Akehurst Landscape Service


Maintenance Pointers For Water Retention Devices

Those who reside in Maryland are influenced by and enjoy living near the Chesapeake Bay.  Whether it be eating crabs  (a favorite Maryland past time) or just out for a lazy boat ride, the Chesapeake Bay is a significant and enjoyable natural resource that we all should care deeply about protecting. Most of the state’s […]

Nurture and Grow – Quincy Sumpter Promotion

*** FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE *** Quincy Sumpter Promoted To Account Manager at Akehurst June 16th, 2017, Joppa, Maryland – Landscape management leader, Akehurst Landscape Service, Inc. announced the promotion of Quincy Sumpter to the position of Account Manager.  The announcement was made by John Akehurst, President and CEO. “Starting his career with our team in […]

Maryland’s 1st ASM – Greg Stacho

***NEWS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE*** First in Maryland Receives Advanced Snow Manager Credentials. June 29th, 2017, Joppa, Maryland – Greg Stacho, Operations Manager for Akehurst Landscape Service, Inc. receives Advanced Snow Manager (ASM) accreditation from the Snow and Ice Management Association, a North American trade organization promoting best practices for the snow and ice removal […]

US Nation’s 3rd oldest landscape company refocuses

140 Years in business, Akehurst moves forward with stronger focus. RELEASE DATE: September 30, 2015. Maryland’s Oldest Landscape Company and 3rd oldest in the Nation, now 140 years old; Akehurst Landscape Service Inc. knows that professionally and properly maintained landscapes make the greatest first impression on the image of commercial properties.  With their proven knowledge […]

Remembering Brian one year later

A commemorative pdf version can be downloaded here. “We have gathered everyone here today for a celebration, a reflection on the positive impact that Brian Akehurst has had on each one of us. There are some people here today who were not lucky enough to meet him, but I’m sure you’ve heard his name for those […]

Akehurst announces Director of Field Operations

June 8, 2015, Joppa, Maryland – Akehurst Landscape Service, Inc., a 139-year-old horticultural company, announced today that Greg Stacho has been appointed to the new role of Director of Field Operations for the firm.  He formally served as an Account Manager for the Grounds Maintenance Department and was promoted in September 2014 to Director of the Grounds Department.  […]