About Marty

Award Winning Landscaper and Entrepreneur Green Industry Expert and Consultant

Marty is a special combination of a day-in and day-out working landscaper and a consultant, coach, teacher and guide in the Green Industry. When he helps other landscapers, it’s not from the perspective of “been there, done that” but he’s “still there, doing that.”

Marty is the President and CEO of Grunder Landscaping Co., one of the Midwest’s most successful landscaping companies. Marty is also the President of Marty Grunder! Inc., a consulting company, which provides training, business guidance, and speaking services to Green Industry entrepreneurs throughout the United States and Canada. Marty has inspired clients and audiences with his practical advice, creative ideas and incredible enthusiasm since 1995.

Additionally, Marty is an author, speaker and noted authority on leadership, team building, sales and marketing, and professional and personal success. Marty has given more than 550 talks and has motivated audiences ranging from 20 to 9,000 people.

Helping Landscapers Grow in Their Business and in Their Life

Here’s the core of Marty’s contribution to the Green Industry and to landscapers: he has the credibility and confidence to point out where landscapers need to improve, yet he is always supportive and re-affirming in every aspect of their lives. He cares about improving the whole person.  People who work with Marty know, he’s 150% committed and will give until he’s worn out. Simply, Marty just may be the best in the country at leading and helping successful landscapers grow their endeavors to new heights.

Marty lives in the Dayton, Ohio area with his wife, Lisa, his three daughters and his son. He volunteers his time and treasure to numerous charitable organizations, particularly to foster entrepreneurship among the young.

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