Todd Downing

Todd Downing

Managing Partner and Co-Founder, BEST Human Capital and Advisory Group

Todd Downing has enjoyed three decades of specialty horticulture experience, the last 15 years as a talent acquisition and human resources consultant. During this time, he has enjoyed partnering with client companies in evaluating, developing, and executing strategic hiring plans; behavioral-based assessment; benchmarking; building and reorganizing corporate teams; on-boarding; evaluating and negotiating compensation standards; succession planning; and retention. His industry experiences include ornamental and nursery, controlled agriculture, hydroponics, hemp and cannabis, and lawn and garden.

Todd is a member of AmericanHort, has participated as a speaker and published human resource articles for trade magazines. He graduated from Bowling Green State University, with a Bachelor’s Degree in Business.