We are almost halfway through 2014 and as you start planning for the rest of the year ahead, ask yourself one question…DO I HAVE WHAT IT TAKES TO BE A 2014 GREEN STAR AWARD WINNER? It’s time to start getting your photos taken, putting your presentation together and filling out the application form. The deadline […]
By a vote of 153-12, members of PGMS voted electronically to slightly amend the Society’s Bylaws in terms of how a Supplier Member is selected for the Board of Directors. Section 501 of the Society’s Bylaws defines the composition of the Board of Directors which includes “up to two (2) representative of the Supplier category […]
PGMS has launched their Landscape Management and Operations Accreditation program. The PGMS Landscape Management and Operations Accreditation program is a dynamic evaluation tool that can be utilized by facilities and organizations that have a landscape services or grounds component. Click here for more information.
It’s another successful PGMS event for the books! Grounds professionals from all across the country came together to learn, network, relax and recharge at the 2014 PGMS Spring Regional and Site Visit that took place March 3-4 in Orlando, Florida. Photos from the event are now posted on the PGMS Facebook page at www.facebook.com/ProfessionalGroundsManagementSociety. PGMS […]
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 […]