John Crider is a Managing Partner of Crider and Associates LLC. and was a founding partner of both TimberLine Outdoors, Inc. and Fine Lines, Inc. and was a managing partner of those until selling his portion to others.
John has been in the landscaping industry since high school, mowing lawns in the summer with his brother. This is the 3rd business that John has been involved with since he and his brothers humble beginnings pushing mowers around neighborhoods. John also helps new people enter the landscaping business by offering consulting services to small businesses.
John enjoyed spending many of his younger years working with his grandfather and grandmother tending to their gardens. In the summer times he would tend to the gardens and would mow neighbors lawns to make extra money.
John is married to Tiffani Kay Crider, she is a school teacher at Berean Academy in Hixson and an adjunct professor at the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. They were wed March, 2012. John and Tiffani are members of Berean Baptist Church in Hixson, TN where the assist with the Youth group.
John is a graduate of the University of Tennessee Chattanooga where he received a Bachelors degree in Marketing and Entrepreneurship and also received an Associates Degree from Chattanooga State in Business Administration. John is a member of Hixson Toastmasters Club. John received his Eagle Scout award from the Boy Scouts of America as a teen.
His hobbies include being outdoors; Hunting, Fishing, Camping and being outside, and when possible working on his restoration projects. John maintains a personal blog, as well as profiles on facebook, Google+, LinkedIn, and twitter.