40 Under 40, Class of 2017

Lauren Simendinger


Eason Horticultural Resources

Job Title

Perennials Sales Support Specialist


  • Responsible for managing company's perennial department. Constantly interacting and working with perennial customers, 40+ perennial producers and breeding companies.
  • Managed the company’s social media presence, increasing reach by over 40 percent in one year, and connecting and reaching industry followers with new products and innovations.


Historic Home: Lauren’s home is on the National Register of Historic Places. It was built by Betsy Ross’ nephew and later owned by a locally renowned abolitionist in the 1800s.

Fun Facts

Hot, Hot, Hot! She can’t live without her Sriracha hot sauce, especially with pizza. “Anyone close to me knows that I don’t travel anywhere without a Sriracha to-go bottle in my purse.”

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GPN recognizes 40 industry professionals under the age of 40 who are helping to determine the future of the horticulture industry. These individuals are today’s movers and shakers who are already setting the pace for tomorrow.

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P.O. Box 128
Sparta, MI 49345

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