Alumni Entrepreneurs

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Alumni Entrepreneurs

James A. Jones, BA, 1987

Business/Organization/Inventions

Pukalani Plant Co., Inc

Type of Business

Horticulture

Date of Operation

1992–present

Contact Information

P.O. Box 880123
Pukalani, HI 96788

Email James

www.pukalaniplantco.com

(808) 572-8950

Description of Business, Organization, Invention

PPC is a wholesale plant nursery that specializes in supplying Home Depots, Lowes, Wal-Mart, Ace Stores etc… We also supply the resort hotels and landscape contractors on the Island of Maui. Presently PPC employs 11 full-time staff. Special offers for Greeners (if appropriate): Sure, I think there may be only a couple of Maui. One is my friends wife and the other my friends son.

Evergreen helped prepare me for my professional life in the following way

Evergreen helped me become a better listener. It made me understand the importance of listening first, gaining an understanding of all views of a problem or opportunity. There are many skills that I have developed as a result of my time spend at Evergreen.