Special Events | ProGreen EXPO 2018
ProGreen EXPO 2018
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February 5-8, 2019 | Colorado Convention Center

Special Events

ProGreen VIP Breakfast

Wednesday, February 14 | 7:30 AM - 9:00 AM
Colorado Convention Center - Room 301

John Kennedy PhotoStart your day with a dose of energy as longtime business consultant John Kennedy takes us through the practices and insights you need to make your company stand out. Kennedy's enthusiasm is matched by a career's worth of expertise in the hospitality, tourism, restaurant, and hotel industries.

This breakfast also includes a discussion of how GreenCO continues to serve the green industry, with a focus on legislative efforts. You'll learn about business forecasts and leadership topics, as well as the GreenCO Person of the Year and Legislator of the Year.

Pre-registration and additional fee required. Activity can be added during the registration process.

Sponsored By:
GardN Wise Logo LLJohnson Logo CPS Logo Mountain High Sav a Tree Logo Bron & Sons Nursery Logo


Keynote Speaker: Reggie Rivers

The Business of Football: Strategies from the Gridiron that will GROW your Business!
Wednesday, February 14 | 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Colorado Convention Center - Room 401

Keynote Speaker Reggie Rivers PhotoThis year’s ProGreen EXPO just got harder-hitting.

Reggie Rivers, former running back for the Denver Broncos, will join us for a talk on the strategies NFL coaches use to develop true leadership – and how these strategies work just as effectively in the business world.

Beyond his NFL career, Rivers is an accomplished business owner, a media personality, an author and motivational speaker, and a master of ceremonies.

Please join us for this and other educational opportunities at ProGreen EXPO. Whether the topic is leadership, plant physiology, pest abatement, or efficient nursery operations, you’re bound to walk away with crucial industry intelligence and inspiration.

Open to all attendees and exhibitors.

EXPO Floor Competition: Potting Challenge

NEW! Come join in this fast-paced competition as dueling gardening experts show off their design skills in the creation of beautiful and practical containers. Judges will look for creativity, aesthetics and theme.

Sign up today to claim your spot! Maximum of (10) contestants per qualifying round. Top two contestants from each round will move onto the finals. Some walk-in contestants may be included, based on availability, so get to the Demo Area early for each of the qualifying rounds. Competition supplies provided.

QUALIFYING ROUNDS
Wednesday at 11:00 AM
Wednesday at 2:00 PM
Thursday at 11:00 AM

FINALS
Thursday at 3:00 PM

Sign up here!

Sponsored By:
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ALCC Member Reception and Party

Wednesday, February 14 | 4:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Tarantula Billiards, 1520 Stout St, Denver, CO 80202

Join fellow ALCC members for a drink and some networking after spending the day at ProGreen EXPO! This event is free to ALCC members. For more information and to register, go to ALCC's website.


CNGA Industry Celebration and Happy Hour

Thursday, February 15 | 4:15 PM - 6:30 PM
Rhein Haus Denver, 1415 Market Street

This outstanding networking opportunity brings together friends, experts, and industry contacts.
Pre-registration and additional fee required. Refunds will not be issued after February 5. Activity can be added during the registration process.