Ruppert Landscape Opens New Location in Apex (NC), Promotes Johnson to Branch Manager

Ruppert Landscape has expanded its landscape management operations to include a new location in Apex, North Carolina, adding to its existing North Carolina locations in Raleigh, Durham, and Charlotte.

“The steady demand in the Raleigh/Durham area, coupled with the steadfast commitment of our team and unwavering support of our valued clients, has allowed us the opportunity to expand into the exciting Apex market,” stated Drew Dummann, Region Manager in the company’s landscape management division. “This strategic move enhances our ability to uphold exceptional service standards for our current clients while fostering fresh prospects for growth in the region. This expansion also aligns with our core values by offering increased avenues for professional advancement to our dedicated team.”

This new location will be led by Tyler Johnson, who has recently been promoted to Branch Manager. In this position, his responsibilities include planning, budgeting, personnel development, and ensuring customer satisfaction.

With over 16 years of landscape industry experience, Johnson joined the Ruppert team in 2019 as an Area Manager in the Raleigh branch. His exceptional sales records and management skills led to his promotion to Associate Branch Manager in 2022.

“Tyler excels at customer service, sales, and taking care of his people, and has spent the last year and a half preparing to take on the Branch Manager role,” remarked Dummann. “We are enthusiastic about Tyler’s transition into this role and are confident in his ability to drive success and growth for our new Apex branch.”

Ruppert’s Apex branch will provide comprehensive commercial landscaping services including design and landscape enhancement, turf care, irrigation system management, pond and lake management, arbor care, snow and ice management, and outdoor lighting and décor.

Ruppert Landscape, founded as a family and employee-owned business, is a leading provider of commercial landscaping services. Headquartered in Laytonsville, MD, Ruppert is proud of its 2,300 team members who serve customers from over 40 branches primarily throughout the Northeast, Mid-Atlantic, and Southeastern US. The company prides itself on its strong culture, commitment to its employees, unmatched attention to its customers, and giving back to the community. For more information, please visit