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PGMS Celebrates Successful 2014 School of Grounds Management & GIE+EXPO

PGMS 2014 School of Grounds Management & GIE+EXPO Oct. 22-25, 2014 Louisville, Ky. ————————————————————————————————————————- John Burns, CGM Named President of PGMS John Burns, CGM of the University of Texas in Austin 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 […]

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PGMS Announces 2014 Green Star Award Winners

The PGMS 2014 Green Star Award winners were announced and recognized at the PGMS Awards/Installation Reception & Dinner that took place in Louisville, Ky. on Friday, Oct. 24 as part of the 2014 School of Grounds Management & GIE+EXPO. Congratulations to the following winners: Hospital or Institution Grand Award – Duke University Medical Center Honor […]

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PGMS Launches the Landscape Management and Operations Accreditation Program

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.

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2014 Summer Regional Seminar and Site Visit

PGMS will be spending a two full days this summer in the “City of Lakes” and we want you to join us! For the PGMS Summer Regional and Site Visit we are heading to Minneapolis, Minn., Aug. 4-5! Attendees will be treated to an exclusive tour of Toro Headquarters, a PGMS Platinum Partner. Click here […]

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Do YOU Have What it Takes to be a 2014 Green Star?

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 […]

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PGMS Adds Supplier Member to Board of Directors

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 […]

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2014 PGMS Spring Regional and Site Visit a Success!

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 […]

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Another Successful School of Grounds Management & GIE+EXPO

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 […]

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PGMS Accepting Scholarship Applications

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 […]

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PGMS Northeast Branch Hosting “Snow Summit”

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!

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