January 24, 2020

Hall of Fame > Brian Brigden

Brian has planted trees for 35 years, gracing the blocks with an impeccable eye for quality, and blessing the fires with his skills as a minstrel. An […]
October 10, 2016

Tree Planting After a 19 Year Break

19 years in a cube doing software development. Training guys from India to replace me. Typical corporate nonsense. Layoffs everywhere, crappy economy. Top of my chosen […]
September 19, 2014

Hall of Fame > Remembering Michael Mloszewski

Nominated by: Jordan Tesluk (September 19, 2014) (From the WSCA) – The tree planting community has lost one of its originals. Jan Michael Mloszewski died earlier […]
April 4, 2013

Hall of Fame > Mike Reid

Nominated by: Anonymous I would like to nominate Mike Reid (sic ) for the hall of fame. I worked with him on 2 occasions on the […]
January 18, 2012

Hall of Fame > Bob Dearden

Nominated by: Fellow Bluecollar Workers Hello! I’d like to nominate someone for the hall of fame -his name is Bob Dearden, and he has been integral […]
January 18, 2012

Hall of Fame > Clement Adu

Nominated by: Anonymous A native of Ghana where he still owns a pineapple farm, Clement began planting roughly 10 to 12 years ago for Bruin Reforestation, […]
October 17, 2011

Hall of Fame > Dirk Brinkman

Nominated by: Anonymous Over 1 Billion trees planted…some are his!!! Involved in the business all over the country and internationally! Strong advocate of finding innovative ways […]
October 14, 2011

Video > Franz Otto Ultimate Hiballer

Video by Adam Humphreys A tour through British Columbia’s reforestation industry in search of an enigmatic and legendary tree planter named Franz Otto.
October 12, 2011

Hall of Fame > Eric (Rooster) Rousseau

Nominated by: Jordan Tesluk A great pillar of strength in any planting company is the person that keeps your equipment working properly. When we go out […]