Save the Date for the 2019 JocoPlants Show!

Plants are hard to find these days!  Get a lot accomplished in our intimate, one day trade show.  See below for the trade show schedule that is filled to the brim with fantastic nurseries, beautiful plants, and networking and educational opportunities:

Kerr Scott Building – NC State Fairgrounds – Raleigh, NC

Wednesday, August 14, 2019

9:00 am – 3:00 pm


For driving directions to the NC State Fairgrounds, click here.

8:00AM – 9:00AM: Registration
9:00AM – 3:00PM: Tradeshow Open
9:00AM – 10:00AM:   Developing Your Brand Mantra*

Kim Strazisar, Kim Strazisar Communications

With so many landscape and irrigation businesses out there, it can be hard to figure out how to stand out. Whether you just started your business or need a fresh look, knowing your brand mantra – your foundation for all branding efforts – can help. In this interactive workshop, Kim will answer the question, ‘What is branding?’ and help you develop your brand mantra to help your branding efforts stand out in the crowd.

10:00AM – 10:50AM: BREAK

11:00AM – 12:00PM:  Five Ways to Use Facebook to Build Your Green Industry Business*

Kim Strazisar, Kim Strazisar Communications

You can use social media to build your green industry business. In this workshop, participants will learn five ways they can use the most popular social media platform to reach customers and colleagues. From easy (set up a page!) to more difficult steps (use analytics to improve engagement), Kim will include examples to help nursery, retail, landscape, and irrigation businesses.

12:00PM – 1:15PM: Lunch

1:30PM – 2:30PM: Plant Walk with Mark Weathington

3:00PM: Tradeshow Closes

*Credits towards NC Landscape Contractor’s License and NC Landscape Architects License applied for*

We can’t wait to see you there!

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