Resume

Education

AIFD (Americian Institute of Floral Design) – CFD Certified Floral Designer Internationally recognized

Algonquin College – Floral Design Program – Ottawa, Ontario Graduated with honors April 2002

 

Work Experience

Jennifer Harvey Designs – Freelance Designer | August 2010 to Present

St. Lawrence College – Brockville Ontario | January 2012 to April 2013 Professor of Floral Design

  • Teaching a syllabus designed by Flowers Canada and myself which includes basic, intermediate and advanced courses. It touches on care and handling, industry standards, units on Wedding and funeral designs, home and corporate designs and teaches design skills that are used in today’s floral industry.

Beleaf’s Floral Designs – Brockville Ontario | August 2010 to Present Owner / Operator

  • Responsibilities include managing all wedding accounts, event design and planning, banking, organizing, art direction, merchandising, education of new employees, advertising, buying products, landscape design and consultation, customer service, floral care and handling as well as daily operation of business.

 

Colonial Flowers – Brockville Ontario | April 2004 to August 2009

Humble Décor -Strathmore Alberta | October 2003 to April 2004

Strathmore’s Florist – Strathmore Alberta | August 2002 to October 2003

Bayshore Flowers – Ottawa Ontario | January 2002 to July 2002

Mulligan’s Florist – Ottawa Ontario | October 2001 to January 2002

 

Key Achievements

  • Accedited with AIFD, working as speaker and teacher at canada blooms, feature in Canadian Florist Magazine
  • Graduated with Honors on the Dean’s list of Algonquin college florist program
  • Accredited with the Flowers Canada association
  • Designed with Preston Bailey in New York City
  • Designed for dignitaries and royalty

 

Reference upon Request


Leaf Gradient Photo