Speaker Bio


Patrick Donovan

Patrick Donovan

Owner, ASCA-C, Classic Landscaping, LLC

With 35 plus years in the Snow Industry as an owner/operator, and 27 years as a Police Officer for the Port Authority of NY and NJ, Pat Donovan possesses a unique skill set and experience level from complete opposite sides of the spectrum which is sure to benefit the snow arena. As a Police Officer, Pat was assigned to an Emergency Services Unit in Staten Island, NY and received a myriad of training throughout his career. Most notable, certified “Fatal Crash Investigator” from North Western University.

On the Landscape/snow side, his credentials include; Licensed NJ Home Improvement Contractor, Licensed NJ Pesticide Applicator, Licensed NJ Pesticide Business, Licensed NJ Plant Dealer, NJ Licensed Fertilizer Applicator, OSHA 40 hour HAZWOPER Certified, National Safety Council’s Defensive Driving Certified, ICPI Certified, NCMA Certified, Certified Nursery and Landscape Professional, Class A CDL Operators License, member of New Jersey Landscaping Contractors Association, Accredited Snow Contractors Association, Snow Ice Management Association, Commerce and Industry Association of NJ, National Alliance of Landscape Professionals and contributing writer for numerous trade publications.

Sessions:

Roadside Inspections: A hands-on approach for what you need to know.

July 31 @ 9:00 AM


The Good, The Bad & The Ugly of Load Securement: How Secure is Your Snow Operation?

July 31 @ 11:10 AM