OCTOBER 17-19, 2018  |  KENTUCKY EXPOSITION CENTER

NHLA Plans Seminar Program at GIE+EXPO 2018

Latino LinkTM Sessions Announced for Dealers and Contractors in English and Spanish

The National Hispanic Landscape Alliance (NHLA) has planned a seminar program during GIE+EXPO with sessions for both dealers and contractors. GIE+EXPO, scheduled for October 17-19 at the Kentucky Exposition Center in Louisville, draws more than 18,000 participants to see the latest innovations and attend first-rate education programs.

With sessions in English and Spanish, the program has been designed to benefit to a wide range of attendees, including:


• Dealers seeking to increase sales to area Hispanics
• Hispanic contractors eager to achieve greater success
• Non-Hispanics wishing to better engage Hispanic employees

New this year, Wendel Hall, a leading H-2B attorney, will present a brief update on the H-2B seasonal guest worker program during the Thursday morning session for contractors.

Wednesday, October 17
9:00 - 10:00 am
Dealer Breakfast: Keys to Becoming the Preferred Dealer in for Local Hispanics
$25, includes breakfast. Pre-registration is required.

Join National Hispanic Landscape Alliance leaders for a brief presentation on the secrets to winning and retaining business from local Hispanic landscape contractors. Then engage in round table conversations and obtain best practice strategies for tackling your greatest challenges.

Thursday, October 18
11:30 am - 1:00 pm
NHLA Lunch & Learn
$30 per person, includes lunch; space is limited. Pre-registration is required.

Avoid the lunch lines and take advantage of the opportunity to network with other show attendees over lunch at tables featuring discussion topics facilitated by NHLA leaders. Each table will have a different theme in either English or Spanish. Special guest appearance: Wendel Hall, a leading H-2B attorney, will open this session with a brief update on the H-2B seasonal guest worker program.

Friday, October 19
7:30 am - 9:00 am
NHLA Breakfast & Learn
$30 per person, includes breakfast; space is limited. Pre-registration is required.

Avoid the long traffic lines at the expo center! Arrive early and take advantage of the opportunity to network with other show attendees over breakfast at tables featuring discussion topics facilitated by NHLA leaders. Each table will have a different theme in either English or Spanish.

About the NHLA
The National Hispanic Landscape Alliance is an association that facilitates and promotes the advancement of Hispanics as landscape industry professionals and leaders and provides the nation's half million Hispanic-American landscaping professionals a voice in the national dialogue on environmentally responsible landscape practices, and a means through which to advocate on behalf of their businesses, the livelihood of their employees, and the quality of life in their communities. For more information and membership registration: www.masverde.us, facebook.com/NHLAVerde/, https://twitter.com/nhlaverde

For more Information
GIE+EXPO's 2018 dates are Wednesday, Oct. 17-19. The annual event is sponsored by the Outdoor Power Equipment Institute, Inc. (OPEI), Professional Grounds Management Society (PGMS) and National Association of Landscape Professionals (NALP).

For information: www.gie-expo.com. Other contact points: Facebook, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., Twitter @GIE_EXPO and 800-558-8767/812-949-9200.

Latino Link™ Sessions Announced for Dealers and Contractors in English and Spanish 

GIE+EXPO is Sponsored By:

  • National Association of Landscape Professionals
  • Outdoor Power Equipment Institute
  • Professional Grounds Management Society
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GIE+EXPO 2018 Begins in…

Future Show Dates

GIE+EXPO 2019 – October 16-18, 2019
GIE+EXPO 2020 – October 21-23, 2020
GIE+EXPO 2021 – October 20-22, 2021

About GIE+EXPO

Two tradeshows – GIE+EXPO and Hardscape North America – co-located in one central location, provide your No. 1 opportunity to see what the industry is buzzing about.

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For general information about GIE+EXPO, including registration, please contact us at:
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  (800) 558-8767 or (812) 949-9200
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  PO Box 139 | New Albany, IN 47151