Lawson Thalmann represents the 4th generation of Thalmanns at Chalet, Chicago's premier garden center. He helps keep the retail and landscape design business on the cutting edge through digital transformation. Lawson launched Chalet's ecommerce business in 2017, and sales have more than doubled each year since. He is passionate about using technology to improve business and day-to-day life, but seeks to balance this with a connection to nature and wellbeing for himself and others. He is experienced in meditation and leads sessions for customers and staff as part of Chalet's Learning Center offerings. Lawson will earn his MBA from Northwestern University's Kellogg School of Management this year.