40 Under 40, Class of 2017

Tamara Felux

Company

J. Berry Nursery

Job Title

Marketing and Licensing Manager

Accomplishments

  • Recipient of the Executive Academy for Growth & Leadership (EAGL) Marketing Rockstar Award. EAGL is an executive education program for growers.
  • Manages all aspects of company’s presence at trade shows and has been honored with five different booth awards that “represent a collaboration of ideas and hard work from the entire team, and … validate our commitment to innovation.”

Extracurricular

On Her Nightstand: “The Alchemist” by Paulo Coelho. “The core message is when you want something, all the universe conspires in helping you to achieve it.”

Fun Facts

What’s for Dinner? Tex-Mex! “Growing up in South Texas, we never had to go far to find it.”