Our Staff

Paul J. Gualtieri - Owner/President

Paul has been the founder and president of Landscapes East, Inc. since it's inception in 1981. Paul has an AAS degree in Landscape Development from State University of New York at Alfred. Paul is a N.Y.S. Certified Nursery & Landscape Professional (CNLP), a NYS Certified Pesticide Applicator, and has been certified by the Interlocking Concrete Paving Institute (ICPI) and the National Concrete Masonry Association (NCMA). He is an active member of the Central New York Nursery and Landscape Association (CNYNLA).

From its earliest stages, Paul has always made customer service, satisfaction and professionalism the main focus of the company. Great pride goes into every job by all members of the firm under guidelines set at management level.

Paul is involved with not only the landscape design, but also the management, scheduling and production of the project.

Paul's company objective is to give clients the best service from the best possible employees, all at a fair price.

Matthew Micciche - Design/Sales/Management

Matt has earned a B.S degree in Landscape Architecture from the SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry. Matt has also independently studied architecture and landscape abroad in Prague, Czech Republic.

Previous to design and sales, Matt has worked with Landscapes East as Chief Planting and Installation Foreman. In addition, while working with Landscapes East Matt has obtained a certification as a NYS Nursery Landscape Professional. During his period as Foreman, Matt was also in charge of CADD drafting and the creation of computer generated design graphics for presentation to clients.

Matt has a passion for the landscape industry. He enjoys working with clients to help them envision and achieve excellent landscape design and construction for their property.

Edward Calvarese- Operations Manager

Ed has an AAS degree from SUNY at Morrisville in Landscape Development. Edward is a NYS Certified Pesticide Applicators License, a NYS Certified Nursery & Landscape Professionial (CNLP) and is certified with the Interlocking Concrete Paving Institute (ICPI). He has been with Landscapes East since 1989, and takes great pride in quality, professionalism, and customer satisfaction.

As operations manager, he is responsible for maintaining a smooth operation on each job site, dispatching the proper personnel and equipment, ordering materials, assigning equipment, and making on-site decisions as necessary. His responsibilities also include the installation of low voltage landscape lighting (Northern Lights).

Ed's 20+ years with Landscapes East makes him an invaluable asset and resource to you, our clients.

Judy Roney - Office Manager

Most of the time when you call Landscapes East, Inc. you will be greeted by our office manager, Judy. She has been with Landscapes East since 1992. Each year she is faced with the daunting challenge of maintaining an efficiently run office from both an organizational and bookkeeping angle. She is always there to help with billing and other questions our clients may have.

Feel free to call her with any questions that may arise regarding billing statements or payment transactions.

Judy is a real asset to our company.

Our Landscape Foremen

Our success here at Landscapes East rests upon the shoulders of our landscape foremen. When you speak to any of our many satisfied customers you are likely to hear about the great experience they have had working with us. This is due to our foremen. We understand that when you decide to have Landscapes East Inc. install a project, it is crucial that all the work be performed as discussed and agreed upon.

Our foremen are highly trained and accept only the best from themselves. Landscapes East Inc. takes great care in hiring only the best and most capable people in the industry, and puts great emphasis on maintaining a highly-skilled work force. If there is ever a question on one of our jobs, the foreman in charge will almost always have a clear and concise answer for you. In the event that he is unable to answer all of your questions, be assured that he is always in contact with the designer and together they will be sure to address any and all of your concerns.

Interested in becoming part of our team? Complete our employment application.