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Domoney to give keynote at Expo

June 21, 2012  By Canadian Garden Centre & Nursery

June 21, 2012, Toronto — A strategy to differentiate your store and build sales is the topic set to open Landscape Ontario’s Expo 2012, Canada’s fall buying show for the green and floral industries.

Join David Domoney, noted U.K. gardening guru, as he highlights innovative ways retailers can draw customers through personality and identity. His high-energy presentation, Diamonds in the Rough, includes stunning visuals showing real-life transformations of garden centres that became compelling destinations.

With more than three decades in the gardening industry, Domoney’s experience includes heading a buying team for over 300 gardening super stores, scouring the world for plants and products. His current TV show pulls over three million viewers. He combines sound business acumen with a polished show business touch.


He has lectured to gardening audiences, both amateur and professional, at venues around the world, including Moscow, Berlin, Brussels, Vienna, Hong Kong and Las Vegas. In the U.K., he writes for House Beautiful magazine, U.K. Landscape Today and Garden News, and his garden expertise has appeared in the Times, Daily Mail, Sunday Mirror and the Telegraph.

Domoney’s keynote will be hosted by Landscape Ontario’s Garden Centre Sector Group, and sponsored by Landscape Trades magazine. The keynote will take place on Oct. 17 at 7:30 a.m. at the Toronto Congress Centre’s North Building.

Tickets for the morning event include breakfast, Domoney’s lecture, and the Landscape Ontario Garden Centre and Grower Awards of Excellence presentation and a show badge for admission to the Expo.

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