Bruce K. Wilson
Bruce K. Wilson is Managing Partner of Wilson-Oyler Group, one of the green industry’s leading business consultancies. Mr. Wilson co-founded Wilson-Oyler with Tom Oyler in 2001, after serving as President of Environmental Care, Inc., the landscape maintenance division of pioneering landscape company Environmental Industries, Inc. (ValleyCrest Companies). During his 3-decade tenure at ValleyCrest, Mr. Wilson was responsible for the division’s multiple service lines – tree care, irrigation, pest control, landscape and golf course management – and as a member of the executive team, oversaw complex merger and acquisition projects.
Mr. Wilson served on the board of directors for [the Associated Landscape Contractors of America] PLANET and was chairman of its landscape management committee. He is a PLANET Trailblazer, a nationally recognized speaker, business coach and mentor, and author of monthly best practices column for Landscape Management magazine.
He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Ornamental Horticulture from Cornell University.
Thomas L. Oyler
Thomas L. Oyler is Senior Partner of Wilson-Oyler Group. Previously, he served as President and Founder of U.S. Lawns and CEO of Oyler Bros. landscape and construction companies, the assets of which are owned today by ValleyCrest Companies.
Mr. Oyler is an innovative and imaginative business thinker who ranks among the nations top entrepreneurs for the vast portfolio of successful businesses he has run, launched or founded. He was named a 3-time recipient of the International Franchisee of the Year award and Orlando’s Business Man of the Year.
In addition to his role as a mentor and coach for Wilson-Oyler Group, Mr. Oyler manages an array of service and manufacturing companies including, Protective Coating Group, New South Equipment Mats, Treasure Coast Marina and The Old Fish House, Central Florida Marine, and Oyler Development.