Big Shane’s Landscaping and Lawn Care

The Pitch

Big Shane’s Landscaping and Lawn Care’s mission is to design, build, and maintain beautiful, functional landscapes that turn dreams into reality. Big Shane’s Lawncare is a professional lawn and landscape maintenance company that has been servicing and manicuring lawns in the greater New Orleans area for over 10 years.

Trevor Monnie and Racquel Hayes McKay

Trevor Monnie and Racquel Hayes McKay

The Entrepreneur

Trevor Monnie is an emerging landscape professional, who has been trained by master gardeners with over 40 years in the industry. He studied horticulture and landscape design at Delgado Community College. Trevor is a graduate of LaunchNOLA Green, where he specialized in green infrastructure and stormwater management.

Racquel Hayes McKay is the Business Manager for Big Shane’s Lawn Care. Her professional mission is to support small businesses with efficient and streamlined back-office support. For the last 20 years, Racquel has specialized in developing office solutions for bookkeeping, document collection, customer service, recruitment, employee onboarding, composing business proposals, and strategic planning. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her family, and caring for young children during non-traditional hours in family child care.


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