40 Under 40, Class of 2018

Will Heeman

Company

Heeman's

Job Title

Chief Daymaker

Accomplishments

  • Entered family business, alongside first two generations, and injected his own ideas — events, workshops, coffee bar — that led to doubling of sales in first seven years.
  • Invited speaker at multiple industry conferences, including Cultivate, Canadian Greenhouse Conference, Great Lakes Fruit & Vegetable Expo, North American Strawberry Growers Association, New York State Flower Industries & Ontario Grower Day.

Extracurricular

His Go-To Reference Book: “Be Our Guest: Perfecting the Art of Customer Service” from the Disney Institute. “It’s a great guide to providing excellent customer service and training staff to create a culture that’s all about exceeding expectations.”

Fun Facts

Eat, Drink and Travel — Not in That Order: Will and his wife, Geneviève, enjoy traveling the globe and exploring local breweries, wineries and restaurants.





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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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