2016 School of Grounds Management & GIE+EXPO Recap

PGMS 2016 School of Grounds Management & GIE+EXPO
Oct. 19-22, 2016
Louisville, Ky.


Gerald Landby Named President of PGMS

Gerald Landby of Roosevelt, Minn. 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 Friday, Oct. 20 in conjunction with the 2017 School of Grounds Management & GIE+EXPO in Louisville, Ky., Oct. 18-21. The 96th grounds management professional to hold the office, Landby succeeds Marion Bolick, CGM as the chief elected officer of the over 100-year-old green industry organization.

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PGMS Presents 2016 Awards to Grounds Professionals

PGMS honored several grounds professionals with numerous awards as part of their annual Awards Dinner that took place Friday, Oct. 21 during the 2016 School of Grounds Management & GIE+EXPO held in Louisville, Ky.

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2016 Green Star Award Winners Announced

PGMS has recognized 33 grounds management programs for excellence in the Society’s 2016 Green Star Awards Competition. The 44th annual awards were announced during the Society’s 2016 School of Grounds Management.

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*If you are a Grand or Honor Award winner and you want to order more PGMS Green Star Award Patches please click here to download the order form.


Event Photos Posted on Facebook

PGMS took Louisville by storm! Photos from the pre-conference field trip, welcoming reception and more are posted on the PGMS Facebook page.

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We look forward to seeing you next year!
Oct. 18-21, 2017
2017 PGMS School of Grounds Management & GIE+EXPO
Galt House Hotel
Louisville, KY

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