Consumer Gardening Brand Hires Brie Arthur
Gardenuity, the direct-to-consumer gardening platform that helps step-by-step in the growing process, has hired Brie Arthur as its new vice president of horticulture. Arthur will work closely with the brand’s co-founder and CEO, Donna Letier, while leading the horticultural team for Gardenuity.
Arthur joins Gardenuity with over 20 years of experience in the horticultural industry, with a focus on grower and product management, as well as product communication.
Originally from southeastern Michigan, Arthur studied Landscape Design and Horticulture at Purdue University. She was a professional plant propagator at Plant Delights Nursery in Raleigh, North Carolina and Camellia Forest Nursery in Chapel Hill, North Carolina before transitioning her focus to Green Industry communications through writing, public speaking, film production and consulting. She is a published author, with her first book, “The Foodscape Revolution,” becoming an Amazon bestseller.
As a professional garden industry communicator, Arthur is leading the national suburban foodscape movement, which is a model of community development that incorporates sustainable, local food production. She speaks internationally and is a correspondent on the PBS television show, “Growing A Greener World,” where she shares practical gardening advice from her one-acre suburban foodscape.