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The Flower Show

Sam Lemheney

Chief of Shows and Events

Sam Lemheney is the Chief of Shows and Events at PHS and directs the strategy, planning, and execution of all events including the annual Philadelphia Flower Show where over 250,000 visitors from all over the world experience the work completed by him, his team, and PHS every year. Sam is is a judge for flower shows in Singapore, Japan, and South Korea, and has judged the floats the Tournament of Roses Parade in Pasadena, Calif. He is also an active member of the International and Events Association. Sam received his B.S. in Plant Science from the University of Delaware and has had a lifelong passion for horticulture. He began his career at the Walt Disney Company as in the Land Horticulture Science Program and eventually rose to the position of Area Manager of the Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival.