CareerNext Summit 2017 | "Love Plants, Fashion and Trends? Want to Make a Career of it?" with Angela Treadwell Palmer
Love Plants, Fashion and Trends? Want to Make a Career of it?
Do you love plants, art, fashion and being on trend? Would you like to make that into a career? New Plant introduction and marketing may be the job for you. Join Angela as she walks us down memory lane - from her first new plant evaluation to owning her own new plant introduction company. The ins, the outs and even how she managed a yearly conference for 400 native plant enthusiasts on top of owning her own company.
Founder and Co-Owner of Plants Nouveau
Angela’s career has spanned almost every aspect of gardening, garden design and teaching folks how to garden with plants – especially natives. Angela founded and now Co-owns Plants Nouveau LLC., a company that specializes in introducing and marketing new plants to the nursery industry. She directed the Native Plants in the Landscape Conference at Millersville University for 14 years. Angela’s career has taken her around the world, experiencing world famous gardens and remote areas looking for new ideas and exciting plants. When she’s not in her backyard gardening, you can find her on the lacrosse fields coaching.