Waring Stewart Associates CEO Doug Stewart has over 35 years of experience working in the horticultural Industry, 20 years of this has been working within the Garden centre or Garden Retail Sector.

Doug has worked as a trainer with some of the leading multiples, and for the last 15 years has been working as a Garden Centre Consultant.

Doug now works exclusively with Independent Garden Centres and smaller family owned groups of Garden centres.

He chairs HTA Retail and catering Business Improvement Schemes

He writes for a number of publications and is a keen blogger. You can check out Doug’s writing at The Plant Enthusiast and The Garden Centre Blog.