TAG: Columbus

CENTS 2016

December 18, 2015By

The Ohio Nursery & Landscape Association (ONLA) powers CENTS, the Midwest’s largest green industry convention. CENTS is a conduit to educate, connect and provide business owners and crew’s mission-critical resources and best practices. ONLA and CENTS provide education, advocacy and networking resources to landscape, nursery, greenhouse, arbor, garden center, turf and pest management professionals to support their success. CENTS 2016... read more

OmniScapes acquires LandOpt license rights

May 20, 2015By

OmniScapes, a Columbus-based landscape contractor, acquired LandOpt license rights for territory on the southwest side of the city. LandOpt said this move will strengthen its presence in the Central Ohio region. A full-service hardscape and landscape design and installation contractor led by owner Jason Craycraft, OmniScapes serves both residential and commercial property owners. As part of LandOpt’s national network of... read more

Project EverGreen rallies partners to restore Columbus Plaza

October 17, 2014By

In celebration of National Public Lands Day, Project EverGreen partnered with Ruppert Nurseries, the Union Station Redevelopment Corp. (USRC) and the National Park Service (NPS) to give Union Station’s Columbus Plaza a complete facelift. The organizations joined forces to replant more than 600 new junipers and ornamental grass plants, laying new grass seed, weeding, mulching, power washing the hardscape and... read more

Snow & Ice Symposium stirs up state of the industry chatter

June 19, 2014By

In spite of 90-degree temperatures, snow removal became a focal point in Columbus, Ohio, this week when the Snow & Ice Management Association’s (SIMA’s) Snow & Ice Symposium came to town. The 17th annual event is being held June 18 to 21 at the Greater Columbus Convention Center. And with, as some call it, “the winter from hell” still haunting the... read more

Snow & Ice Symposium slated for June 18-21 in Columbus, Ohio

March 12, 2014By

The Snow & Ice Symposium, hosted by the Snow & Ice Management Association (SIMA), is scheduled to take place June 18 to 21 at the Greater Columbus Convention Center and Hyatt Regency Columbus in Columbus, Ohio. “The winter of 2013-14 was a challenging one, with extremely cold temperatures and high snow totals across the US and Canada,” said SIMA CEO... read more

Short Course to stay in Columbus, Ohio, through 2018

November 8, 2013By

Short Course, OFA – The Association of Horticulture Professionals’ annual conference and trade show, will remain in Columbus, Ohio, for 2017 and 2018. The show also will be held in Ohio’s capital city for 2014, 2015 and 2016. This announcement comes shortly after the unveiling of AmericanHort, the newly-created trade association that will be producing the event. AmericanHort will take... read more