My Garden Series: Eli Hymer

Meet Eli

Eli has been a part of the casual furniture business for over 30 years and has been essential in growing the Exterior Furnishings Gallery here at Gasper. From opening new stores for several retailers nationally to merchandising, staffing, designing and marketing, Eli had managed all phases of casual furniture in the retail market.

Eli joined Gasper Home & Garden in 2018. Before that, he was Vice President of Hill Company in Chestnut Hill, PA. Both Hill Company, in 2015, and most recently Gasper Home & Garden Showplace, in 2020, won the prestigious Apollo Award, recognizing excellence in the casual furniture business, along with the title “Best Casual Furniture Store in the Country.” Eli is a member of the International Casual Furniture Retailers Association and serves on several manufacturers’ dealer advisory committees. He is also a member of the International Casual Furniture Retailers Association’s Retail Council.

Our associates are passionate about gardening. This series showcases their personal gardens and gives insight into the things that inspires them to garden