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After studying both horticulture and garden design Jonathan established his own business before joining a national contractor. He has very broad landscape maintenance experience which he draws upon in his role managing the South West region. Jonathan enjoys the autonomy to act as a small local operation, allowing him to adapt to the needs of clients, while receiving the infrastructure support of Nurture’s national network.
Following 20 years service in the Royal Air Force, Mick has combined his management skills with a passion for horticulture. Since joining Nurture Mick has managed a wide range of contracts including Corporate clients, Schools and Hotels. Mick’s focus is on building strong relationships with clients, delivering excellent customer service and the highest possible standards of landscape maintenance.
Robin graduated in Landscape Contract Management from Merrist Wood College, Surrey, and is responsible for static landscape sites within the south. He has over 20 years’ experience within horticulture and has managed a range of prestigious client contracts, ranging from local authority to corporate headquarters; he has been responsible for two sites that have received BALI awards.
He has a keen interest in environmental practices, and is one of our qualified bee keepers.
Tony graduated with a Kew Diploma in Horticulture in 1992, and has worked in various horticultural industries including Interior Landscaping, Landscape Construction, Local Authority Green Spaces and Contract Management ever since.
He joined Gavin Jones in 2011 as a Contracts Manager with a varied portfolio including hotels, business parks, Local Authority contracts and mobile teams.
He now works for Nurture Landscapes looking after a number of high profile static sites including Croxley Park and Aztec West Business Park.
Tony enjoys developing staff in their roles and building strong customer relationships with his clients.
Sam has worked within the landscape maintenance industry for 12 years. He has good experience in managing a diverse range of clients over a mixed portfolio of both static sites and mobile teams. Through this, he has gained a good solid practical knowledge and understanding of how to achieve first rate standards on client sites. His passion is to train and develop his operational team, and help grow the business through best practice.
Craig has 9 years’ experience in the field, starting his career as an operative then working his way up to assistant contracts manager in May 2017. He now has responsibility for managing and supporting our Hatfield depot; visiting the teams on a regular basis, overseeing and ensuring that all site schedules are met.
Craig also has responsibility for running a Christmas department; installing between 16-40ft trees; travelling across the country sourcing and installing the perfect tree for our clients, and managing large teams when installing bespoke Christmas Trees.
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Richard joins the management team having spent the first part of his career working on the tools. His practical knowledge gives him an excellent insight in managing the challenges of day-to-day service delivery, and his expertise will help in supporting our mobile teams.
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Keith has been in the grounds maintenance industry for over 30 years, working his way up from grounds maintenance operative to the Assistant Contracts Manager position he now holds. Keith helps manage teams who service contracts throughout the South West region of Nurture. He has a strong ethos of working as a team and encourages his staff to work together and help each other out when needed.Keith has also previously managed some of the large Christmas trees installations, successfully installing live trees in excess of forty foot into some pretty unusual places such as St Pancras Railway station.