Retail Greenhouse and Garden Centers Marketing Boot Camp

Date: March 23, 2016 - March 23, 2016
Time: 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Location: Kent County MSU Extension Office, 775 Ball Avenue NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49503
Contact: Tom Dudek, 616-994-4542,

The Marketing Boot Camp is a program focused on getting retail greenhouse and garden center operations back in shape for the busy spring selling season. This interactive day is designed to help staff morale, unify vision, and ready the troops for duty. Join our drill sergeant as she covers topics from business purpose and philosophy to marketing math and social media. Speaker Dr. Behe, Professor of Horticultural Marketing at MSU, will discuss: 

  • sales and selling techniques
  • pricing and value
  • the retail experience, creating displays, and social media

Cost is $49.00 for the first person and $29.00 for each additional person from the same company.

Pre-registration is required by March 16 and enrollment is limited to 50 participants.  The mail in registration form is provided below:


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