Marketing and Customer Service
Kristin Nikodemski - Marketing Manager
Kristin has been a part of the Arborjet team since November, 2014. She joined the company as a Product Marketing Manager, bringing with her 4 years of green industry brand support and development. At Arborjet, Kristin’s focus began by building and expanding the company’s non-injectable product market. In Spring of 2016, Kristin was promoted to Marketing Manager, continuing her focus on the Horticulture Line, while collaborating with other product managers to oversee the Marketing Department.
Kristin’s passion for the industry began as a child, when she would help her father design and tend to their own landscape. As she got older, she got her first job working at a garden center, and found herself constantly bringing home a variety of plants to cultivate in her own garden. Later, Kristin attended Salve Regina University, where she received her BA in Studio Art. In this role, Kristin oversees and manages all messaging, branding, advertising, strategy, and development of new and existing horticulture products. She supports the needs of the national sales team, and manages Arborjet’s horticulture website (TheDirtOnDirt.com) Kristin is also a content contributor as well as a member of The Dirt on Dirt community.
When she has free time, Kristin spends her summer in her own garden growing a little bit of everything! She also likes cooking, reading at the beach, drawing, and working on new crafts.
Janice Robichaud - Sales/Marketing Associate
Janice began working with Arborjet in early 2019 in a new role of Sales & Marketing associate. She brings with her 5 years of marketing and business development experience in various industries, from food & beverage to manufacturing and also has 3 years’ experience with event and tradeshow management. Janice graduated from Salem State University earning a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration concentrated in marketing, and has also an associate’s degree in Graphic Design. She has a wide variety of responsibilities at Arborjet – primarily handling AP/AR procedures and customer service, tradeshow management, and advertising.
In her free time, you can catch Janice hiking local trails with her dog Cody, participating in ten pin bowling tournaments with friends, or hitting up a local music festival.
Josh Bruckner - Content Creation Specialist
Josh worked at the Massachusetts Department of Agricultural Resources for over five years, helping with outreach concerning invasive forest pests. As the new Content Creation Specialist, Josh will utilize his experience in the invasive pest and ecology field to craft Arborjet’s outreach emails, marketing collateral, company literature, and webinars.
Josh has always had an interest in nature and ecology. In college, he honed his interest in biology into conserving natural resources and studying invasive species. He has a Master of Arts in Biology and a Bachelor’s of Arts in Environmental and Conservation Biology, both from Clark University.
Josh has a lifelong interest in art and comics, and spends his spare time illustrating character designs, and comics. A native of Massachusetts, Josh has written a graphic novel inspired by New England in the fall, and enjoys skiing and winter sports. He is also a proud Eagle Scout!