Jason earned a B.S.of Agriculture concentrating in Landscape Managment from Tennessee Technological University in 1997 and holds various industry endorsements. Jason has a wide background of landscaping and green industry experience. He has worked with Ruppert Landscape Company, (one of the largest landscape companies in the U.S) in Washington, D.C. and John Deere Landscapes. He also was a Master Gardener at Cheekwood Botanical Gardens before starting his own company, The Bleau Group, in 2008. As opportunity arose, he took over the former West Main Garden Center location and started fresh as Gardens on Main.
Kyle holds a degree from Nashville State in Horticulture. He and his brother Kip ran their company T N T Outdoor Living in Lebanon for many years before merging with Gardens on Main to create the ultimate Outdoor Living Company. He also holds Interlocking Concrete Pavement Institute and National Concrete Masonry Association Certifications.
Kip successfully ran T N T Outdoor Living with his brother Kyle before the merger with Gardens on Main. Kip has an uncanny ability to spec a job and keep it running smoothly to ensure it is completed within expectations. His eye for detail ensures that every aspect of the finished installation is a piece of perfection.
Bob earned a degree in Landscape Management from MTSU. With the vision of an artist, Bob can bring to life any idea that you can imagine. Bob manages all details during the project with a consultation schedule throughout the build. Along with Jason, Bob was a Master Gardener at Cheekwood Botanical Gardens and worked for John Deere Landscapes.
Genny Hartman and her husband Chuck ran West Main Garden Center successfully in this location for over 20 years. Genny is a master of container gardens, uses of herbs and oils, and outdoor decor. She has over 25 years of green industry and management experience and holds numerous green industry endorsements. Her wealth of knowledge educates our staff and inspires our customers to learn the best practices of the industry.
With a start in the floral industry in 1985, she has many years of design under her belt. She specializes in custom arrangements and hand tied bouquets. She has furthered her education at Penn-Foster, the prestigious Telefloral Education Center, and has been led by some of the most well trained floral trend designers world wide, including Hitomi Gillium, AIFD, Kathy Whalen, AIFD, and DebraDe La Flor, AIFD, CFD. Annually, she attends the Central Tennessee Professional Floral Association and Tennessee State Floral Association conferences. Her other love was the dance studio where she taught and performed for over 25 years.