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Event Series Event Series: Garden Jubilee

Bill Quade: The Legacy of Olmstead at Biltmore: Maintaining His Design Intent

May 26 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am

Free

Bill Quade is the Director of Horticulture with the Biltmore Company in Asheville NC. Before this, Bill served in various positions within the Horticulture Department, which he began in 1998. Bill’s strong leadership ability, positive personality, and understanding of Biltmore’s core values were instrumental in the opening of The Inn on Biltmore Estate, Antler Hill Village, The Village Hotel on Biltmore Estate, and most recently Amherst at Deerpark. Bill enjoys the challenge of maintaining the estate’s historical design intent while implementing the needs of the 21st century. He has served on numerous internal committees, all focusing on how to keep The Biltmore Company the employer of choice in Asheville and the surrounding area.

He also leads a new supervisor’s class for the Human Resources Department titled ‘Change Management’.  Bill obtained his Associate of Applied Science Degree in Horticulture from Western Piedmont Community College in Morganton NC and his Bachelor of Science in Business Administration and Law from Western Carolina University.  He has also obtained the following North Carolina Certificates – Certified Plantsman, Certified Pesticide Applicator, and Certified Turfgrass Professional.  He obtained his Certified Landscape Technician through The National Association of Landscape Professionals.   Bill is an active member of the Professional Grounds Management Society, Buncombe County Cooperative Extension Board of Advisors, and the children’s ministry at his church.

 

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Date:
May 26
Time:
10:30 am - 11:30 am
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Cost:
Free
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Venue

Henderson County Historic Courthouse
1 Historic Courthouse Square
Hendersonville, NC 28792 United States
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