Meet the Team


MEET THE TEAM


Our Story

Angelo Tuosto Design Group is an award winning landscape design & build firm.
Angelo & Michael met in SUNY Farmingdale and graduated together.

Not only did they form a great business bond, they also have been close friends for over 15 years. Since their time in SUNY Farmingdale they have worked together on many beautiful projects from the South Shore to the North Shore.

With Michael’s experience with creative spatial design and Angelo’s ability to take the design from paper to reality they make a very unique and creative team. They strive to exceed their client’s expectations on every job.

In 2001, Angelo formed A. Tuosto Masonry & Landscape Corp where he quickly made his mark in the landscape construction business. In 2013 Angelo & Michael formed Angelo Tuosto Design group which focuses on custom design & build projects. 

In 2013 Angelo purchased a commercial property in West Hempstead. The property has become home to our design and production office. With full crews of masons and plant installers we offer the highest quality of custom craftsmanship.

Angelo Tuosto's Bio

President
Angelo Tuosto is an award winning designer & builder and is the president and owner of Angelo Tuosto Design Group.

At a young age Angelo developed a keen sense of design and the ability to construct his ideas, after High School Angelo entered SUNY Farmingdale’s program where he earned his Associates of Applied Science in Ornamental Horticulture/Landscape Development.

After completing his degree Angelo contemplated going on to further his education. After much thought Angelo decided to take a full time project manager position with a high end residential design build firm located in Eastern Long Island where he quickly became a student of the landscape construction business. 

Because of Angelo’s ability to coordinate and multitask, he quickly started running projects from start to finish, dealing with sub-contractors and also making quick design decisions in the field. He eventually took an opportunity to work with a local mason and quickly learned the art of masonry. 

With over 15 years of professional experience Angelo Tuosto & his team brings only the finest designs and craftsmanship to all our clients. The attention to detail is what Angelo takes great pride in with all of his projects. Angelo is proud to design and build projects that last a life time. Angelo is a long standing member of LINLA (Long Island Nursery & Landscape Association)

Michael Rosano's Bio

Associate 
Michael Rosano, ASLA is an award winning designer & has over 14 years of professional experience in high end residential design/ build, commercial, urban & municipal design.

Michael holds degrees from two of the leading collegiate study programs in the field of Landscape Architecture. One is an Associate of Applied Science in Ornamental Horticulture/Landscape Development from SUNY Farmingdale and the other a Bachelor’s degree in Landscape Architecture from the University of Georgia. 

His professional experience includes Brooklyn Borough supervisor with the Landscape Construction division for the New York City Department of Parks & Recreation, where he oversaw construction on numerous projects throughout the borough. Such high profile projects include Brooklyn Bridge Park. 

Michael also held a design position with the world renowned design firm of M. Paul Friedberg & Partners, LLC (Manhattan office) where he was the Project Architect for the Randall’s-Ward Island Master Plan. Michael’s resume also includes working for one of the most prestigious Landscape Architecture firms on Long Island where he designed and managed high end residential projects. 

Michael brings a diverse level of experience in the field of Landscape Architecture which makes him a huge asset to our team. Michael is a long standing member of the American Society of Landscape Architects and serves on the Board of Directors for the Long Island Nursery & Landscape Association.

Pascal Pizzirusso's Bio

Project Manager
Angelo’s “right hand man” in the field, Pascal has well over 20 years of experience in the masonry and landscape construction business. 

As our Project Manager Pascal oversees day to day operations & along with Angelo ensures that our projects run smoothly. Pascal is a great liaison between the design office, the clients and production teams. 

Pascal’s strong work ethic, infectious personality and attention to detail make him a huge asset to our company.

Mark Scaramucci, GRP's Bio

Senior Project Designer
Mark is an integral part to the design office as he assists with all phases of design, including construction drawings, renderings, client presentations and permit submittals. Mark has over 10 years’ experience in the landscape design/build profession. 

On top of being a landscape designer Mark is also an Ecological designer specializing in green infrastructure and is a Green Roof Professional (GRP). After graduating from the New York Botanical Gardens landscape design program Mark founded and created Permascape Designs which focus on designing, installing and maintaining Green Roofs and Green Walls in and around the five boroughs as well as Long Island. 

Mark holds Certifications in Urban Permaculture, Landscape Design and is also a Certified Live roof installer.

Joseph Coscia's Bio

Service
Joe has been in the landscape construction field for over 30 years where he owned and ran a landscape maintenance and irrigation business. Joe runs our service department where he makes sure the transition after the completion of the project is a smooth one by making sure the irrigation is running properly and checking in on how the plants are thriving and all other matters in between. 

Joe also assists in landscape lighting design & installation, plant install coordination, tagging & selecting of plant material and selective hand pruning. 
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