Metrolina Greenhouses, Huntersville, N.C.
Director of Marketing
Responsible for company''s marketing efforts that combine a keen eye for style and fits within traditional greenhouse parameters; Spearheaded company''s efforts in collecting consumer data to provide insight into new product offerings.
All-time favorite book: To Kill a Mockingbird. Flexibility is key: By the end of 2013, Mariah will be certified to teach yoga.
Finger-licking good plants?: Mariah''s grandmother worked for the Bunton Seed Co. and sold seeds and rose bushes to Colonel Sanders, the founder of Kentucky Fried Chicken.