Paul Richards, owner of JBYRD, has a diverse and extensive background in the green industry. He comes to the market with not only a horticulture and landscape design degree from the University of Maryland, but also the experience of growing his own successful design/build landscape business for 15 years. This expertise gives him the added knowledge and insight into the challenges landscape contractors, architects, and designers face today.

Since 2006, he has additionally made his mark in the industry through his superior customer service in nursery consulting – helping his customers by specifying and supplying plant material and hardgoods to fit their specific needs and contractual budgets.