EXECUTIVE RÉSUMÉS

WILLIAM ‘MACK’ SMITH

Principal

Mr Smith is an owner of KT Enterprises, Inc. and serves as its Principle. He has over 33 years of valuable experience in the landscape/construction/irrigation industry and has played a monumental role in KT’s emergence as a leading firm.  Under Mack’s instrumental leadership, KT has enjoyed unparalleled success and has grown to proudly serve the greater Washington metropolitan area. Mack takes great pride in being actively involved in the company’s daily operations and his personal attention is undeniably a contributing factor to each customer’s satisfaction.

MATT DEIVERT

President

Mr Deivert is an owner of KT Enterprises, Inc. and proudly serves as its President.  Matt attained his degree in Horticulture from Virginia Tech.  He has over 26 years of experience in the landscape and nursery industry.  Matt’s management style is to keep his hands on the daily pulse of all aspects of the business while allowing his experienced, professional team to succeed.  His extensive background in nursery production and procurement and serving on the Virginia Landscape and Nurserymen board of directors, has built valued and lasting relationships in the nursery and landscape industry. Matt is also an owner and partner in South Riding Nurseries, LLC and White House Natives, LLC, which are supporting and associate companies.

KEVIN J SHANAHAN

Executive Vice-President

Mr Shanahan is the Executive Vice President of KT Enterprises, Inc. Kevin has over 33 years of valuable experience in the landscape/construction/irrigation field. He has played a vital role in developing KT’s Landscape and Construction Departments and coordinates the interaction of our multi-faceted projects. Kevin administered one our most successful projects totaling over $8,000,000 to guarantee that each stage of the project flowed smoothly, progressed on schedule and stayed within budget. From inception to conclusion, Kevin gets personally involved in all realms of service and his unwavering commitment to our customers attributes to the exceeding of expectations.

KRISTOPHER P ALVAREZ

Vice President

Mr Alvarez is a Vice President and Company Officer. Kris attained his degree in Horticulture from Virginia Tech and has since been faithfully employed with KT Enterprises, Inc. He has over 28 years of vast experience and is involved in every aspect of service to our customers. He is well versed in all facets of landscape design, installation and plant maintenance and his proficiency is integral to ensuring our customer’s satisfaction is consistently met. Kris also plays a key role in KT’s community involvement through his civic participation. He volunteers his time to local charities such as Capital Hospice, NVBIA Outreach and Home Aid.

MICHAEL W ZIEGLER

Vice President

Mr Ziegler is a Vice President and Company Officer. Mike has over 32 years of invaluable experience with KT Enterprises, Inc. and has extensive knowledge and hands on experience in the landscape/construction field. He is a loyal employee who is highly respected for his strong acumen in landscape and construction operations with unequivocal customer service and is consistently involved in all of KT’s most difficult and challenging projects. Mike was instrumental in developing the landscaping construction standards that set KT apart from our competition.  Mike has also served as President of builders Trade Partner Council and is a member of the NVBIA.  He has worked with several Home Aid and Charity related endeavors.

CLIFTON L BATCHELER

Senior Sales Executive

Mr Batcheler is the head of our Commercial Sales Department.  Cliff has over 30 years of experience in the landscape industry specializing in total landscape solutions for a wide range of projects including office buildings, retail centers, corporate campuses and multi-family dwellings.  High customer-centric with excellent relationship building and organizational skills as evidenced by his achievements both personal and professional.  Cliff is results oriented with a proven track record of driving successful partnerships and new projects

WARREN CALLIS

Vice President

Mr Callis is responsible for the direction and management of our Irrigation Team.   Warren has over 30 years of experience in the irrigation industry and provides solutions to all of our clients’ individual needs.  Recognized by the industry’s governing association (IA) as a Certified Irrigation Designer (CID), Auditor (CLIA) and Certified Irrigation Contractor (CIC).  His credentials place him in a category attained by less than 2% of all of its members.  Warren also provides critical support to the production team ensuring our clients not only receive a superior product design that is easily maintained, but one that saves water for the future.

MICHAEL DeSANTOS

Account Executive

Mr DeSantos offers a vast amount of experience to ensure our sales team delivers a comprehensive proposal to each of our clients.  His direct approach from initial planning to proposal and ultimately contract is just the beginning of his commitment to each project.  His “Hands On”, quality oriented approach from pre-production through close-out enables us to exceed the most stringent of client expectations.  Michael is also a Certified Irrigation Designer (CID).