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The Weed Man Minneapolis, MN team lives and works in the communities that we serve. Offering quality service is our main goal for our customers and neighbors. Meet your Minneapolis, MN Weed Man team of lawn specialists who are professionally trained to manage all of your lawn care needs. We're happy to introduce ourselves!
 

Steve Sartorius | Owner


 
  • Unique hobby you enjoy?
    • Golf, Hockey
  • Experience & Education (in your department & the industry)?
    • 14 years with Weed Man
    • Degree in Agricultural Sciences from UW-Madison
  • Favorite part about working with Weed Man?
    • Transforming a lawn that looks like it has no hope or needs to be resodded into a beautiful, healthy lawn
  • Where did you grow up:
    • Tomah, WI
  • Favorite Book/Movie/TV Show
    • Catcher in the Rye
    • Good Will Hunting
    • Seinfeld

Nick Husaby


 
  • Hobby:
    • FPV Drone Piloting
  • Experience & Education:
    • 1 year with Weed Man sales team, on the job education
    • 7 years of customer service experience
  • Favorite part about working with Weed Man:
    • The ability to work independently & the people I work with
  • Where did you grow up:
    • Farmington, MN
  • Favorite Book/ Movie/ TV Show:
    • Rich Dad Poor Dad
    • Black Mirror
    • Planet Earth
    • Among the Hidden series
  • Pets:
    • 2 Cats named Appa & Thomas
    • 1 Bird named Little Jimmy

Will Rose


 
  • Hobby:
    • Disc Golf
  • Experience & Education:
    • Sales and Marketing Certification
    • Years of customer service
  • Favorite part about working with Weed Man:
    • Easy going work environment
  • Where did you grow up:
    • Farmington, MN
  • Favorite Book/ Movie/ TV Show:
    • The Hobbit
    • Star Wars
    • Game of Thrones
    • Lord of the Rings
  • Pets:
    • 1 Cat

Austin Greene

 
  • Hobby:
    • I enjoy playing the guitar
  • Experience:
    • 9 years in the customer service industry
  • Favorite part about working with Weed Man:
    • Interacting and building relationships with our customers
  • Where did you grow up:
    • Sioux Falls, SD
  • Favorite Book/ Movie/ TV Show:
    • The Martian by Andy Weir
    • Bob’s Burgers
    • Game of Thrones
    • Star Wars
  • Community Connections
    • Community Action Partnership

Jared Lindsay

 
  • Hobby:
    • Cooking
  • Experience & Education:
    • 4 years at Weed Man
    • Over 10 years in customer service
  • Favorite part about working at Weed Man:
    • It’s a great work environment with amazing customers
  • Where did you grow up:
    • Valley Center, KS
  • Favorite Book/ Movie/ TV Show:
    • Any book by John Sandford
    • Harry Potter books
    • Dr. Who
    • Bob’s Burgers
  • Pets:
    • 2 Dogs named Abby & Kate
    • 1 Cat named Cleo

Mark Lindsay Jr.

 
  • Hobby:
    • Gaming & relaxing with the dogs
  • Experience:
    • Over 10 years of sales/customer service experience
    • Been with Weed Man 5 years
  • Favorite part about working with Weed Man:
    • I love working with our customers to get their lawns beautiful
  • Where did you grow up:
    • South Twin Cities, MN
  • Favorite Book/ Movie/ TV Show
    • Dr. Who
    • Action Movies
    • Any nature documentary
  • Pets:
    • 2 Dogs named Abby & Kate
    • 1 cat named Cleo

Henry Millette

  • Hobby:
    • Snowmobiling
  • Experience & Education:
    • Studies in Biology and Environmental Science
    • Certificate in Turf Management
  • Favorite part about working at Weed Man:
    • Seeing where a lawn starts and the satisfaction of the customer at the end of the season
  • Where did you Grow up:
    • Brainerd, MN
  • Pets:
    • 2 pugs named Fido & Emma

Daryn Roufs

  • Hobby:
    • Listening to/watching standup comedy
  • Experience & Education:
    • Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education
    • 5 years as a senior Technician
  • Favorite part about working with Weed Man:
    • Continual ability to improve skills and to develop professionally in the industry
  • Where did you grow up:
    • Spring Lake Park, MN
  • Favorite Book/Movie/ TV Show:
    • Fury
    • The Office
    • Chasing Dreams: Living My Life One Yard at a Time
    • 1984
  • Pets:
    • 1 Dog named Red
    • 2 Cats named Stormy & Genie
  • Community Connections:
    • Spring Lake Park Youth Wrestling Coach
    • Former Middle School Football and Wrestling Coach

Tylor Bambenek

  • Hobby:
    • I have a Wire Wrap Jewelry business called Symbiotic Designs. I create custom jewelry designs made from sterling silver and 14k gold wire. I also enjoy the outdoor lifestyle, the more nature the better
  • Experience & Education:
    • I have obtained a large amount of knowledge about Minnesota eco-systems through my obsession with nature. Henry David Thoreau taught me to constantly let nature be the teacher
    • Previously worked in retail for 6 years. This provided me with sales and management experience first hand.
  • Favorite part about working with Weed Man:
    • Weed Man is a company I can truly stand behind, which makes supporting the system that much more exciting
  • Where did you grow up:
    • Farmington, MN
  • Favorite Book/Movie/TV Show:
    • Walden by Henry David Thoreau
    • 1984 By George Orwell
    • Kubo and the Two Strings
    • The Cosmos and Planet Earth
  • Pets:
    • 2 Siamese cats named Jynx & Ezra

Nick Kuehl

  • Unique hobby you enjoy?
    • Golf,
  • Experience & Education (in your department & the industry)?
    • UW-River Falls- degree in Horticulture w/emphasis in Landscape Design
    • 10th year with Weed Man
  • Favorite part about working with Weed Man?
    • Interacting with people on a day to day basis
  • Where did you grow up?*
    • Kewaunee, WI
  • Pets: One dog, Polly

Jess Tiffany

  • Unique hobby you enjoy?
    • I enjoy group hugs from my four kids and studying marketing books.
  • 2. Experience & Education (in your department & the industry)?
    • Degree in Marketing and Business Development
  • Favorite part about working with Weed Man?
    • I enjoy the great team of people and the culture of excellence we aspire to.
  • Where did you grow up?*
    • I grew up in Minot, North Dakota and moved to the Twin Cities for warmer weather. It is much warmer here.
  • Favorite Book / Movie / Audiobook / TV Show?
    • Braveheart
    • Gladiator
    • Proverbs
    • The Magic of Thinking Big
  • Community Connections (Affiliations tying you back to the community (e.g. OJ Noer Center, Clean Lakes Alliance, etc.)) 
    • BNI
    • American Heritage Girls
    • Amnion Crisis Pregnancy Center
    • Feed My Starving Children
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