MEDIA INQUIRIES


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POT AND BOX, FOUNDED AND OWNED BY LISA WAUD, IS A DETROIT-BASED, WOMAN-OWNED FLORAL AND PLANT DESIGN STUDIO, LOCATED AT THE HISTORIC FISHER BUILDING, AND MOBILE BY WAY OF "SCOOPS", AN ICE-CREAM-TRUCK-TURNED-FLOWER-TRUCK. 

LISA IS A 2017 GOLDMAN SACHS 10,000 SMALL BUSINESSES PROGRAM GRAD, GARNERED INTERNATIONAL PRESS COVERAGE FOR THE 2015 FLOWER HOUSE PROJECT, AND RECEIVED NATIONAL PRESS COVERAGE FOR HER COMMUNITY ORGANIZING EFFORTS FOR DETROIT FLOWER WEEK.

THE FOUNDATION OF POT + BOX IS BUILT UPON LISA'S COMMITMENT TO THE FOLLOWING:

  • COLLABORATION WITH LOCAL FARMERS AND INDEPENDENT MAKERS

  • SUSTAINABILITY THRU THE SUPPLY CHAIN--SOURCING FLOWERS, PLANTS, AND MATERIALS LOCALLY, REDUCING WASTE IN THE PRODUCTION PROCESS, AND COMPOSTING AND RECYCLING EVERY MATERIAL POSSIBLE

  • AN EMPOWERED STAFF THROUGH OPEN BOOK MANAGEMENT AND LIVING WAGES

  • RESPECTING THE DETROIT THAT PROCEEDED US, AND ACCEPTING THE RESPONSIBILITY TO HELP BUILD A MORE BEAUTIFUL CITY 

MEDIA CONTACT: ELIZABETH@POTANDBOX.COM