MANAGING PARTNER - OLSON BUSINESS SOLUTIONS
Ken is the Managing Partner of Olson Business Solutions where he leverages decades of experience to assist business and HOA communities successfully employ water and energy management strategies. He was formerly the General Manager of Sun City Grand in Surprise, AZ, a large-scale master planned community where he instituted a program that reduced water usage by at least 35% yearly with an ROI of three years. Ken holds a mechanical engineering and real estate/property management degree with multiple industry certifications in HOA management.
Jim Kauth is a Select Certified Landscape Water Manager (CLWM) and a Select Certified Landscape Irrigation Auditor (CLIA)with the Irrigation Association and the EPA. He’s one of only 95 individuals with the CLWM certification in the United States and 5 in the State of Arizona. Jim is the president of Aqua Trac System, a water management consulting company, that manages billions of gallons of irrigation water throughout Arizona and has saved his clients millions of dollars in its costs.
National Sales Manager, JAIN IRRIGATION, INC
Andy Belingheri is a 20 year landscape industry veteran with extensive experience in landscape maintenance, design and construction. He has a degree in Landscape & Urban Horticulture from BYU, is an ISA Certified Arborist and has built his career helping others find solutions to their landscape needs. As a native of the Nevada desert he understands the importance of water conservation and sustainable landscape practices. He also believes in well-thought-out landscape designs that have profound impacts on people. Andy enjoys all things plants and loves to help neighbors, relatives and friends in their landscape and garden efforts. He appreciates nature and loves being outdoors, especially camping, hiking, and fishing.
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