Meet the Instant Scenery team. The gardeners that are behind the scenes and responsible for maintaining and designing the best gardens in Worcestershire!
Daniel Powell MCIHort – Owner
Daniel gained his qualification in Garden Design and Management at the well renowned Pershore College of Horticulture in 1997. His lecturer in Garden Design was BBC Gardener Chris Beardshaw and this set him up for a long and successful career in Garden Management and Horticulture.
After leaving Pershore in 2001, Daniel worked in the Horticultural industry and the plant retail sector gaining valuable customer service skills and developing his knowledge within the industry as well as within a wide range of plants.
Dan founded Instant Scenery in the Spring of 2010 having gained valued experience by designing and creating several award-winning gardens at various RHS flower shows including Chelsea, Malvern, BBC Gardeners World and also Hampton Court.
Ben Cahill – Garden Maintenance Operative
Ben joined the Instant Scenery team in February of 2108 after working alongside and has quickly become an important member of the team that is liked by his colleagues and customers alike. Ben has a previous experience of working in a landscaping company and is currently attended Pershore Horticultural College to gain qualifications within Horticulture and to further his plant and maintenance knowledge.
Ben is enthusiastic and passionate about creating landscapes to a high standard and he has quickly developed a great eye for detail. He has extensive building skills as well as in-depth knowledge of hard landscaping making him the perfect addition to the Instant Scenery team.
His friendly and outgoing approach has helped Instant Scenery to build a great reputation with our clients. Ben is well known for bringing many fresh, new ideas as well as developing and implementing them within our clients’ gardens, adding to the exceptional service.
Ben is always committed to every garden and prides himself on working to exceptionally high standards come rain or shine!
Jack Mann – Garden Maintenance Operative
Jack joined our team in 2016 and was the first young person to come through the Instant Scenery Apprenticeship scheme. He has grown and developed within his role with Instant Scenery.
Jack has now completed his Horticultural apprenticeship gaining recognition and awards for his outstanding attitude and approach to the course. He was one of 3 apprentices to win an award out of 2500 students. He has now started his level 3 in Horticulture at Pershore to complete his supervisor qualifications
Jack is motivated, willing to learn and he follows instructions well. He has excelled in his time with us and we have had excellent feedback, both on his high working standards and professional approach. Keep up the good work Jack
Nicola Potter – Office Manager
Nicola Joined the team on a part time basis in spring 2018 but quickly proved her self to be an invaluable team member making her position permanent in the Summer of 2018.
Her outstanding customer service and organisational skills have helped keep customers informed on their projects gaining positive feedback from them.
She is very much the first contact any new customers have with us and keeps the rest of the team informed, organising the work schedule and implemented new procedures. Helping us, as a business, grow and develop further.