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John Hoich
Works at President, Hoich Enterprises, Inc. President, Hoich Investments Founder, Chairman and Former Owner, Hoich Irrigation, Inc. Founder/Owner, US Grounds Maintenance, Inc. Partner, America First Communities, LLC.
Lives in Omaha, Nebraska, USA
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Introduction

Businesses, investments and real estate:

• Developer and partner in company privatizing military housing
• Developer and owner of commercial, retail and industrial space; multi-unit residential complexes, assisted living facilities, shopping centers, ethanol and beef processing plants
• Owner and previous owner of multiple businesses in lawn care, landscaping and grounds maintenance serving numerous commercial, industrial and government operations that maintain over 15,000 acres a week throughout the Midwest and Southeast

Professional licenses and certifications:

• Licenses held: Commercial Pesticide; Arborist; Irrigation; Lawn Sprinkler Contractor; Backflow Water Supply Operator, Nursery

Civic and business leader with numerous memberships, achievements and accomplishments:

• Ten-year appointment to Omaha, Nebraska City Planning Board, past chairman twice
• Young Presidents’ Organization
• University of Nebraska at Omaha College of Business Administration Advisory Board
• Metropolitan Omaha Builder’s Association
• Omaha Area Board of Realtors
• Nebraska Arbor Day; Turf Grass; Turf Irrigation; and Nursery Associations
• National Federation of Independent Businesses
• Numerous others, both current and past

Philanthropic and non-profit activities and affiliations:

Has served on more than 30 boards of non-profit and civic organizations, among them:
• Congressional Military Academy Selection Committee
• Boy Scouts of America, Mid America Council, Board of Trustees
• Offutt Air Force Base Advisory Board
• Lakeside Alegent Hospital Foundation Board, Vice Chairman 
• Rotary Club International
• Suburban Rotary, Omaha, NE, perfect attendance since 1979; Past Board Member, Suburban Rotary
• Westside High School Alumni Association, Vice President
• Member of the Greater Omaha Chamber of Commerce; Ducks Unlimited; Nebraska Republican Party; Douglas County Young Republicans and numerous others

Honors and Awards:

• Recognition of $250,000 donation to Rotary International
• Naming of Stephen Center: The John L. Hoich Center for Recovery
• John L. Hoich Westside High School Alumni House
• Family Service Community Service Award
• National Lawn Care Association Recognition Award
• Westside High School Hall of Fame Recipient
• Paul Harris International Rotary Foundation Award
• United States Small Business Administration Achiever of the Year 
• Gold Keys, City of Omaha, from five Mayors
• Outstanding Young Man of America Award
• Omaha’s Young Businessman of the Year Award
• Toro Corporation’s National Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award
• Numerous others

Places
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Currently
Omaha, Nebraska, USA
Previously
Omaha, Nebraska, USA
Work
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Businessman
Employment
  • President, Hoich Enterprises, Inc. President, Hoich Investments Founder, Chairman and Former Owner, Hoich Irrigation, Inc. Founder/Owner, US Grounds Maintenance, Inc. Partner, America First Communities, LLC.
    Businessman, present