Welcome Guillermo Maldonado
Berger is pleased to announce that Mr. Guillermo Maldonado has joined the Technical Services team as a Grower Advisor.
Guillermo Maldonado studied at the University of South Carolina, USA, and then completed an Agri-Science degree at Massey University in New-Zealand. During his 17 years of experience, he has been involved in many aspects of the horticulture industry in both parts of the hemisphere, exploring a wide range of products and techniques. He worked in Colombia and Venezuela in the floral and ornamental export industry, and then moved to the USA to fill the position of Head Grower at Len Busch Roses in Minnesota. He also took the position of Growing and Innovations Manager at Bloomia-Fresh Tulips USA. During these years, Guillermo developed his knowledge and applied research on different products and growing systems. He is experienced with hardening of TC plants, growing media (especially bulb crops), rooting processes, forcing and hydroponics in commercial environment. Guillermo intends to use his knowledge to develop products that meet customers’ specific needs and to help improve the production of growers around the world.
As a grower advisor, Guillermo will help growers succeed with their growing media by providing technical assistance in ornamental crop management and by developing problem-solving tools for the industry.
Guillermo Maldonado, Grower Advisor