Session Title: Efficiencies with Plant Choice and Design with Seasonal Color
Monday, July 12 • 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Description: This session will cover a step-by-step guide to implementing a seasonal color program at your company, the basics to foolproof seasonal color and annual flower installations, and information on how to bid, manage, order and execute amazing seasonal color to set yourself apart from your competition.
Level: Fundamental Type: Trends
Session Title: Best Practices in Contract Management
Sunday, July 11 • 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description: Session details coming soon!
Level: Progressive Type: Business Operations
Session Title: Labor Efficiency Through Innovations
Sunday, July 11 • 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description: For contractors, labor costs remain the biggest expense and one of the most difficult areas to find increased efficiency. In this panel discussion, hear directly from leadership at prominent companies on how they are using innovation initiatives to maximize productivity and increase profitability when it comes to people. From apps to engagement to implementing change, this session will equip you to help your crews run like never before. Be sure to bring your most difficult questions about labor efficiency for our Q&A!
Level: Intermediate Type: Business Operations
Neal Glatt, Managing Partner at GrowTheBench .... Moderator
Greg Davis, Director of Strategic Initiatives at Environmental Management Inc .... Panelist
Carrie Hancock, Seasonal Color Manager at Landscape Concepts Management .... Panelist
Bruce Hellerick, Director of Technical Services at Brightview Landscape Services .... Panelist
Leslie Herndon, President at Greenscape, Inc .... Panelist
Session Title: Women in Horticulture – A Powerful, Inspiring Networking Experience
Monday, July 12 • 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Description: This year is Women in Horticulture at Cultivate – an educational networking event for women in the green industry. Leslie Halleck, of Halleck Horticultural, LLC will kick off the event with a short, high-energy inspirational talk to guide you in bringing your own personal strengths and inner superpowers to the surface. After opening remarks, Halleck will facilitate a panel discussion with the following accomplished women in the green industry:
- Lisa Minter-Buston is the Manager of Garden Retail at Minter Country Garden of Chilliwack, British Columbia
- Terri McEnaney is the CEO/Owner of Bailey Nurseries Inc. of St. Paul, MN
- Leslie Herdon is Vice President of Operations for Greenscape Inc/Franklin Hill Farm Nursery of Holly Springs, NC
Join us to hear the lessons these women have learned as they have navigated their green industry career path.
A portion of all tickets purchased will go to support an HRI horticulture scholarship.
Seats are limited. Separate registration required. The Women in Horticulture Networking Experience can be added on to your registration when you sign up for Cultivate'21. If you have already registered for Cultivate'21, you can add on the Women in Horticulture Networking Experience by calling Maritz at (219) 354-6440.
Level: All Audiences