Kristin Lares

Kristin has been in Retail for 28 years. Started with Mrs. Goochs and became the youngest individual to get promoted to dept managerStayed as the Housewares and Floral Manager until Whole Foods acquisition Soon after was the first store level manager to get promoted to corporate office…Became the Asst. Store Designer for few years Transitioned […]

John Agnew

John Agnew has been in the Produce/Floral Industry since he was 16 years old. He joined Whole Foods Market more than 20 years ago spending 14 years as the Floral Coordinator in the Mid-Atlantic region before moving to the Northeast region for last 5 years. John currently lives in Monroe Township, NJ with his wife […]

Joseph Farrell

Joseph Farrell, President of BloomQuest LLC, has been in the floriculture industry for 40 years. Always bringing new and different, quality products to North America from global, international growers. Farrell strongly believes in education and promotion of the floral industry to the mass market and the consumer.

Pieter Landman

In 1963, Pieter was found behind a blooming tulip in the bulb-fields of his parents in Breezand the Netherlands. After finalizing ‘Cum Laude’ the horticulture school for floral industry and floral design, he decided to open a flower shop, to start a freelance job on the side creating floral decorations around the world and on […]