RIVERWOODS, IL -- (MARKET WIRE) -- March 12, 2007 -- Initial Tropical Plants,
www.initialplants.com, the largest provider of interior landscaping, design
installation and maintenance services to businesses in North America,
announces the appointment promotion of Sally Briese to President of Initial
"I am pleased to announce that Sally Briese has been promoted to President
of Initial Tropical Plants North America," said Jeff Mariola, Managing
Director of Initial Tropical Plants. "Since starting at Initial Tropical
Plants as a Service Technician over twenty years ago, Sally has worked her
way through numerous positions inside the company from Service Supervisor
to Branch Manager to Regional Vice President to Executive Vice President
and now President. Sally is continually dedicated to learning and
understanding how our business can provide a quality service experience for
"I look forward to my expanded role at Initial Tropical Plants and ensuring
that all clients receive premiere, customer-centric service that is
replicable across virtually all markets we service," said Sally Briese.
Sally is the architect of Initial Tropical Plants' Partner Program, the
Concierge role, Club Ninety and many of our other innovative customer
service solutions. Sally, her husband Scott and their daughter Jessi will
be moving to the Chicago area this spring.
About Initial Tropical Plants:
Initial Tropical Plants, Inc. is the largest provider of interior
landscaping, design installation and maintenance services in North America.
They have earned this leadership position by providing innovative
year-round plant programs to businesses that improve the quality of life in
the workplace while presenting an aesthetically pleasing business
environment. Initial Tropical Plants is a subsidiary of Rentokil Initial
plc, (LSE: RTO), a publicly traded international business-to-business
service organization based in the UK. For more information, visit Initial
Tropical Plants website at: www.initialplants.com.
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