Scott Hasty has been a retail florist in a small southeast Texas town of Orange (pop. 18,000) for over 40 years. His shop, JSCOTTS AFLORIST, has evolved over the years to become the provider of Trend in Flowers, offering cutting edge floristry to his faithful customers. Scott has proven that IT IS possible to be the florist who cater to preferred customers, selling upscale trendy designs in a small town.
Scott began his retail career with a small plant shop in 1977, Scott’s Planter, which evolved into a full-service flower shop, JSCOTTS in 1994. He has been active with Teleflora Unit having served as a board member, president, vice-president and treasurer since the late 90’s.
He is an active member of Allied Florists of Houston, Texas State Florists Association and Orange Chamber of Commerce. He was inducted into American Institute of Floral Designers in 2006. In 2003, he won the Houston Cup and Texas Cup Design Competitions. He has served on the judging panel for Houston Cup (Allied Florists of Houston).
He has presented as a featured designer for Texas State Florists Association.
He was a featured designer at AIFD National Symposium in 2011 (San Francisco) as part of ‘New Generation’ program.
Scott believes in education. He has travelled extensively all over US, Canada and Europe to seek education to stay current on new styles and techniques to add to his design offering at his store.
He is able to offer international styling and big city looks to his everyday customers in his hometown of Orange. And his customers are grateful that he brings the world to them!!
Scott will be an instructor at both Designing for Excellence locations.