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Check out this Canadian plow company (not JD)

Discussion in 'Commercial Snow Removal' started by grandview, Dec 19, 2007.

  1. grandview

    grandview PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 14,609

  2. cornbinder

    cornbinder Senior Member
    Messages: 347

    what a joke that guy is! the guy doesn't have any business doing a snow removal.
  3. JD Dave

    JD Dave PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 11,032

    1400 driveways x min $200= $280,000. Pretty good scam, just have to change company names every year. Grandview, maybe I am from Ottawa?
  4. tman3007

    tman3007 Senior Member
    Messages: 147

    Holy scam Batman!!! That guy will get his in the end:angry:
  5. bribrius

    bribrius PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,609

    don't know what the deal is there. but something seems seriously wrong with that picture.
    he must have the worst reputation and be the most hated guy in town.
  6. Clapper&Company

    Clapper&Company PlowSite Veteran
    from NE OHIO
    Messages: 4,413

    is his name BOB?
  7. sonicblue2003

    sonicblue2003 Senior Member
    Messages: 188

    I think his name is the giveaway....."PUT-IN-SKI" ???? Bend over and I will PUTINSKI.!!!
    Wow thats a raw deal for a lot of people..
  8. JD Dave

    JD Dave PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 11,032

    Can you imagine the phone calls he got!
  9. Camden

    Camden PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 6,594

    That's the craziest thing I've read in a long time. I wish the article would've stated how many accounts he's successfully serviced in previous years. 1400 is an incredible number of clients to service and it doesn't sound like he's got the equipment to do near that amount.
  10. bribrius

    bribrius PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,609

    nor a two hundred a piece would he want to or be profitable.
  11. nicksplowing

    nicksplowing PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,226

    :bluebounci Think We Should All Invest A Little Of Our Own Money Start A New Company In That Town And Let Jd Run It For Us payuppayuppayup
  12. creativedesigns

    creativedesigns PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,929

    Hahaha, that Tony guy is definetely a crook ! I'm from Ottawa & all you here about in the snow bizz down here is how bad he is. He keeps coming up with the most awkward excusses, but it doesn't seem to bother him I guess??? Actually, in total he has 4000 snow clients. CBC did a report on him last year for the same crap he pulled off. Check it out on YOUTUBE under Tonys snowblowing.
  13. creativedesigns

    creativedesigns PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,929

    Ok, so @ four thousand snow clients, if one equipment operator looks after 50 clients in an area, that means Tony would have to have 80 tractors & operators!! Thats some serious equipment fleet....but the problem is he doesn't have that!!!:dizzy:
  14. stroker79

    stroker79 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,802

    There is more excuses in that story than Ive used in my lifetime! WOW!
  15. Tommy10plows

    Tommy10plows Senior Member
    Messages: 345

    What a P O S this guy is. I wouldn't be surprised if his equipment did get sabotaged-by his customers. He is a disgrace to the industry.
  16. NJ Plowman

    NJ Plowman Senior Member
    Messages: 799

    Wow, 4000 clients sounds like an amazing feat! He must have had an entire team of salespeople alone, not counting the actual snow remooval workers and book keepers! :eek:

    And up until a few years ago he had absolutely no complaints! Sounds like somebody like a son took over the profitable business and ran it into the ground... payup
  17. NLS1

    NLS1 Senior Member
    Messages: 311

    Here TODAY, gone TO MAUI.
    What a jerk :angry:
    Quite a scam, sounds like $800,000 a year he's trotting off with, but what goes around comes around eventually.
  18. scottL

    scottL PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,600

    No Doubt. How did he sign up 1,400 idiots ... uuuh ... homeowners. Let alone to give him two checks ahead of time. :dizzy:
  19. Scottscape

    Scottscape Senior Member
    Messages: 662

    wow thats all I can say. So where did the money go? that would be my question

  20. KGRlandscapeing

    KGRlandscapeing 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,660

    well he sure as heck didnt buy more tractors. ya heck we should start a company up there take all 4000 people of his we would have quite a large foot in the door