About the Author: Jorge Cortez
Having grown up right here in Santa Barbara, Jorge Cortez graduated from Dos Pueblos High School in 2007 and went on to join the United States Marine Corps. After completing a tour in Afghanistan and receiving an honorable discharge, Cortez continued his education at Santa Barbara City College. Today, with over fifteen years of experience in landscape maintenance, he combines his passion for the land with his business acumen as owner of SB Evolution Landscape.That passion comes from having worked with his father and brother who continue to own and operate their own gardening and landscape business. Jorge Cortez founded his company as a tribute to his love of nature and the outdoors, finding true satisfaction from seeing plants thrive and tapping the energy of the natural environment. He is a conservationist at heart, always seeking ways in which to use as few resources as possible and giving back both to the environment and humanity in general whenever possible.Clients who work with Jorge Cortez find him friendly and outgoing, with the approachable kind of personality that opens the lines of communication from the very beginning of a project or installation. He is equally communicative with his employees, as well, helping them understand fully the mission and work to be done at every property they service. Clients of SB Evolution can feel comfortable describing their vision, knowing that Jorge Cortez will be receptive to any and all ideas and can find a way to make them a reality.