February 15, 2015
Sponsorship of our show, many sector events, conferences and special events create great experiences at Congress, and are a critical part of what makes the event a success. Our appreciation and thank you to the following sponsors:
TRADE SHOW: Banas Stones, Beaver Valley Stone, Best Way Stone, Bobcat Company, Global Arch Inc StoneArch, International Plaza Hotel and Conference Centre, Landscape Trades, Medallion Fence, Vermeer Canada

AWARDS OF EXCELLENCE CEREMONY: AV Canada, Connon Nurseries CBV Holdings, Draglam Waste and Recycling, Earthco Soils, Perfect Sphere Productions

CONFERENCE SPONSORS: AV Canada, Best Way Stone, Hort Protect, Nursery Sod Growers Association of Ontario

IRRIGATION CONFERENCE: Hunter Industries, John Deere Landscapes, Rain Bird International, The Toro Company, Turf Care Products Canada, Vanden Bussche Irrigation

IPM SYMPOSIUM: Allturf, BASF Canada, G.C. Duke Equipment, JB & D Company, Koppert Canada Limited, Lawn Life, Turf Revolution


LANDSCAPE DESIGNER CONFERENCE: Connon Nurseries NVK Holdings, Dynascape Software, Moonstruck Lighting, Outdoor Lifestyle magazine, Select Stone Supply, Unilock Limited

TALIGATE PARTY: AV Canada, LO’s Hardscape Committee, Perfect Sphere Productions

LEGACY ROOM: Brouwer Sod Farms Ltd/Kesmac, Echo Power Equipment Canada, G&L Group, Gravely, Kobes Nurseries, Kubota Canada, Nutrite, Oaks Landscape Products, Stihl, Investment Guild, Unilock, Zander Sod Co.

Congress takes several days on-site to set up before the show, has many moving parts and lots of events. We could not run the event without the professionalism of our dedicated volunteers. A sincere thank you to each of them.

SHOW COMMITTEE: Terry Childs, chair; Nathan Helder, vice chair; Michael LaPorte, vice chair;  Dave Braun; Brian Cocks CLT;. Douglas Coote; Lexi Dearborn; Paul DeGroot; Barry Dickson; Beth Edney CLD; Kim Iceton; Mike Riehm; Klaas Sikkema; Monica van Maris; Jack VandeRee

CONGRESS CONFERENCES AND SHOW: Lee Benson CLD; Cees Braamse; Emily Bright; Irene Bultena; Terry Childs; Cassandra Cotter; Kim Cotter; Harry de Vries; Judy deBoer-Bell; Kimberley Dodd; Paulo Domingues; Paul Doornbos CLD, CLT; Scott Duff; Beth Edney; Adrien Gallant; Nathan Helder; John Lamberink CIT; Jody LaPorte; Skai Leja; Stephanie Lemesurier; Terence Liu; Pat Malloy; Henny Markus; Sarah Melamed-Simon; Joanne Mohan; Fran Moore; Norm Mills; Jerry Noordam; Kevin O’Hara; Irina Polstvin; Greg Redshaw; Ron Sikkema; Greg Skotnicki; Margaret Stinson; Gerrit Tervrugt; Mike Thomas; Jeff Trudeau; Louise Tyrrell; Anna van Maris; Jason Vettese; Bruce Warren; Dan Winstanley; Alex Zalewski CLT; Cassie Zalewski

IPM SYMPOSIUM: Kyle Tobin, chair; Pam Charbonneau; Paul Gaspar; Rohan Harrison; Ken Pavely CLT; Lee Ratcliffe; Violet Van Wassenaer; John Wright; Monica van Maris

IRRIGATION CONFERENCE: Paul Barker CIC; Steve Brewer CIT; Nick Conte; Louise Cottreau; Chris Davies; Kara Gibbons; John Lamberink; Chris LeConte, vice chair; Steve Macartney, chair; Roy Neves CLIA, CID, CIC; Paul Proulx; Jamie Riddell; Mike Ross; Scott Sim

LANDSCAPE DESIGNER CONFERENCE: Ken Bekendam; Paul Brydges; Tiffany Byrd; Don Chase; Chris Clayton; Jen Cuddie; Beth Edney CLD; Brandon Gelderman; Ryan Heath CLT, CLP; Kelly Keates; Mark Kimmerly; Ron Koudys CLD; Anthony Lombardi CLP, CLD; Chris Mace; Fran Moore; Carolyne Planck; Haig Seferian CLD; Ron Swentiski CLD

LANDSCAPE ONTARIO RESOURCE BOOTH: Jay Rivait, Norm Mills, Lexi Dearborn, Carol Fulford