Chris Hewson l Director l Stowe Landscape Design


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Chris Hewson
Stowe Landscape Design
BNI Carton in the BNI Melbourne Region

Tell us about your business:

Stowe is an innovative landscape design company that combines the holistic elements of nature to create dramatic and graceful outdoor spaces.
Stowe landscape design specializes in high-end residential projects, ranging in scale and program from small residential, through courtyard and rooftop gardens, to coastal and beachside escapes.
Stowe offers a variety of landscape design services ranging from consultation, design, construction and garden maintenance. Our demonstrated project management skills ensure the successful completion of your project, managing the entire process from garden design through to maintenance of your completed garden.

What are your top 3 networking tips?

  • Do as much networking as you can!!
  • Be nice: look to what you can offer other people rather than looking to what you can get out of the meeting.
  • Be persistent: networking and establishing relationships takes time!

What can’t you live without?

Good advice

Which Business Book Would Your Recommend & Why?

The E-Myth Revisited by Michael E. Gerber.  Fantastic information and directly relates to small business owners

How Did Your Find Out About BNI & Why Did You Join?

Through a friend that informed me of what it is and how it operates. Joined after attending a few meetings and seeing the positive attitudes and potential networking opportunities that presented themselves.

How Long Have You Been a Member For?

4 Months

What value & benefit have you or your business gained by being a BNI Member?

I have received various referrals but more importantly have received invaluable business advice from like minded affiliates and colleagues.

What Do You Wish Someone Had Told Your When You First Joined BNI? 

Nothing really – has met and exceeded my expectations

Do You Have a BNI Story to share?

A wonderful colleague at my BNI Carlton chapter that has on a few occasions driven me to see potential clients – that’s true friendship gained from being a part of BNI!

Your Dream Referral Is…

A property developer wanting a landscape design team to design and construct their entire property development.

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