40 Under 40, Class of 2014

John Mencheski


Floral Plant Growers, Denmark, Wis.

Job Title

Corporate Supply Chain Manager/Lean Leader


As a member of the company’s leadership team, takes an active role in helping move the entire FPG team toward a culture where employees are empowered to make improvements to their daily tasks. Helped improve communication between departments to help FPG quickly respond to changing weather and customer demand and drive sales while reducing shrink.


Make Him Laugh: One thing John can’t live without is laughter. “It is the one thing that can always bring you back to a happy state of mind. It truly is the greatest gift we were all given in my opinion.”

Fun Facts

Favorite Reads: If You Think You Can!: Thirteen Laws that Govern the Performance of High Achievers by T.J. Hoisington and The True Role of a Leader: Being Everyone’s Servant by Paul J. Meyer

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GPN recognizes 40 industry professionals under the age of 40 who are helping to determine the future of the horticulture industry. These individuals are today’s movers and shakers who are already setting the pace for tomorrow.
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