The HTA has announced the appointment of their new president. At the HTA Annual General Meeting at Glee on Tuesday 15 September, Adam Wigglesworth from Aylett Nurseries was appointed as president of the association, taking over the role from Stan Green of Growforth who becomes the immediate past president.
Handing over the chain of office, Stan said that it had been an ‘absolute pleasure’ to be the association’s president. Carol Paris, chief executive of the HTA, thanked him for his support and guidance over the last two years. This was echoed by Adam Wigglesworth who thanked Stan for his hard work and enthusiasm in this substantial and important role.
The annual general meeting also saw the ratification of the appointment of two new board members – Adam Frost of Adam Frost Design and Geoff Caesar of The Bransford Webbs Plant Company. Re-elected to the board as directors were Bob Hewitt from Klondyke Garden Centres, Caroline Owen from Scotsdales Garden Centre, Mark Pearson and Ian Ashton from Lowaters Nursery. David Norman of Abercorn Garden Centre was also re-elected as a director having retired from the role of honorary treasurer.