Nathanael Scales is a young, eager and savvy businessman. Although he started Garden Doctors at the age of 21, he has garnered the respect of the greater New Orleans small business community. Nathanael and his company Garden Doctors have the reputation of providing excellent and professional landscaping services always striving to surpass the client’s expectations. He started out with only himself and a few part time workers to now employing over 5 Full Time employees and 10 Part time employees.
Founded in 2005 and headquartered in New Orleans, Louisiana, Garden Doctors is a LA licensed horticultural and irrigation contracting firm. Garden Doctors has grown from a small, one-office company to a diverse, multi-discipline service specialist with operational experience in multiple locations.
Garden Doctors’ total revenues from the past 9 years has made us one of the most successful, minority-owned businesses in the State of Louisiana. Their steady growth is certainly an indication of Garden Doctors’ commitment to customer service and success.
Nathanael K. Scales. has an unwavering commitment to the principles of Industry Best Practices has fueled the company’s steady and consistent growth. Nathanael remains intently focused on the importance of “one successful contract at a time.” The diversity of skills and documented history of success in responding quickly and effectively to customer needs has made Nathanael and Garden Doctors a model for other small to mid-size firms in the Grounds Maintenance, Landscape Architecture and Design Build industries.
In spite of his success, he has remained humbled by his blessings and continues to believe in giving back to the community. Involved in various avenues of community outreach, Mr. Scales lends himself to community and church efforts. He has a passion for entrepreneurship and frequently finds time to share with other budding entrepreneurs. He encourages them to follow their dream but also to prepare themselves for their entrepreneurial journey.
His passion for his business and being an exemplary employer and his commitment to the greater community make Nathanael Scales an excellent candidate for this award.
Garden Doctors now has 13 Full time and 2 Part time employees.