Nicki came to Growing Green with a thirst for knowledge. She knew she wanted to be a part of this company and learn all the secrets the professional plant world has to offer. Starting out as a horticulture technician turned out to be incredibly beneficial, when she later accepted a new role as the Account Representative in the sales department. In her new position she provides existing clients with assistance in adding, or redesigning their spaces for interior plantings, exterior
Joel is a combination of contrasts that somehow work for him. He will say himself that his ADD might drive other people crazy, but it suits him just fine. His interests are far ranging. You want to know how to identify the difference between a fruit fly, a gnat, or a midge? Ask Joel – the bug guy. Would you like a great recipe for Risotto or Escarole soup? Ask Joel – the cook. How about the history around the
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 associate, Kim, who has more than 30 years of experience in the field. Memories that hold knowledge which she has shared with the members of
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...
This existing building was ready for an updated look, and our design team was ready to take on the challenge. The “Wave” planters were chosen to mimic the exterior styling of the building. Decorative tumbled glass was used as a topdressing for the plantings to give extra appeal. Stylish, tall planters...
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, and what customers like. She is aware of the latest trends and knows how trendy we can get while still keeping in traditional St. Louis
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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 for any wreath, sconce or garland. The fabrication area that she works in is highly organized, just ask her where any given element is, and
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.