A flower shop walked into a bar and the rest is history.
Meet the team!
Name: Suzanna Cameron
Hometown: Asheboro, North Carolina
Favorite Flower: Pincushion Protea
Why do you work at Stems Brooklyn?: I started Stems Brooklyn in 2013 all by my lonesome, to have a team of likeminded individuals who help me on my journey is awe inspiring! I could never have imagined Stems would become what it has! I want to have the best flower business in Brooklyn!
What you do in your parallel universe: I am a mom, a free spirit, a risk taker, a scuba diver, a mountain climber, all the things! Being a mom to my son Ace!
Favorite Quote (or passage):
“And a, and a wise man told me, man, like
Life is like a table
Full of like glasses of water
And your job is to keep ’em all full
You know what I’m sayin’
So everyone’s happy
At the same time, you gotta keep your pitcher full of water
So you could fill everybody else up”
Hometown: Miami, FL
Favorite Flower: Aztec Sunset Zinnia
Why do you enjoy working at Stems Brooklyn?: We get to do what we love and share that with our community, there isn’t anything better.
What you do in your parallel universe: In a parallel universe I live on a rocky coast in Maine and write romantic novels.
Favorite saying, quote and or sustainability tip: “I went looking for my ideals outside of myself and discovered it’s not what the world holds for you but what you bring to it.” – Anne Shirley
Name: Gerard Volel
Hometown: Menlo Park Terrace, New Jersey
Favorite Flower: California Poppy
Why do you enjoy working at Stems Brooklyn?: The eco conscious, rockstar florists I work with!
What you do in your parallel universe: Garden design and landscaping
Favorite saying, quote and or sustainability tip: Save the bees
Name: Andraya Mendez
Hometown: Navarre, Fl
Favorite Flower: Spirea
Why do you enjoy working at Stems Brooklyn?: I love being surrounded by magical flowers all day and by people that love them just as much as I do!
What you do in your parallel universe: In my parallel universe I live on a flower farm in France, I bake a lot and I spend lots of time with my ten dogs.
Favorite saying, quote and or sustainability tip: “Nothing is worth more than laughter. It is strength to laugh and to abandon oneself, to be light. Tragedy is the most ridiculous thing.” – Frida Kahlo