Matt Daley is the Landscape Group Manager at McGuire and Hester. Matt entered the landscape industry in 1989 as a Landscape Architecture student at Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo. After graduation, he joined ValleyCrest as a Project Engineer and worked his way up to Senior Project Manager, leading the San Francisco / Peninsula project teams. Being one of six nominated countrywide for their pilot High Potential group, Matt participated in a year-long advanced management program and was ultimately promoted to Chief Estimator for its Northern California operations. Matt joined McGuire and Hester in 2008 with the responsibility to cultivate the growth and development of its Landscape Group. By overseeing its commercial landscape operations, estimating, personnel and business development efforts, the Landscape Group has grown to a first-call contractor for an elite customer base of developers and general contractors. Landscape services include sports facilities, trail systems, wetland restoration, commercial hardscape, landscape, irrigation and green roof systems. Being a trained and licensed Landscape Architect, Matt effectively leverages this perspective and expertise to bridge the gap between design and execution. This brings a value-added service to our customers and provides insightful problem-solving leadership to our specialty landscape construction efforts.
- California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, B.S. Landscape Architecture
- Affiliate Member, American Society of Landscape Architects
- CLARB certified Landscape Architect
- Certified Playground Safety Inspector
- Certified Landscape Irrigation Auditor
- LEED Accredited Professional