Posts from the ‘Business in Bloom’ category

Running a Farming Business

When I tell people I’m a flower farmer, inevitably one of the questions they ask almost immediately is “What do you do in the winter?”   I…

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Business in Bloom :: Meet Rachel Gordon

The wind chill today is dropping below freezing even as the sun shines bright.  Winter is starting to rub us all raw, I’m sure.  But it’s…

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Business in Bloom: Meet Natalie Hamill

I got out of the groove there a bit and let the Business in Bloom series slide.  Sorry about that.  But it’s not for lack of…

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Business in Bloom: Meet Evelyn Lee

  Ready for another Business in Bloom profile?  This one’s a good one! I’ve loved meeting so many students in our classes and workshops over the…

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Business in Bloom: Meet Melissa Glorieux

Next up in the Business in Bloom series is Melissa Dole Glorieux from Aster B.  Melissa is a really talented farmer florist based in Massachusetts and a mom…

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Business in Bloom: Maureen Azize

Time for another Business in Bloom profile!  Many of the students at our classes are wearing both hats: farmer and florist.  But we also have the…

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Business in Bloom: Meet Madeline Frankel

One of the things I love about the farmer florist movement is that it is attracting both young 20-something growers AND change-of-life growers.  People, often women,…

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Business In Bloom: Meet Andrea Bachynsky

Can you believe we’re almost at the start of another year?  The holiday season has just flown by! I’m packing my bags tomorrow and jetting off…

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Business in Bloom :: Meet Tobie Whitman

Time to meet another great flower start-up business!  In 2013, Tobie Whitman launched Little Acre Flowers in Washington DC with a mission to provide a sustainable…

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Business in Bloom :: Meet Stephanie Kirby

Business in Bloom is a blog series created to get a peek inside some of the growing small flower businesses of students who have attended a…

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