Attendees at GIE+EXPO (Green Industry & Equipment Expo) will have the opportunity to attend two free Spanish-language seminars from the National Hispanic Landscape Alliance (NHLA). GIE+EXPO, set for October 22-24 at the Kentucky Exposition Center in Louisville, draws 18,000 participants to see the latest innovations and attend first-rate education programs.There is a large and growing number of Hispanics that work in the landscape industry, and the NHLA’s seminars provide them the opportunity to benefit from the learning opportunities available at the tradeshow. 


 


Spanish-Language Seminars from the National Hispanic Landscape Alliance


Free with your registration for GIE+EXPO.


 


Thursday, October 23, 2014


 


1:30 – 2:45 p.m.


Becoming a Leader in the Green Industry


Industry leaders will share the keys to their own success in the green industry. They will provide valuable tips and recommendations for taking the next step in your career. 


 


Moderator:  


Pam Berrios, ALS Services, Alexandria, VA


 


Panelists:   


Juan Torres, President, Nextstep Solutions, East Haven, CT


Jesus “Chuy” Medrano, Chairman, CoCal Landscape, Denver, CO


Ivan Giraldo, President, Clean Scapes Landscaping, Austin, TX


William Cruz, Branch Manager, Gachina Landscape Management, Menlo Park, CA


 


3:00 – 4:15 p.m.


The Keys to Satisfied Long-Term Customers


Regardless of your role, learning the keys to positive customer engagement is essential. Meeting the customers’ needs with prompt responses and accurate execution is guaranteed to increase your bottom line.


 


Presenters:


Jose Tinajero, Account Manager, Landscape Management, Menlo Park, CA


Arnoldo Diaz, Director of Sales, Ground Pros, Itasca, IL


 


 


For information and online registration for GIE+EXPO: www.gie-expo.com.