40 Under 40, Class of 2023

Andrew Barry


Griffin Greenhouse Supplies

Job Title

Managing Director


  • Started at Griffin with managing the Schenectady, New York, branch before taking on a dual position managing both the Northern and Southern sales territories, while rebuilding the sales team in the South.
  • Directed the corporate IT department to identify, dissect, and implement system automation opportunities in “servicing the sale” and revamp internal IT security to protect against new-age threats.


That’s a Wrap: Andrew can’t live without Reynolds Wrap tin foil, which comes in handy for his barbecuing hobby and probably less so for his other hobby, woodworking.

Fun Facts

3’s a Crowd: His greatest personal accomplishment is “having three kids under 3 and surviving. So far.”