What is your exact title and what do you do at 1800flowers? How long have you been with the company? Category Manager of Plants. I’ve been with the company for 6 years. What do you like best about your job? Developing unique products that people feel confident in sending to their loved ones.
Random acts of kindness, it always feels genuine and not put on just for show.What is your favorite 1800flowers product and why? Our Silver Celebration Orchids are my favorite product. Orchids are long lasting and make such a statement in any home. They’re versatile in where you can place the, within your home and the silver and white combination in a classic and metallic planter are a hot trend right now for winter. What is your favorite flower or plant and why? Succulents are my favorite plant. They are modern and easy to care for. One of 1800Flowers’ main missions is to deliver smiles. What makes you smile? Random acts of kindness, it always feels genuine and not put on just for show. 1800Flowers is a gifting company. What is your favorite gift to receive and/or give for Valentine’s Day? My favorite gift to receive is Cheryl & Co. cookies – delicious every time – they never disappoint! What is the most valuable thing you have learned about flowers and plants during your time here? Overwatering your plant is the #1 killer! Just water your plant over the sink and let all the water drain. If the plant sits in water it will develop root rot and won’t be able to come back. What is your favorite thing about Valentine’s Day? It is fun to see what my husband will surprise me with on Valentine’s Day. One year he sent a singing gorilla to the office, it was AMAZING!