In 2005 Growing Green acquired Green Tree Enterprises from Brian and Tracy Luhr. Brian had been involved in Plantscaping for many years and he had an entire crew that we bribed by allowing them to bring their years of seniority with them when they came across the river. That is how we now have an
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Cameryn Barbeau is the newest member of our Administrative Team and we are still wondering how we were lucky enough to have her join us. She is a whiz with spread sheets and can fly her fingers over a keyboard with lightning speed...
Meet Dina Zimmerman – Holiday Designer Extraordinaire! We were lucky the day Dina Zimmerman walked into our door. She came to us already having experience designing and selling commercial holiday décor, and fit right into our team immediately. Dina has a discerning eye for what is in style, how to incorporate it into our designs,
Meet Bridget Koenig. Bridget has been creating spectacular holiday displays for our corporate clients for over 21 years! Working along-side her design partner, Dina Zimmerman, they have been called the most sought-after holiday designers in the St. Louis area. Given a stack of items, in just a few minutes, Bridget can create a stunning design
If Sally were sneaking through the alley you may not have noticed her. Quiet, and petite she goes about her work with a perpetual smile and a let’s get this done attitude. A degree in Parks and Recreation led her to management roles in County Parks but her love of landscaping and the ability to get out from behind a desk brought her to us...
I think of Donna Padget, as “The Accidental Associate.” Scrolling through the website she didn’t notice that we were looking for her until she sideways glanced down, discovered there was a job waiting and we found a dedicated plant care manager.
Rock Star? Metal Sculptor? Master Plant Installer? All of these words apply to Larry Bulawsky. Multi-talented, from creating ornamental gates for a client or hanging wreaths on the side of buildings 8 stories up, Larry has been at the heart of Growing Green for over 15 years.
It’s 3 o’clock in the morning, all is quiet except the voice in Suzanne’s head which says, “ Time to send Joel an email to make sure that he mailed all the payables checks!” The “ Official Worrier” of Growing Green Inc., as Director of Administration she is in charge of , well???- Everything. From
Say Hello to Mark Spink! Always wearing a smile and up for a challenge, Mark is always pitching in to help. Mark has a long history with plants. Working for several other companies before joining us, he has an appreciation for the Team efforts that we emphasize. As a trainer, Mark works with our Horticultural Technicians out on jobs, helping and teaching from over 30 years of experience...
Molly is the senior member of our Office Canine Brigade. She is a sprightly 16 year-old Rat Terrier and in her younger days reminded us that terrier and terror have the same roots. She loves to snuggle and spends most of her days happily snoozing and dreaming of running through fields filled with treats. One