Rising star wins Pro Landscaper 30 under 30 initiative
Sophie Childs, Ground Control Relationship Manager, is a winner of the Pro Landscaper 30 under 30: The Next Generation 2021, sponsored by Green-tech.
This pioneering group represents the industry’s search for the most impressive young people in landscaping, shining a spotlight on potential industry leaders of the future.
Sophie has worked for Ground Control for over seven years, joining shortly after graduating from university with a degree in Environmental Science, to pursue her interests in working for a company that cares for the environment.
Having shown great potential as a key account manager, successfully building customer relationships, as well as gaining CMI qualifications, Sophie now works as Relationship Manager at Ground Control, a role which she helped to create, scope, and push forward.
Through, listening to and nurturing client relationships, Sophie helps to retain clients’ portfolios and has created new, joint working systems for multiple, similar clients, providing an overall better service and contributing to continuous, improved customer satisfaction rates.
Sophie now mentors one of the Key Account Managers, helping to shape the growth for the next generation of Relationship Managers at Ground Control.
Speaking of her accomplishments and plans for the future, Sophie commented:
The Pro Landscaper 30 under 30: The Next Generation Initiative has been running since 2015 and has seen 180 winners of this prestigious award. It has helped propel them into the landscaping limelight, with most of the winners going on to bigger and better things since collecting their award.
Richard Kay, Chairman of Green-tech commented:
Sophie has provided outstanding customer service, being the champion for both her client’s and her company is something that she loves doing, even with it’s challenges. By innovatively thinking, collaborating and finding creative solutions to her client’s queries, issues and often complex needs it what she believes she does best.