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First Choice Tree Service is proudly celebrating over 30 years of service to the Las Vegas valley, Henderson, City of North Las Vegas, and surrounding areas. We are also licensed by the California State Contractors Board and are fully licensed, bonded and insured . First Choice Tree Service offers a wide variety of services including Residential and Commercial tree care, around-the-clock emergency services, Landscape Design and Transplant services, as well as a Plant Health Care and Grounds Management Services. With our fleet of state-of-the-art machinery, trained crews and team of ISA Certified Arborists, First Choice Tree Service is equipped to handle all your needs.

President and owner Tony Valenti started First Choice Tree Service, Inc., in 1989 with a handful of experienced tree workers and very limited resources. Through years of hard work, First Choice Tree Service is now the largest and most reputable tree care company in Southern Nevada. Our highly skilled professionals, including experienced tree climbers, pruning specialists, heavy equipment operators, and ISA-Certified Arborists are ready to help you with all landscape projects, large and small.

Tony Valenti

Tony Valenti

Owner, President - Certified Arborist WE-7531A, CTSP #918

Tony is a Certified Arborist and a Certified Treecare Safety Professional (CTSP) with over 45 years of experience in the tree and landscape fields in the Las Vegas area. For 10 years Tony owned and operated his own landscape company. As a Certified Horticulturist, he did landscape irrigation and design for 12 years. He also worked for 2 years as a superintendent of a golf course before starting First Choice Tree Service, Inc. in 1989. First Choice Tree Service is now the largest tree service company in Nevada. Tony is a member of the International Society of Arboriculture, a member of the Western Chapter of the International Society of Arboriculture and is an active board member of the Southern Nevada Arborist Group. Tony also received the Trailblazer Award for outstanding contributions to arboriculture in Southern Nevada.

Gene Cimorelli

Gene Cimorelli

Senior V.P., General Manager - OSHA 30 66873, #36-601184751

Gene is a native of Las Vegas, Nevada, with over 30 years experience in the Las Vegas area. Gene’s extensive experience consists of specializing in tree climbing, tree removals, transplanting, landscape design and installation services. He’s also considered an expert in the fuel reduction of Southern Nevada mountain ranges, working closely with the Nevada Division of Forestry and the U.S. Department of Forestry. His vast experience ultimately landed him in his current position with First Choice Tree Service. As the Senior V.P., General Manager his responsibilities include sales, as well as  business and crew development. Gene is a member of the Southern Nevada Arborist Group and the Western Chapter of the International Society of Arboriculture.


To ensure the longevity of our company through repeat and referral business achieved by customer satisfaction in all areas including timeliness, attention to detail, and service-minded attitudes. To maintain the highest levels of professionalism, integrity, honesty, and fairness in our relationships with our customers and employees.

Our pledge is to establish lasting relationships with our customers by exceeding their expectations and gaining their trust through exceptional performance by every member of our team.

Our clients rely on our dependability, our drive, and our integrity!


Our Las Vegas facility encompasses nearly five acres and includes office buildings, a nursery and tree salvage holding area, plus a recycling area where we process 99 percent of our green waste into beneficial products such as firewood and wood chips.
With a fleet of state-of-the-art vehicles and machinery, First Choice Tree Service is fully equipped to handle even the most complex jobs.


Certified Arborists are individuals who have achieved a level of knowledge in the art and science of tree care and have passed a comprehensive examination. They are also required to continue their education in order to maintain their certification, ensuring their knowledge is updated on the latest arboriculture techniques. First Choice Tree Service currently has five Certified Arborists on staff.

Additionally, First Choice Tree Service is accredited by the Tree Care Industry Association (TCIA). Accredited companies must successfully complete a rigorous application process and industry audit. This prestigious “seal of approval” administered by TCIA provides consumers with the assurance that they are dealing with a company that is trustworthy in their business and tree care practices. First Choice Tree Service is also proud members of the International Society of Arboriculture, Tree Care Industry of America and the Southern Nevada Arborist Group.