Our Story

Present

2013

2013

RTE Staff reaches 16, 8 of which are Certified Arborists

2013

2013

RTE Fleet has 13 trucks in production

2013

2013

Joe elected VP of Ohio Chapter International Society of Arboriculture

2012 - 2013

2012 - 2013

Disaster Relief Crew Dispatch –
Hurricane Sandy

2011

2011

RTE accepts the Angie’s List Super Service Award for the 5th year in a row

August 2011

August 2011

1st Disaster Relief Crew Dispatched–
Hurricane Irene

2011

2011

RTE Office Staff Hired

October 2010

October 2010

RTE takes up official residence on Dublin Granville Rd

2010

2010

The first Sales Rep is Hired

2010

2010

RTE Fleet has 4 trucks in production

2010

2010

The second version of our website is launched!

February 2009

February 2009

RTE services expand to Municipal Clients

2008

2008

RTE officially has 4 employees

2008

2008

RTE accepts the Angie’s List Super
Saver Award

2008

2008

Climbing Crew participates in their first Climbing Competition

Fall of 2008

Fall of 2008

RTE Plant Health Care begins

September 2008

September 2008

1st Bucket Truck

2007

2007

Website Launch

2006

2006

RTE officially has 2 employees

2006

2006

Russell Tree Experts Logo Created

December 2005

December 2005

Russell Tree Experts is official

January 2005

January 2005

Joe drives Shari to Illinois to buy a chipper he bought on EBay, affectionately nick-named:
The Chuck-n-Duck

2004

2004

Joe and Shari meet while studying at OSU, both in Landscape Horticulture. They meet as Mayhew Scholars, a scholarship program. Through the program they get to know each other while working at the Chadwick Arboretum on campus.