Walters Gardens Hires Laura Robles as Trials Manager
Laura Robles has joined Walters Gardens as trials manager. Robles most recently served as research & development manager for Mast Young Plants, where she was recognized in GPN’s 40 Under 40 Class of 2013.
During her tenure at Mast Young Plants, Robles established a positive reputation in the horticulture industry as a knowledgeable resource in trialing varieties for breeding companies. At Walters Gardens, we are looking forward to Robles participation in our trialing process with young plant and finished container production, as well as researching production of varieties that are new or not yet widely released.
“We are ecstatic that Laura has joined Walters Gardens as Trials Manager,” said John Walters, CEO of Walters Gardens. “Seeing what she has done over her career in the green industry has given us a good deal of excitement on what she can do for the trialing department.”