HERNDON, Va. – PLANET has hired Norman Goldenberg, landscape industry certified, to join its public affairs team as state affairs consultant.

Goldenberg is a past-president of PLANET and past chair of PLANET’s Government Relations Committee with decades of industry experience, most recently as senior vice president of government relations at Terminix International and TruGreen. Goldenberg left to start a consulting practice called NAMRON Business Associates, Inc.

PLANET tackles a wide range of regulatory issues at the state and federal level. Goldenberg is expected to focus on some of the many issues at the state level.