TAG: gie+expo

GIE+EXPO early bird registration shatters records

September 12, 2018By

Early bird registration week for the 2018 GIE+EXPO broke records for being the biggest ever with more than 3,000 attendees registered the week of Sept. 3, show officials said. The number puts overall attendee registration 12 percent ahead of last year at this time. More than 24,000 participants are projected to be in Louisville, Ky., Oct. 17-19 for the annual... read more

Editorial Advisory Board: September 2018

September 10, 2018By

What’s the No. 1 reason a lawn care or landscape pro should consider attending GIE+EXPO? Landscape Professionals Richard Bare Arbor-Nomics Turf Norcross, Ga. “A pro should attend because the GIE is perfect for learning new techniques, networking, getting new ideas, seeing products and, in general, showing why you are a pro because you are constantly seeking out improvements for your... read more

It’s all there: 2018 GIE+EXPO preview

September 10, 2018By
GIE+EXPO show view (Photo: GIE+EXPO)

“I’ll see you in Louisville,” has become a common refrain for many landscape professionals and those who sell to and support them. What’s the attraction to this northern Kentucky town, otherwise known for the Derby and the Bourbon Trail? GIE+EXPO—the industry’s only national trade show, which has been growing at a clip for the last decade. The show has established... read more

NHLA to host seminar for dealers, contractors at GIE+EXPO

August 13, 2018By

The National Hispanic Landscape Alliance (NHLA) will host a seminar program during this year’s GIE+EXPO, with sessions for dealers and contractors. With sessions in English and Spanish, the program is designed for dealers seeking to increase sales to area Hispanic contractors; Hispanic contractors looking for greater success; and non-Hispanics wishing to better engage Hispanic employees, according to NHLA. New this... read more

GIE+EXPO workshops, hardscape demos schedule unveiled for 2018 event

June 5, 2018By

New for the 2018 GIE+EXPO—set for Oct. 17-19 at the Kentucky Exposition Center in Louisville, Ky.—contractors are invited to attend an opening keynote by explorer Dr. Robert Ballard on Wednesday at 1:30 p.m. Immediately following the keynote at 3:00 p.m., the show floor will open to the entire industry. The GIE+EXPO workshops, set for Thursday and Friday, will cover a... read more

Registration opens for GIE+EXPO 2018, keynote speaker unveiled

April 24, 2018By

Registration is now open for GIE+EXPO 2018, set for Oct. 17-19 at the Kentucky Exposition Center in Louisville, Ky. “This year’s show is a must-attend event for industry members who are looking to move their businesses to the next level,” said Kris Kiser, president and CEO of the Outdoor Power Equipment Institute. “With the addition of trade show hours for... read more