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Does any plow for any celebraties or anyone famous?????

Discussion in 'Commercial Snow Removal' started by elitelandscape, Jan 24, 2003.

  1. elitelandscape

    elitelandscape Member
    Messages: 79

    Just trying to kill time........
    Just wondering if anyone on here plow's for anyone famous or a celebrity of some sort?
    I myself plow a couple homes for one of the richest familes in the world and a couple Major League Baseball players and a couple former NHLer's
    Just wondering if anyone else plows for anyone like this

  2. farmertim

    farmertim Member
    Messages: 95

    I use to plow for a Vikings player, put I use to transport horses for the rich and famous in a former life.
  3. Grshppr

    Grshppr Senior Member
    Messages: 268

    I plow for Britney Spears, but its just an "on call" thing because she didn't want to go with the season contract. Since her and Justin from NSYNC got together he usually does it. She calls when it is too heavy for him to shovel. Just joking.... I wish I plowed for her:)
    However I do landscape maintenance for an NHL er and some people who are the 46th (I think) richest people in Canada.
  4. DanG

    DanG Senior Member
    Messages: 240

    No... Not yet.
    But i do plow some who think they are.;) And that the world should revolve around them.


    Messages: 37


    That means that you plow for the Irvings?
  6. elitelandscape

    elitelandscape Member
    Messages: 79

    Brunswick that is correct i look after a couple places for Jim Irving.
  7. Snoworks

    Snoworks Senior Member
    Messages: 466

    Last year I plowed Bill Wirtz's home, he is the owner of the black hawks. Seen him once or twice, at home, reading his paper at the kitchen table. He needs to spend less money on his house and go after some better talent!

    Chuck B.
  8. Acorn

    Acorn Senior Member
    Messages: 103


    Are you associated with the irvings? I was wondering how someone so young had all the trucks and equipment you do.
  9. elitelandscape

    elitelandscape Member
    Messages: 79

    Acorn I do alot of work for the Irvings. (great people) I'm very fortunate to come from a business family so I have alot of contacts.
    I consider my self a very small company and i like it that way. I see these guys on this site like Mr. Allin and i couldn't imagine doing the stuff he does. It's amazing....
    As far as the equipement and trucks go the key to that is money management. And being able to talk people into spending alot of money :D
    I also have other ventures i do on the side. It's hard to make a living off landscaping and snow removal now a days.
  10. BRIMOW525

    BRIMOW525 Senior Member
    Messages: 259

    I used to do work for the guy who owns Giant National Battery's. (Fork lift batteries) But he sold the place and moved to Canada? Whats up with everyone moving to Canada? I, like some others have said, work for people who think they are famous and world revolving around them. I do do some people who own so up scale buisiness's in the area. Some who come from "old money" and some who think they have money. As long as they pay I don't care.
  11. noclevername

    noclevername Member
    Messages: 30


    You mean you've never been up to the "great white north" ?
    You gotta come up and try it, you'll probably wanna stay too !! :D
  12. digger242j

    digger242j Senior Member
    Messages: 672

    A couple years ago I put a some storm sewers in at the office building where Mario Lemeiux has his personal office. Of course that was before the building was occupied. Does that count?
  13. flakesmeangreen

    flakesmeangreen Senior Member
    Messages: 217

    Didn't you insert an extra preposition in that?

  14. greenworldh20

    greenworldh20 Member
    Messages: 84

    i plow the driveway for the drummer or guitar player (can't remember what he played) from 'foreigner.' he is a cool guy. he gave my partner a copy of his latest cd. it was a solo effort. i think he is on tour now in europe.

    my friend plows the drive for ellen burstyn (psycho). she is a really nice person. we installed her sprinkler system a few years ago.

    well, while we are talking celeberties, three houses down from ellen burstyn's home is the former home of rosie o'donnel.

    al pacino, william hurt and one of the baldwins live in the area. nyack, ny.
  15. Mick

    Mick PlowSite.com Veteran
    from Maine
    Messages: 5,546

    The only rubber check I've ever gotten came from a so-called celebrity:mad: . I collected, though.
  16. neighborguy

    neighborguy Junior Member
    Messages: 10

    don't know who else here will consider him a celebrity,but we plow for the owner of Harley Davidson. Super nice guy.
  17. ffshuter

    ffshuter Junior Member
    Messages: 19

    No plowing, but cut the lawn at summer home for executive from ChemLawn/Tru Green. Sorry to change the subject.
  18. Earthscapes

    Earthscapes Senior Member
    from WNY
    Messages: 577

    Last year i plowed John Valby's (doctor dirty) house. I think i now have his whole collection of tapes. A 1 mile long driveway with a circle and a ton of trees. I used 50-60 stakes to mark it out.

    In the past i did some for the Sabres.
    Pat LaFontaine
    Stu Barnes
    Matt Barnaby
    Dominik Hasek
    Darcy Regier
  19. Arc Burn

    Arc Burn PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,138

    well,,you plow for ol' Barnicle Bill aye!"the hell with the dance,and down with your pants" said Barnicle Bill the sailor:D
  20. BRIMOW525

    BRIMOW525 Senior Member
    Messages: 259

    Hey noclevername,

    Actually I used to live in VT. about 20 min. from canadian border. My father is a U.S. Border Patrol Agent. I went to Montreal about 4 yrs ago and as soon as they found out u were american, they were rude to you. (us) BUT I heard that people are like that only in Montreal, so I won't hold it against u...lol. But I do miss it up there, so much snow, I was too short and had no licence then, aw well.