CLCA Endorses New Insurance Agency Representing CLCA Insurance Solutions
We are pleased to welcome ARM-I as the new endorsed insurance agency representing CLCA Insurance Solutions. The Board unanimously approved the recommendation of the Insurance Task Force at their September meeting and the details are being finalized (one board member had to be recused from the second decision because of a conflict of interest). We are excited to introduce this new member benefit to you, so watch your mail for more information.
If you have a policy that is expiring within 120 days, please call 855-662-CLCA (2522) and give CLCA Insurance Solutions an opportunity to provide a quote.
Welcoming and Thanking our 2013 Sponsors
CLCA Kern County Chapter is proud to announce, and thank, our new sponsors for this year. Please support these companies that support our chapter.
Quinn Company. One of our 2013 Gold Sponsors is Quinn Company. Quinn Company is a statewide company specializing in sales and rentals of Caterpillar Machinery. Caterpillar is the world’s leader in building machinery. Daniel Eckels is our local Quinn Company representative (see page 6 for Dan’s profile).
Rain Bird Corporation is our next Gold Sponsor. Based in Azusa, Rain Bird products are built to preserve beauty while conserving water. Rain Bird products encompass residential, commercial, golf and agricultural irrigation components to bring about the intelligent use of water. Rain Bird Products include water management technologies. Sydney ‘Dzino” Dzinoreva, Scott Forsyth and Anita Matlock represent Rain Bird in our area.
Hunter/FX. We are blessed to be supported at the Gold level for the second year by Hunter Industries and FX Luminaire Lighting. Hunter Industries, located in San Marcos, provided a fantastic plant tour at the CLCA 2012 Convention in November. Hunter Industries is one of the leaders in residential, commercial and golf irrigation systems and equipment built on innovation. Sam Perez is our chapter’s beloved representative and was the 2012 Kern County Chapter Vendor of the Year.
FX Luminaire is an industry-leading manufacturer of landscape and architectural lighting products with a focus on the advancement of LED landscape lighting technology. They also specialize in digital lighting control with zoning, dimming and color adjustment capabilities in conjunction with irrigation systems. David Oborn of Hunter/FX serves our chapter.
We appreciate Quinn Company, RainBird and Hunter Industries and F/X Luminaire’s commitment to support state and local CLCA chapters.
LiveEarth Products, located in Emery, Utah, mines and manufactures humic and fulvic ingredients for agriculture, lawn care, and organic gardening. Live Earth products are also used in bio-remediation, dietary supplements, cosmetics and animal feeds. LiveEarth provides soils testing and recommendations for their foundational restorative formulated products that are designed for superior results. Their products maintain an ideal carbon and nitrogen balance without high levels of salts. Todd Burns is our chapter representative.
G & G Productions sponsored our chapter last year, and is a strong local chapter member. G & G Productions puts on the two Home & Garden Shows in the Spring and Fall at the Kern County Fairgrounds. These shows provide our local chapter with an opportunity to meet the public and promote the use of licensed landscape contractors. Our Country Gardens hosts, Dale Edwards the Sultan of Sod and Lindsay Ono the Plant Professor Emcee the shows and entertain their radio followers with good gardening information and fun. G&G owners Joaquin and Jamie Rodriguez, although located in Carmichael, know the importance of supporting local professionals.
Landscape Contractors Insurance Services is our other Bronze Sponsor. LCIS has been a state CLCA member and supporter for many years. LCIS specializes in business and liability insurances including Workers’ Compensation, General and Umbrella Liability, Employment Practice Liability, Business Auto, Property, and Contractors Equipment Insurances, a Bond Program, as well as Group Health Benefits and Life Programs. LCIS also has a personal insurance division, Oak Creek Insurance Agency, which specializes in Auto, Homeowners, and Life benefits. They also handle group plans that include medical, dental, section 125 and HSA accounts. These plans can be customized to fit an individual or group plan. Ramone Simpson is our local LCIS and Oak Creek Insurance representative.