Dave Wakeling Promoted to Associate Branch Manager


Laytonsville, MD – Ruppert Landscape is pleased to announce the promotion of Dave Wakeling to the position of associate branch manager in our King of Prussia, PA landscape management branch.

“The position of associate branch manager is a new position within our company. We are committed to growing from within and believe that this new position will further enable us to invest in training and preparing future branch manager candidates while simultaneously improving the current capabilities of the branch,” said Tom Barry, vice president of the landscape management division.

Wakeling has been with the Ruppert organization for 15 years. He joined the company as a crewman and worked his way up to the position of area manager, which he has held within the Toughkenamon landscape management branch for the last 10 years. He has been honored three times with the company’s Branch Impact Award for his outstanding contributions and dedication to that branch.

“With Dave’s strong operational background and deep understanding of the Ruppert culture, we anticipate that he will progress quickly and steadily take on associate branch manager duties,” said Mike Monde, branch manager in our King of Prussia landscape management branch.

Wakeling holds an associate’s degree in ornamental horticulture from Williamson College of the Trades. He and his wife, Bonita, who is also a Ruppert employee, currently reside in Smyrna, DE and will be moving to West Chester, PA in the near future in order to be centrally located for their respective roles.

Ruppert Landscape, a family and employee-owned business, provides commercial landscape construction and management with 19 branches serving eight primary markets in Philadelphia, Baltimore, Washington 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 www.ruppertlandscape.com.