Jason McGarry was appointed the Managing Director of Eureka Landscapes in April of 2011. His business skills and personal achievements are recognised and sort after within the landscaping construction industry. This has been acknowledged through his induction into the Landscape QLD Hall of Fame, he also received AILA Queensland’s Award for his committed partnership with the Landscape Architects Association. Jason has also been the President of the Landscape Qld Association and also a Board Member of Landscape Australia.
Jason graduated from UCQ with a Bachelor of Business and began with Eureka Landscapes as their accountant in 1991. Within 10 years he had become an owner, driving the business to its current status as an Industry Leader. Eureka Landscapes holds over 100 Construction Excellence awards, with a workforce of over 200 skilled, dedicated and loyal employees. His entrepreneurial talents have not just aided in the success of Eureka Landscapes but have over seen the development of three connecting businesses [Evolve Environmental Solutions, Soak It and the soon to be launched Tubestock Nursery Australia].
Jason is a hands-on owner. He believes the driving force behind a successful business is the personal relationships built with the staff, clients and contractors. He practices this philosophy through project managing some of the company’s larger jobs and estimating upcoming/potential projects.
Being aware of his employee’s needs, Jason encourages his staff to challenge old methods with new developments. Innovations in the technological environment should not be disregarded but explored to optimize both the staff productivity and business success but this cannot be at the detriment of the environment.
Bachelor of Business UCQ
Graduate Diploma in Advanced Accountant QUT
Advanced Diploma in Horticulture
Master Landscape Professional