News & Updates

Think Safe. Work Safe.

With this week’s fundamental being “Think safe. Work safe.”, we would like to thank our Team for always putting safety first and continually working to improve their safety skills. Here at AME we are committed to safety and do all that we can to keep everyone safe, as there is no room for error when it comes to safety. On Wednesday’s we hold our weekly Safety meeting, where a variety of topics are discussed and demonstrated: 1) how to avoid …

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AME’s First Ever Certified Tree Care Safety Professional!

We would like to give a big congratulations to Refugio M. Vera for becoming AME’s first ever Certified Tree Care Safety Professional! Refugio was one of the first 5 employees over 15 years ago! The entire AME team is appreciative of Refugio’s years of hard work and dedication to safety. Our fast-paced industry is always changing, and we are grateful to be able to support our employees’ growth and expansion of knowledge in this same manner! Refugio’s behaviors and achievements, …

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Welcome Lunch for Alba Ketchum, new HR Administrator!

As yet another example of AME’s commitment to OUR PEOPLE, we have made an exciting new hire. We recently welcomed Alba Ketchum to the AME Team, where she will be our new HR Administrator! Alba brings extensive experience in all aspects of Human Resources and is also a native Spanish speaker! She received her Psychology degree from Tomas University in Bogotá, Colombia, were she was born and raised. Being a native Spanish speaker, Alba is able to seamlessly interact with …

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International Women’s Day & National Women’s History Month

With International Women’s Day last week, and March being National Women’s History month, we would like to spotlight all our hardworking women. As AME has grown over the last 15 years, our team of highly talented women has grown as well. These valuable women have helped us evolve into the company that we are today. Here at AME we embrace diversity, as this is fundamental #7 of “The AME Way”. The gender diversity in our workplace provides different points of …

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AME Celebrates 15 Years!!

AME proudly and excitedly celebrated our 15th year anniversary Oktoberfest style on Thursday, October 26th. This event was to commemorate all of those who have contributed to our success – family, friends, and customers alike. Also, a big thank you to Maryland Senator Craig Zucker for joining us, and presenting Ashton Manor Environmental with an Official Citation in recognition of our 15 years of success. Jeff Schwartz has built an authentic company with a strong team and we are grateful …

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2018 CPR & First Aid Certification

In 2017 AME rolled out “THE AME WAY”, the first of our 30 new AME Fundamental’s is “Think Safe. Work Safe.”, which has recently been demonstrated by several of our Project Managers, Foremen, and Office staff, who have become certified/recertified in CPR & First Aid. The instructor taught our employees what to do – and what not to do – in emergency situations. It’s important to take a proactive, rather than a reactive approach when it comes to safety. …

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