Award categories we were recognized for our innovative emphasis on new plant varieties each year, excellent environmental and sustainable production policies, marketing and after sales support, as well as its human resource and educational policies, and market place position.
Commenting on the contest AIPH Secretary General, Tim Briercliffe comments “This award is given to the best of the best from around the world. The standard of entries goes up all the time and each year the award demonstrates the outstanding professionalism and integrity shown by the worlds’ leading nurseries.”
The annual jury selection of International Grower of the Year was held on September 11th 2013 in Niagara Falls, Ontario. Sheridan faced excellent competition from leading international nurseries including; Belgium – Romberama, Leiweg, Loenhout; The Netherlands – Sion, de Lier ; United Kingdom – Whetman Pinks, Dawlish, Devon .
This award comes as we celebrate our 100th year in business in Canada. Karl added: “As one of the few family owned businesses still operating in Canada after 100 years, we believe our success has become intrinsically linked to our standards of excellence and strong brand presence within the sector. I believe this award is a reflection of our company values and hard work over the last century".