Courtney Pohlit Promoted to Director of People and Recruiting

Ruppert Landscape is pleased to announce the promotion of Courtney Pohlit to the position of director of people and recruiting.

Pohlit holds a bachelor’s degree in marketing management from Virginia Tech and an MBA in human resources from Towson University, and is a certified Project Management Professional (PMP). She has over 15 years of experience in project management, account management and human resources. She joined Ruppert in early 2019 as digital project manager and has made a tremendous impact while on the IT team. In this new position, she will be responsible for developing strategy to optimize the company’s talent acquisition and employee development programs and enhance employee engagement.

“Courtney has proven herself to be extremely organized, structured and forward-thinking, and works well in a team environment,” said Mike Felts, vice president of HR and IT. “I am extremely happy that she will be changing roles to further support our company’s growth.”

Ruppert Landscape, a family and employee-owned business, has been an industry-leading provider of commercial landscape construction and management services for almost 50 years. Headquartered in Laytonsville, Maryland, the company employs over 1600 people and serves customers from 25 branches in eight primary markets: Philadelphia, Baltimore, D.C., Richmond, Raleigh, Charlotte, Atlanta, and Houston. The company has a long-standing tradition of growing its team and giving back to the community. Visit us at