TAG: Outdoor Power Equipment Institute

Unveiling GIE+EXPO’s next big thing

September 18, 2019By
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The next big idea can get sparked at GIE+EXPO — something landscapers and exhibitors bank on every October in Louisville. read more

Companies in the News: Updates from Scag Power Equipment, Tidewater Equipment and OPEI

September 11, 2019By

Scag Power Equipment, a division of Metalcraft of Mayville, had its Windstorm stand-on blower nominated for the 2019 Coolest Thing Made in Wisconsin Contest. The annual competition, presented by Wisconsin Manufacturers & Commerce and Johnson Financial Group, aims to highlight the state’s manufacturing industry. “We couldn’t be more thrilled to have our newest product featured in this year’s contest,” said... read more

LM Gallery: July 2019

July 23, 2019By
Bill Roddy, Bob Byrne and Craig MacGregor (Photo: Seth Jones)

A couple of snapshots that depict where the LM team has traveled over the past couple of months, including the OPEI annual meeting, SIMA and more. The great outdoors At the Outdoor Power Equipment Institute (OPEI) annual meeting in June, LM Group Publisher Bill Roddy, Bob Byrne, Sheffield Financial, and LM Associate Publisher Craig MacGregor enjoyed a beautiful day at... read more

OPEI’s TurfMutt program awards $10,750 in prizes to students, teachers and schools

June 26, 2019By

OPEI's Research and Education Foundation and Scholastic announced the winners of TurfMutt’s national “The (Really) Great Outdoors” contest. read more

5 reasons to land in Louisville this October

June 26, 2019By
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The president of the Outdoor Power Equipment Institute shares why all industry pros should go to GIE+EXPO in Louisville this fall read more

People on the Move: SiteOne elects new director to its board; OPEI appoints members to its board of directors; Davey appoints new operations vp; and more from WorkWave and Munro

March 27, 2019By

SiteOne Landscape Supply’s board of directors has nominated Larisa J. Drake to be elected as a director at the company’s annual meeting of stockholders on May 15. “We are excited to announce the nomination of Larisa Drake to our board,” said Doug Black, chairman and CEO of SiteOne Landscape Supply. “Her wealth of experience in data analytics and the strategic... read more