Founded in 1971 by John Hagood, Foliage Design Systems is a nationally franchised interior landscaping company offering professional live plant services and products across the United States. We evaluate your lighting and decor, create a design for your approval, install plants and containers, and maintain your plants. We also offer Holiday decor. Click for a complete description of our products and services .
Our offices are individually owned and operated by entrepreneurs who have a genuine interest in providing great customer service.
Meet Our Team
David Liu– President of the Central Florida office. David has been in the industry for over 39 years in executive management positions. He is actively involved in the National Horticulture Foundation and is a leading expert and lecturer on most any topic relating to the interiorscape industry. In 2012 David was inducted into the Interior Plantscape Hall of Fame by the Plantscape Industry Alliance (PIA). Click to view video
Michael Lewis – Executive Vice President and Sales Manager. Mike has owned and operated numerous interior landscape companies during his 39 years in the industry and is actively involved in business development for the company. He is also a past President of Green Plants for Green Buildings, a non-profit interiorscape industry advocacy organization.
Lisa Liu– Vice President and Project Specialist. Lisa heads up our holiday decorating team, specializing in the selection and assembly of our highly admired Christmas props and themes. Lisa has been with Foliage Design Systems for 32 years, making her the longest term FDS employee after John Hagood, our founder.
Ann Wiley– Chief Financial Officer. Ann joined FDS in 2001 with over 29 years of experience in accounting and finance. She is responsible for all aspects of FDS’s finances, including billing, payables and financial reporting.
Janice Wheeler– Operations Manager. Janice handles purchasing for the company as well as coordinating installations and other related activities. In her 30 years in the business she has worked in every aspect of the business, from service technician to salesperson, and now helps keep our business running smoothly.
Margaret King– Service Manager. With over 24 years of interior experience, Margaret has handled every aspect of the business. She currently oversees 16 horticultural technicians, managing all service routes and client relations.
Ellen Bolton – Office Manager. Ellen has been with FDS since 2006. In addition to her office administrative duties, she is responsible for human resources, information technology and website administration.