Richard Plowman. Consultant to the Garden Industry

  Richard Plowman


113 Worcester Road, Chichester,West Sussex, PO19 5EE
Tel/Fax 01243 787663         

  REPLOWMAN - Consultant to the Garden Industry

Extensive experience of  Association and Event management , New Product Development and Marketing in the UK garden and world agrochemical market

  •  Highly developed interpersonal and presentation
    skills both in writing and face to face.
  • Created and successfully ran the SOLEX trade Show for LOFA
  • Recruiting, training and motivating highly
    effective marketing teams.
  • Flair for devising creative and novel marketing
    techniques on a firm strategic basis.
  • Adept at handling the media and public relations.


    A successful Association Secretary and Marketing Manager with a technical background and extensive experience of all aspects of brand and product marketing in the garden retail and agrochemical industries in the UK, West Europe and the USA.He has worked for the past thirty years for well known companies such as ICI,Zeneca, Miracle Garden Care and The Scotts Company (the leading garden chemical ompany in the world), with brands of Miracle-Gro, Weedol, Levington, Evergreen,Osmocote. Lawn Builder, Round up, Roseclear and many other well known names inthe garden market). He has worked alongside top advertising, promotion and design agencies together with the gardening media and press. in the last 10 years has built up the membership of LOFA to record levels, managed SOLEX and was part of the team that introduced the environmental scheme Made Aware.
    Over the last 30years, he has built up a large range of contacts through out the garden industry.
    An industry which he is proud to be associated with.