Ben has been in the horticulture industry for over 20 years, he completed his horticulture apprenticeship at "The Garden Complex" in Numurkah Road, Shepparton. When The Garden Complex closed down in late 2002 Ben saw an opportunity to open his own landscaping business. In September 2002 Ben commenced trading as Michel’s Landscaping & Garden Design and built a reputation for outstanding quality. In May 2014 with the purchase of "Gardens On Archer" Ben has returned to his roots in a Nursery and Landscaping. He aims to ensure clients and customers continue to receive a great experience in all the businesses he is involved in.