Kim Hartmann ICN Pro, MG, honored as “The ICN Pro of the Year”

Kim Hartmann ICN Pro, MG, was honored as “The ICN Pro of the Year” at the Illinois Green Industry Annual Dinner held at Abbington Distinctive Banquets in Glen Ellyn, Illinois.
Hartmann was recognized by her peers in the horticulture industry for her leadership role and tireless efforts in further educating those in the industry as well as local students and the community. “Her work is impacting the youth of our community, expanding their plant knowledge through classes and field trips here at Countryside” states Richard Harms, Owner/Partner of Countryside Flower Shop & Nursery in Crystal Lake.
Hartmann has annually conducted countless programs for local garden clubs, McHenry County College Gardenfest, and new this year, Gardener’s Pathway at Kishwaukee College. In March and April alone, Kim shares her knowledge and passion for plants with hundreds of people! Throughout the year, she is eager to help home owners and municipalities achieve a desired look through her landscape designs.
Since 2006 Kim Hartmann has been a loyal employee of Countryside Flower Shop and Nursery, in Crystal Lake. “We support her continued efforts in educating the community and influencing those in the horticulture industry.” James Riedl, Owner/Partner Countryside Flower Shop and Nursery