Jimmy Owens is the Vice President of Business Development at PHS, where he leads corporate fundraising efforts, cultivates donor relationships for PHS, and ensures alignment of corporate sponsors with the PHS brand for a mutually beneficial relationship. He leads the team that drives the sponsorship strategy for City Harvest, PHS Pop Up Gardens, Tree Tenders, Neighborhood Gardens Trust, and, of course, the Philadelphia Flower Show. Jimmy received his B.F.A. from Emerson College. Prior to arriving at PHS, Jimmy spent many years leading the corporate giving team at New York Restoration Project. He currently serves on the Board of Directors at the Riverbend Environmental Education Center and is Chair of the Development Committee.