IPPS Annual Meeting 2019 speaker profile: Monday, October 14th - Patrick Cullina
Monday, October 14th 2019 Annual Meeting Speaker Preview
Principal, Patrick Cullina Horticultural Design + Consulting
The successes of leading public landscape projects like New York’s High Line park that feature extensive, diverse plantings have encouraged municipal and commercial clients alike to commit to similar inspirational designs…and then reality sets in as the sourcing process begins, or as the contract growing relationship breaks down. As a professional with a substantial presence in the design community but with longtime connections to the nursery industry, Patrick will review these challenges, describe a range of opportunities for collaboration, and engage participants with regards to their recommendations for mutually beneficial partnerships.
BIO: Patrick Cullina is an award-winning horticulturist, landscape designer, photographer, lecturer and consultant with twenty-five years of experience in the landscape and green infrastructure fields. He has served as founding V.P. of Horticulture & Park Operations for NYC’s High Line, as