William Blair

Freelance Presentation Designer & Graphic Designer

1117
Location:Concord, North Carolina, United States
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/williamblair
0
Kudos
4.5
2 Skills
$75
Rate/Hr
OBJECTIVE:

LANDSCAPE DESIGN and BUILD utilizing creativity, astute site analysis, knowledge through experience of building methods and materials, solid horticultural principals, strong communication skills and management by example to design and implement landscapes of the highest integrity.

SUMMARY:

Over two decades of serving and educating the public through landscape consultation, design and project management. Positions ranged from maintenance to sales to design and build to company president. All teamed with a higher education in horticulture and design.

WORK HISTORY:

LANDSCAPE LOGIC, INC., Concord, North Carolina
President (2001 to 2012)

Created and operated a successful landscape consultation, design and project management company. The results; over ten years of program based landscape solutions for private home owners, custom home builders, renovation companies, pool companies and landscape contractors.

DAVID POWELL and ASSOCIATES, INC., Cornelius, North Carolina
Designer/Construction and Maintenance Manager (1999 to 2001)

Hired as a designer and horticulturist on staff this position quickly evolved into the orchestration of an in house construction and maintenance division aimed to better serve the client through quality control and elevated customer service.

HINSDALE NURSERIES, Hinsdale, Illinois
Designer/Sales/Field Supervisor (1996 to 1999)

This position required strong communication, problem solving, design and supervisory skills to create large and small scale residential landscapes that fulfilled the esthetic expectations and functional needs of each client.

SOUTHERN TREE AND LANDSCAPE COMPANIES, Charlotte, North Carolina
Designer/Team Manager (1995 to 1996)

The involvement in all phases of sales, design and installation of commercial and large scale residential landscapes was required to perform the duties of this position.

LANDSCAPE CREATIONS, Benson, North Carolina
Designer (1993 to 1995)

Consultation, design, sales, scheduling, procurement, hands on job supervision and client follow-up were all responsibilities of this position.

EDUCATION:

North Carolina State University
B.S. Landscape Horticulture
Minor in Visual Arts
May 1993

Western Carolina University
B.F.A. Senior
Concentration on Interior Design

REFERENCES: Available upon request