November 16, 2020
Investing in your landscape company webinar
Join Jeffrey Scott and three successful Canadian green industry entrepreneurs to explore the seven critical drivers to developing a Destination Company® environment that attracts, retains and develops great employees.

This webinar series is FREE to all CNLA and Provincial Association members.

The panel of industry experts lead by Jeffery Scott will take you through proven to grow your company strategies to have a good employee culture and be a leader in what you do.

Tues. Nov. 24, 2020 at 2 p.m. EST
Wed. Dec. 2, 2020 at 2 p.m. EST

Register for each event on the ZOOM platform. Each webinar will feature Jeffrey and two industry guests:

NOV. 24
DEC. 2


jeffrey scott
Jeffrey Scott, MBA,
Jeffrey Scott Consulting

Jeffrey Scott, MBA, is the leading authority on growth and profit maximization in the landscape industry. He grew his landscape company into a successful $15 million multi-discipline enterprise, and he's now devoted to helping others
achieve profound success.

His clients on average see a 20 to 200% profit improvement in their first year alone. He has consulted with over three hundred landscape companies and facilitates the largest global peer group of landscape business owners in the world.

Jeffrey is the founder of the Destination Company® culture program, which has been adopted by hundreds of landscape firms across the continent, allowing companies to attract and retain the best employees and build their competitive advantage.

He has worked with national brands such as Caterpillar, Case equipment, Spring Green, Greenius and LMN software.

Jeffrey counts many Canadian firms among his coaching and consulting clients, including Gelderman, Wright Landscape Services, Whispering Pines Landscape etc.

November 24 guests:

mark hutten
Mark Hutten
CEO and Co-Owner,
Hutten & Company,
Owen Sound, Ontario

Established in 2000, with 30 employees and sales of $5 million. Hutten is a full-service landscape design/build/maintenance family business also offering snow and ice management as well as installing and servicing docks.

Mark grew up working in the family business since day one. He is super passionate about living in recreational Owen Sound. Mark’s horticulture education is from Humber College, and not only keen about horticulture also on growing his business. Mark is passionate about his career, his team, he encourages training, and growth. His award-winning team took home ten awards across multiple categories at the Landscape Ontario Awards of Excellence in 2018.
chris griffin
Chris Griffin
President & Co-owner
Alternative Landscaping Ltd and Alternative Choice Garden Centre
Brandon, Manitoba

Chris, Owner and Operator of Alternative Landscaping, started his business in 1998 with 95 employees and sales of over $10 million. His philosophy is to provide superior workmanship by people who care.

They are a big company in a medium-sized town, offering truly full-service landscaping including design build, excavation, full year around maintenance services, vertically integrated with a retail/wholesale garden centre. Alternative Landscaping was recently awarded the CNLA National Award of Excellence in the Residential Maintenance category.

December 2, guests:

doug taylor
Doug Taylor
Owner & Division Manager
Frontiers Design Build
Georgetown, Ontario

Established 2008, with 12 employees and sales of $3 million, Frontiers is an award-winning building renovations and landscaping company where a strong team work ethic has been integral to the company's rapid and continued growth.

A proud University of Guelph grad, and professional landscape architect, Doug is the direct point of contact for clients looking to transform their outdoor spaces. His financial savvy paired with his ‘farm boy’ work ethic has been integral to Frontiers’ rapid and continued success.
david lammers
David Lammers
President & Founder
Garden Grove Grounds Commercial & Snow Management
Waterdown, Ontario

David has developed a talented, enthusiastic and dedicated team, his business partner is his brother Paul (co-owner) are now heading into their 31st year with a proven track record of excellence that continues to grow as a result of focused team building, solid systems and processes, and customer service commitment.

With an unwavering passion for business and his desire to see others succeed within his organization, David and Paul’s company has a reputation for providing award-winning, value-driven results.

David is proud to be Canada's first ISO9001/SN9001 Certified snow company and is excited to share what he has learned in his 30 years of business experience.

We look forward to seeing you all at these events

For any questions or comments please contact:
Anne Kadwell, NPD, CLHT
Landscape & Retail Sector Specialist
Canadian Nursery Landscape Association (CNLA) 1.888.446.3499 ext. 8610