance to get the RWE approved in the Omnibus on 12/9/16. We need YOUR HELP more than ever. Please contact your Congressmen/women and ask them …