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At any stage of the process, one of our team will be available with the knowledge and support you need for your projects. Your needs are our priority.

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With six nurseries in the UK, we can offer our services nationwide. Whatever your order, wherever you are, you’re in safe hand with Greenwood Plants.

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Contact the G Team today to discuss how we can service your project with premium quality products, outstanding customer service and competitive packages. We look forward to working with you as your trusted go-to plant supplier.

 

The G Team

At Greenwood our focus on producing quality products and simplifying the supply process for our clients means a strong team is central to our success. During your projects you will be in contact with some of the G Team members below. Each is an expert in their field and will work with you to achieve your goals.

Glenn is focused on fulfilling the company vision of being market leaders. He supports his colleagues in providing premium quality, great value and outstanding service. Glenn values time spent visiting clients, and dedicates energy to evolving new systems and processes to make their lives more straightforward. He enjoys interacting with colleagues, regularly conceiving initiatives and providing enthusiasm and inspiration for the team.

Glenn Devinish

Glenn Devenish

Managing Director

Alastair ensures the purchasing and sales departments run smoothly, working closely with the team to meet targets and customer expectations. He works to analyse and optimise daily and long-term processes, from allocation and purchasing to sales, orders and transport. He loves the products we sell and the colleagues he works with. Every day is different, with its own challenges and achievements. Alastair enjoys finding ways to implement change and make our service even better.

Alastair Fairbairn

Alastair Fairbairn

Allocation & Purchasing Coordinator

Usually at his desk by 5.30am, Kevin begins his day by making final adjustments to the morning’s despatches and their transport, ensuring each recipient of our many 8-10am delivery slots receives a smooth and punctual customer experience. Then he’s straight into arranging transport and delivery routes for upcoming days. Despite his busy days, Kevin always prioritises responding to client queries.

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Kevin Merritt

Operations Manager

An experienced plantsman, Tom has passion, knowledge and an eye for detail which set him apart in the industry. Under his planning and leadership, the production, despatch and stock maintenance teams remain highly motivated, ensuring that Greenwood remain ahead of the competition in plant supply, able to provide and vouch for our own products for almost all despatches.

Tomasz Wozniak

Tomasz Wozniak

Southern Nursery Manager

Samantha is an integral part of the team, working to ensure processes run smoothly. She does a little of everything, from creating time saving solutions and executing action plans to offering counsel and making great coffee. Whatever she’s doing, it’s with a smile. Samantha loves organising and putting things in order, and is proud to make a tangible difference to the team, particularly Glenn. She enjoys seeing nature working hard at Greenwood, while she works hard alongside the team.

Magdalena Szczudlik

Samantha Day

Executive Assistant

Rebecca is responsible for putting orders on the system with speed and accuracy, to ensure our customers receive optimum service. She loves Greenwood’s focus on good communication and customer service. Rebecca also enjoys working with numbers, and she is helping with Greenwood’s invoices whilst working towards an Accounting qualification.

Tomasz Wozniak

Rebecca Ford

Sales Order Processor

Dominik oversees the stock maintenance, production and despatch from both the Willaston and Chester nurseries. This includes young plant production and specialist growing of other species such as hebe, roses, container hedging and trees.

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Dominik Jakubzcak

Northern Nursery Foreman

Marzena has adapted quickly, having previously worked in a different industry, and loves using her leadership, communication and problem-solving skills to manage this very busy nursery. Her role in the company is changing quickly as Greenwood – and its nurseries – progress. She is keen to contribute to Greenwood’s success by continually improving standards and always delivering excellence in customer service.

Magdalena Szczudlik

Marzena Kandora

Nursery Supervisor, Fresh Acres

Zbigniew checks the quality and number of plants and trees purchased by us, using a traffic-light system to ensure that our customers receive good quality products and are satisfied with our services. Every detail is important to Zbigniew, which is why he often works long hours with a smile on his face. He enjoys seeing the impact of his work on our beautiful flowering plants and trees, and being a part of the G Team.

Tomasz Wozniak

Zbigniew Krystek

Quality Control Coordinator

With experience in human resources and impressive skills in languages, Veronika works to support our operations manager, Kevin. Her responsibilities include supervising the packing and despatch teams, and assisting Kevin in arranging transport. Our existing clients are familiar with her friendly emails booking in a delivery for the following morning.

Tomasz Wozniak

Veronika Kubankova

Operations Support Assistant

Taryn works within the sales team, answering your pricing enquiries and ensuring the prompt return of your quotes – helped by her super-speedy typing skills. Our aim is to respond with a secured quote within two hours (and remember with our tender tool app you can now receive instant quotations). Friendly and dedicated, Taryn epitomises our commitment to outstanding customer service, and aims to make your experience with Greenwood smooth and productive.

Taryn Lambert

Taryn Lambert

Internal Sales Coordinator

Nathan follows up on quotes, working with existing clients to ensure their requirements are met and bringing new clients on board. He is also working on the development of our CRM system. 
Being fairly new to the team, Nathan is busy gaining in-depth knowledge of how the various departments operate. He enjoys finding ways to build rapport with our customers and exceed their expectations.

Taryn Lambert

Nathan Page

Internal Sales Coordinator

Claire works in the purchasing team as a vital support in a busy department where tight timescales are the order of the day. She assists with purchasing, and is the regular contact for our network of small UK growers. Claire’s other forté is assembling Greenwood’s signature ‘Landscaper Packs’, complimentary goody boxes nicknamed the landscaper’s friend!

Claire Pallister

Claire Pallister

Receptionist

Hayley works in the finance department where, when she isn’t immersed in the intricacies of credit control, she takes responsibility for the non-plant purchasing across the nurseries. She also assists in paying the end-of-month bills. Hayley is a core member of the admin team and you will often hear her answering the phone when you call.

Tomasz Wozniak

Hayley Presley

Purchasing & Accounts Coordinator

Barbara is a core member of the purchasing department, working alongside Alastair. Barbara sources and purchases plants, trees, hedging and shrubs from UK suppliers and the Netherlands. She also organises transport to us from overseas suppliers. Despite regularly working to tight deadlines, Barbara is always willing to lend a helping hand to everyone in the team. She enjoys looking after our customers, ensuring that we make punctual deliveries of the best products.

Barbara Szcudlik

Barbara Szcudlik

Purchasing & Allocation Coordinator

Pawel is experienced member of the team. Based in South HQ, Pawel heads up the despatch team, and is responsible for supervising all the picking and packing of orders. Pawel also manages stock maintenance at our South HQ. Of working at Greenwood, Pawel says ‘being surrounded by flowers makes my life more happy’ and, by assisting Kevin in organising our transport to ensure deliveries arrive on time, he makes our clients happy too.

Taryn Lambert

Pawel Szczepanik

Outdoor & Despatch Manager

Maggie leads the team at Mapletree, ensuring the efficient use of labour and resources. With overall responsibility for the plants, Maggie conducts quality control inspections to make certain that plants provided are healthy, free of weeds, pests and disease. Maggie is involved at every stage, from planning and potting to care and despatch.

Magdalena Szczudlik

Magdalena Szczudlik

Nursery Manager, Mapletree

Anna Tatarczak has recently joined the team, where she works alongside Barbara in purchasing. She is responsible for importing Greenwood’s supplier availability list to WinTree, creating an invaluable data source. Anna also contacts potential new suppliers, introducing them to Greenwood and setting in motion what we always hope will be long-term, mutually beneficial cooperation.

Anna Tatarczak

Anna Tatarczak

Purchasing & Stock Administrator

In addition to heading up the Highleigh team, Emilia is responsible for Greenwood’s production planning. Her primary roles are to manage the orders and support her team. She is in constant communication with the sales and transport departments to ensure stock is regularly updated and collections are streamlined. She also keeps an eye on the day-to-day running of the nursery, checking the watering systems and mucking in to pick orders at busy times.

Tomasz Wozniak

Emilia Tinkler

Nursery Manager, Highleigh

Tender Tool

In your back pocket

The revolutionary tender tool is truly an extension of our team and is with you 24/7. This simple yet game-changing online tool delivers big on Greenwood’s promise to make life straightforward for clients.

Greenwood

Landscaper Pack

Place a single delivery worth more than £1500 and you’ll receive a free Greenwood landscaper pack, full of essentials and goodies to keep up energy during hard days on site.

Landscaper pack

The G Team

At Greenwood our focus on producing quality products and simplifying the supply process for our clients means a strong team is central to our success. During your projects you will be in contact with some of the G Team members below. Each is an expert in their field and will work with you to achieve your goals.

Glenn Devenish

Glenn Devenish

Managing Director

Glenn is focused on fulfilling the company vision of being market leaders. He supports his colleagues in providing premium quality, great value and outstanding service. Glenn values time spent visiting clients, and dedicates energy to evolving new systems and processes to make their lives more straightforward. He enjoys interacting with colleagues, regularly conceiving initiatives and providing enthusiasm and inspiration for the team.

Alastair Fairbairn

Alastair Fairbairn

Allocation & Purchasing Coordinator

Alastair ensures the purchasing and sales departments run smoothly, working closely with the team to meet targets and customer expectations. He works to analyse and optimise daily and long-term processes, from allocation and purchasing to sales, orders and transport. He loves the products we sell and the colleagues he works with. Every day is different, with its own challenges and achievements. Alastair enjoys finding ways to implement change and make our service even better.

.

Kevin Merritt

Operations Manager

Usually at his desk by 5.30am, Kevin begins his day by making final adjustments to the morning’s despatches and their transport, ensuring each recipient of our many 8-10am delivery slots receives a smooth and punctual customer experience. Then he’s straight into arranging transport and delivery routes for upcoming days. Despite his busy days, Kevin always prioritises responding to client queries.

Tomasz Wozniak

Tomasz Wozniak

Southern Nursery Manager

An experienced plantsman, Tom has passion, knowledge and an eye for detail which set him apart in the industry. Under his planning and leadership, the production, despatch and stock maintenance teams remain highly motivated, ensuring that Greenwood remain ahead of the competition in plant supply, able to provide and vouch for our own products for almost all despatches.

Tomasz Wozniak

Samantha Day

Executive Assistant

Samantha is an integral part of the team, working to ensure processes run smoothly. She does a little of everything, from creating time saving solutions and executing action plans to offering counsel and making great coffee. Whatever she’s doing, it’s with a smile. Samantha loves organising and putting things in order, and is proud to make a tangible difference to the team, particularly Glenn. She enjoys seeing nature working hard at Greenwood, while she works hard alongside the team.

Tomasz Wozniak

Rebecca Ford

Sales Order Processor

Rebecca is responsible for putting orders on the system with speed and accuracy, to ensure our customers receive optimum service. She loves Greenwood’s focus on good communication and customer service. Rebecca also enjoys working with numbers, and she is helping with Greenwood’s invoices whilst working towards an Accounting qualification.

.

Dominik Jakubzcak

Northern Nursery Foreman

Dominik oversees the stock maintenance, production and despatch from both the Willaston and Chester nurseries. This includes young plant production and specialist growing of other species such as hebe, roses, container hedging and trees.

.

Marzena Kandora

Nursery Supervisor, Fresh Acres

Marzena has adapted quickly, having previously worked in a different industry, and loves using her leadership, communication and problem-solving skills to manage this very busy nursery. Her role in the company is changing quickly as Greenwood – and its nurseries – progress. She is keen to contribute to Greenwood’s success by continually improving standards and always delivering excellence in customer service.

Tomasz Wozniak

Zbigniew Krystek

Quality Control Coordinator

Zbigniew checks the quality and number of plants and trees purchased by us, using a traffic-light system to ensure that our customers receive good quality products and are satisfied with our services. Every detail is important to Zbigniew, which is why he often works long hours with a smile on his face. He enjoys seeing the impact of his work on our beautiful flowering plants and trees, and being a part of the G Team.

Tomasz Wozniak
Operations Support Assistant

With experience in human resources and impressive skills in languages, Veronika works to support our operations manager, Kevin. Her responsibilities include supervising the packing and despatch teams, and assisting Kevin in arranging transport. Our existing clients are familiar with her friendly emails booking in a delivery for the following morning.

Veronika Kubankova

Taryn Lambert

Taryn Lambert

Internal Sales Coordinator

Taryn works within the sales team, answering your pricing enquiries and ensuring the prompt return of your quotes – helped by her super-speedy typing skills. Our aim is to respond with a secured quote within two hours (and remember with our tender tool app you can now receive instant quotations). Friendly and dedicated, Taryn epitomises our commitment to outstanding customer service, and aims to make your experience with Greenwood smooth and productive.

Taryn Lambert

Nathan Page

Internal Sales Coordinator

Nathan follows up on quotes, working with existing clients to ensure their requirements are met and bringing new clients on board. He is also working on the development of our CRM system. Nathan loves the Greenwood team culture and takes pride in working alongside colleagues to provide a stellar service.
Being fairly new to the team, Nathan is busy gaining in-depth knowledge of how the various departments operate. He enjoys finding ways to build rapport with our customers and exceed their expectations.

Claire Pallister

Claire Pallister

Receptionist

Claire works in the purchasing team as a vital support in a busy department where tight timescales are the order of the day. She assists with purchasing, and is the regular contact for our network of small UK growers. Claire’s other forté is assembling Greenwood’s signature ‘Landscaper Packs’, complimentary goody boxes nicknamed the landscaper’s friend!

Tomasz Wozniak

Hayley Presley

Purchasing & Accounts Coordinator

Hayley works in the finance department where, when she isn’t immersed in the intricacies of credit control, she takes responsibility for the non-plant purchasing across the nurseries. She also assists in paying the end-of-month bills. Hayley is a core member of the admin team and you will often hear her answering the phone when you call.

Barbara Szcudlik

Barbara Szcudlik

Purchasing and Allocation Coordinator

Barbara is a core member of the purchasing department, working alongside Alastair. Barbara sources and purchases plants, trees, hedging and shrubs from UK suppliers and the Netherlands. She also organises transport to us from overseas suppliers. Despite regularly working to tight deadlines, Barbara is always willing to lend a helping hand to everyone in the team. She enjoys looking after our customers, ensuring that we make punctual deliveries of the best products.

Taryn Lambert

Pawel Szczepanik

Outdoor and Despatch Manager

Pawel is experienced member of the team. Based in South HQ, Pawel heads up the despatch team, and is responsible for supervising all the picking and packing of orders. Pawel also manages stock maintenance at our South HQ. Of working at Greenwood, Pawel says ‘being surrounded by flowers makes my life more happy’ and, by assisting Kevin in organising our transport to ensure deliveries arrive on time, he makes our clients happy too.

Magdalena Szczudlik

Magdalena Szczudlik

Nursery Manager, Mapletree

Maggie leads the team at Mapletree, ensuring the efficient use of labour and resources. With overall responsibility for the plants, Maggie conducts quality control inspections to make certain that plants provided are healthy, free of weeds, pests and disease. Maggie is involved at every stage, from planning and potting to care and despatch.

Anna Tatarczak

Anna Tatarczak

Purchasing and Stock Administrator

Anna Tatarczak has recently joined the team, where she works alongside Barbara in purchasing. She is responsible for importing Greenwood’s supplier availability list to WinTree, creating an invaluable data source. Anna also contacts potential new suppliers, introducing them to Greenwood and setting in motion what we always hope will be long-term, mutually beneficial cooperation.

Tomasz Wozniak
Nursery Manager, Highleigh

In addition to heading up the Highleigh team, Emilia is responsible for Greenwood’s production planning. Her primary roles are to manage the orders and support her team. She is in constant communication with the sales and transport departments to ensure stock is regularly updated and collections are streamlined. She also keeps an eye on the day-to-day running of the nursery, checking the watering systems and mucking in to pick orders at busy times.

Emilia Tinkler

Tender Tool

In your back pocket

The revolutionary tender tool is truly an extension of our team and is with you 24/7. This simple yet game-changing online tool delivers big on Greenwood’s promise to make life straightforward for clients.

Greenwood

Landscaper pack

Place a single delivery worth more than £1500 and you’ll receive a free Greenwood landscaper pack, full of essentials and goodies to keep up energy during hard days on site.