Field Trip

Go BEHIND THE SCENES at our extremely popular Field Trip event, a mix of interactive landscape company facility tour and education sessions, that gives you an in-person inside look at some of the most successful landscape companies in the country.

Don't miss the chance to "get on the bus" and head to a top industry landscape company. Sought after industry pros Frank Mariani, CEO of one of the largest privately held landscaping companies in the country, and Marty Grunder, CEO of Grunder Landscaping Co. and The Grow Group are your hosts for this incredible event. Fasten your seatbelts for this fun-filled, idea-packed, adventure.

In 2021, Field Trip was held at Ruppert Landscape. COMING SOON - details for 2022.

Learn from the Best

Your guides to break down lessons and best practices are your hosts Frank Mariani, CEO of one of the largest privately held landscaping companies in the country, and Marty Grunder, CEO of Grunder Landscaping Co. and The Grow Group. Learn from these sought-after landscape industry speakers and your peers at this can't-miss event. 


Featuring

Frank Mariani

Frank Mariani is CEO of Chicago-based Mariani Landscape, one of the largest privately held landscaping companies in the US.


Marty Grunder

Marty Grunder is president and CEO of The Grow Group, a premier consulting firm for green-industry professionals, and of Grunder Landscaping Co., one of the most successful design-build and maintenance operations of its kind in the Midwest.



What People Are Saying...

Best event I’ve ever attended. I left with three pages of takeaways to improve our company."

Jesse Brough, Blessing Landscapes, Portland, OR

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