Our team consists of professionals with a wide range of expertise and experience.
Get to Know Our Team
President – General Manager
Meryl has been successfully growing plants on the prairies for more than 30 years. He began his career at a local Calgary garden centre and moved into the position of head grower. He then held the position of Head Gardener on a private estate for 13 years, as well as operating his own landscape design & construction company. He brought the name and landscape business to create Spruce It Up Garden Centre. He currently hosts a live phone-in gardening show called “Let’s Talk Gardening” on News Talk 770 am on Sunday mornings from 9am-11am.
Brad has been with Spruce It Up since June 2014. He has been working in the Garden Centre industry his entire adult life; his passion for the industry started at the age of 18. He has worked in all aspects of the business with expertise in everything from operations to purchasing. Brad has a vast knowledge base of anything lawn and garden and takes great pride in providing customers with the education on products we carry in the store. E-mail Brad at email@example.com.
Rocky, The Garden Centre Cat
Rocky came with the garden centre. Rocky loves to be petted and he is always looking for his treats. You will usually find Rocky curled up sleeping at the cash registers where everyone can see and pet him. Be careful when you leave, he has hitched a few rides. Hey kids – email Rocky at firstname.lastname@example.org and tell him about your adventures at Spruce It Up!!