Garden & Floral Expo adds speaker breakfasts
July 16, 2009 – Marking its 10th successful year, Landscape Ontario has added two new breakfast programs to this year’s Garden & Floral Expo: the Landscape Designers’ Breakfast and Interiorscape Breakfast.
Marking its 10th successful year, Landscape Ontario has added two new breakfast programs to this year’s Garden & Floral Expo: the Landscape Designers’ Breakfast and Interiorscape Breakfast. Both events include exciting speakers, great networking opportunities and admission to the trade show. The Landscape Designers’ Breakfast takes place October 20th, while the Interiorscape Breakfast takes place October 21st. Both events run from 8 a.m.-10 a.m. at the Toronto Congress Centre. Tickets for the breakfast series start at $25 and include free admission to the trade show.
The Landscape Designers’ breakfast will launch the first official show day on October 20th. Keynote speaker, Ross Campbell will lead breakfast goers on a fascinating and exciting journey to ‘Finding the Dream Client.’ With a track record of attracting and keeping close relationships with dream clients for over thirty years, Ross brings his fresh perspective on how it’s done – one step at a time! Landscape, interior and floral designers, along with event planners and garden centre and nursery retailers should all attend this informative session.
The Interiorscape Breakfast on October 21st will present keynote speaker, Robert van Aerts, vice-president, Westplant Green Facility, Plants First Choice Canada and Green Select of Mississauga, Ont. Robert will enlighten attendees on different approaches to the use of plants in offices in the past, present and in the future through his ‘Peering into the Future-Learning from the European Experience’ address. He brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to Canada from the Netherlands, where he worked in the interior landscape industry for more than 25 years. Interior and exterior plant landscapers, garden centre personnel, indoor plant wholesalers/retailers and interior designers/decorators will not want to miss this event.
Detailed information and on-line registration are available at www.gardenexpo.ca. Members of Landscape Ontario, Canadian Nursery Landscape Association and Flowers Canada receive special discounts.