PGMS 2013 School of Grounds Management & GIE+EXPO Oct. 23-26, 2013 Louisville, Ky. ————————————————————————————————————————- Walt Bonvell, CGM Named President of PGMS Walt Bonvell, CGM of Xavier University in Cincinnati, Ohio was elected and installed as the new president of the Professional Grounds Management Society (PGMS) during the Society’s annual awards and induction dinner held on [...]
Each year the PGMS scholarship committee awards monetary scholarships to students in horticulture or related fields. Applicants must be at least in their first year of college or may be recently graduated from high school (within the calendar year). The top recipient will also have the opportunity to attend the GIE+Expo in Louisville in the [...]
Register Now for PGMS Northeast Branch Hosting “Snow Summit” Oct. 4, 2013 University of Rochester, Wilson Commons, Gowen Room 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Click here for details and to register now!
The 2013 Summer Regional and Site Visit that took place in Philadelphia, Pa. Aug. 5-7 was one of amazement, learning, creating networks and more. All photos are posted on the PGMS Facebook page at www.facebook.com/ProfessionalGroundsManagementSociety. But for now, click here to check out highlights of the event and enjoy snapshots of some of the beautiful [...]
Unbelievably great weather, dynamic educational programs and landscape tours, and always fantastic peer networking helped PGMS conduct another successful regional conference in April when it visited Williamsburg, Va. The educational classes were extremely informative and really set the mark before conference attendees climbed onto buses to visit the landscape programs at historic Yorktown (site of [...]
Over the last few years YOU have helped increase membership in our “Member-Get-A-Member” Campaign and this year was no different. Click here to check out the results from this year’s campaign!
PGMS ANNOUNCES SCHOLARSHIP WINNERS FOR 2013! The scholarship committee wants to congratulate all of the 2013 scholarship recipients. We wish them well in the future and hope the scholarships help to reduce their collegiate expenses. The scholarship program is a wonderful way to recognize interns that work for you or college students you meet in [...]
Look Who’s Talking About PGMS! PGMS or PGMS members have been featured in the press recently and we wanted to share the good news with you! Take a look at the recent PGMS press clippings… 2013 http://now.uiowa.edu – Nov. 15, 2013 www.rochester.edu – Nov. 15, 2013 www.turfmagazine.com/blog-6103.aspx – Nov. 13, 2013 http://thesubtimes.com – Nov. 11, [...]