November 28, 2017

Monica van Maris Woman of Inflluence Award

The Monica van Maris Green Professionals Woman of Influence Award
presented by Landscape Ontario Horticultural Trades Association
and Toronto Botanical Garden (TBG) bears Monica’s name in recognition
of her pioneering achievements as a Green Professional.

The inaugural award took place in 2017 at the TBG’s spring fundraising event Woman to Woman.
Starting this year, green industry professionals will nominate candidates who, in their opinion, have made
significant contributions and have had an outstanding influential impact on the Green Professions.  

The Monica van Maris Award committee, comprised of representatives from the Toronto Botanical Gardens and Landscape Ontario, will make the final selection and will present the Award to one outstanding candidate at the 2018 Blossom Party, on Tuesday, May 29, 2018 at the Toronto Botanical Garden. As well, the recipient will be recognized at the Landscape Ontario Awards of Excellence held in January 2019.

In order to be eligible for the award, both the nominee and the candidate must be based in Ontario.

Please complete the form and submit it to, along with a headshot of the candidate (high resolution jpeg), no later than March 9, 2018.  Incomplete submissions will be disqualified.