Harold Deenen is just as comfortable below the water’s surface as he is above it.
As a sailor, private pilot and scuba instructor, Harold lives his belief that “balance of life is an essential ingredient to happiness and success”.
Passionate about horticulture and the impact “green” has on our future, Harold is a tireless volunteer, devoted to inspiring and instilling a healthy respect for the environment.
His lifetime of service excellence has its roots in a hard-working family business founded more than 60 years ago by his father. Today, as President & CEO of that same business, Harold is an industry leader whose professional credentials include Certified Landscape Professional, Landscape Architect, Landscape Technologist and Horticulturist/Landscaper/Greenskeeper. With the support of his wife Linda and their two children, Harold is dedicated to create a greener, healthier world for his grandchildren.
Harold currently serves in the following capacities:
– Chair, Human Resources, The Canadian Nursery Landscape Association
– Treasurer, The Canadian Agricultural Human Resource Council
– Treasurer, Green Cities Foundation
Green Cities Foundation thanks Harold for his financial stewardship and sharing his business acumen.