Our Team

Our History

Back in 1986, young and determined landscape enthusiast Paul Cernuto applied his horticultural knowledge to establish what would become one of New Jersey’s most prestigious landscape companies, High Tech Landscapes, Inc. By fusing Landscape Design with Irrigation, Outdoor Lighting, Lawn Care Applications, Arboriculture Tree Services, Grounds Maintenance, Snow and Ice Management and Exquisite Paver and Stone Work, High Tech Landscapes, Inc. has transformed into a Full Service Landscape Company. Proudly serving both commercial and residential clientele, High Tech is committed to offering an array of beneficial services that ensure any property’s value and appearance is retained for years to come.

Meet The Team

Steven M. Cozza

Chief Executive Officer

Aaron S. Kurdyla

Aaron S. Kurdyla

Director of Operations,
Grounds Maintenance Division

Gary Mozingo

Vice President, Construction

Katie Goldstein

Katie Goldstein

Director of Marketing & Quality Control

Theresa Hoffman

Office Manager

Richie Moskal

Fleet & Equipment Manager

Landscape Design

Jon Mercer

Landscape Designer

Mike Tarulli



Gerard Marzocca

Operations Manager
& NJ Certified Tree Expert


Darryl Elder

Commercial Irrigation Manager

Grounds Maintenance

Brian McDevitt

Regional Branch Manager

Ray England

Branch Manager

Mike Woronowicz

Branch Manager

Larry Rose

Project Manager

Brigido Barahona

Project Manager


Gregg Chesko

Project Manager

Jeff Voss

Jeff Voss

Project Manager


Anthony Carrara

Estimating Manager

Matt Heitzman

Project Manager

Al Augusta

Project Manager

Ray Johann

Purchasing Manager