Congratulations to Nick Stodel, the MD of Stodels Nurseries
, on being elected president of the International Garden Centre Association
Stodel, who is also the current president of the SA Nursery Association, is now in an excellent position to represent South African gardens and garden centres in an international arena.
And in turn SA garden centres will be able to access international gardening and garden centre trends and bring them to this country.
Stodels, who hails from Newlands in Cape Town, is the first person from the southern hemisphere to be elected to this position at the IGCA. He expects to be abroad 2 -3 times a year in the course of his presidency and told the media that he looks forward to bringing innovative ideas from the coming season back to gardeners in SA.