TAG: Orlando

LM Growth Summit event taking applicants

July 5, 2017By

Applications are currently being accepted for the 2017 LM Growth Summit, an event that pairs leading supplier partners with pre-qualified landscaping and lawn care professionals. The event consists of one-on-one meetings, educational sessions and relaxed professional networking. Held in the first-class Reunion Resort in Orlando, Fla., Nov. 15-17, the event gives landscaping and lawn care professionals the opportunity to work... read more

NALP, Harvest Group launch retention, recruiting educational event

December 6, 2016By

The National Association of Landscape Professionals (NALP) and the Harvest Group are launching The People Academy Live, a two-day workshop, in Orlando, Fla., and Dallas this winter. “We know that finding the right employees—and keeping them—is one of the biggest concerns that landscape and lawn care companies face,” said NALP CEO Sabeena Hickman. “We are committed to helping our members find... read more

IA sets Irrigation Show in Vegas, Orlando for 2016, 2017

March 4, 2015By

The Irrigation Association (IA) confirmed the dates and locations for the 2016 and 2017 Irrigation Show & Education Conferences, with the 2016 show being held in Las Vegas Dec. 5-9 and the 2017 show in Orlando, Fla., Nov. 6-10. Every year, the Irrigation Show includes more than 300 exhibitors for agriculture, landscape and golf irrigation; networking on the show floor... read more

Heron appoints new CEO, Greg Clendenin

September 24, 2014By

Heron Lawn & Pest Control appointed Greg Clendenin CEO of the Central Florida-based company. “Not only is Greg one of the best executives in the history of the industry, but he also understands and embodies the hardcore committed, resilient character and winning culture that Heron represents,” said the company in a written statement. “We truly believe that he has what... read more

Esterline Landscape secures LandOpt contractorship

March 3, 2014By

As a LandOpt contractor, Esterline Landscape obtained exclusive license rights for three territories in Central Florida: Orlando, Tampa and Sarasota. The full-service landscape design and irrigation company is the second multi-location contractor in Florida—GreenEarth Landscape Services has two locations along the panhandle coast. Esterline Co-owners Dan Esterline and Henry Turner have high hopes for Esterline to be a more efficient... read more