If you haven't heard yet, the National Association of the Remodeling Industry (NARI) list of top remodeling trends is out and number four on that list for 2011 is outdoor living areas including patios, outdoor kitchens, water features and retaining walls. This creates an opportunity for landscape and hardscape contractors to meet this pent up demand and increase the bottom line in the new year. What is the most effecient way to achieve growth and how do you do it?
Stonemakers is committed to the growth of the hardscape industry and is sponsoring GROW!2011 featuring Marty Grunder of Marty Grunder Inc. Since 1995 Marty has been inspiring audiences with his practical advice, creative ideas and incredible enthusiasm on building and running a successful landscape/hardscape business. Marty is not a speaker who presents textbook theories on running a successful business, but is also the President and CEO of Grunder Landscaping Co., one of the Midwest’s most successful landscaping companies. His message comes from expeience.Here are 4 important topics covered at GROW!2011:
1. 6 Things the Successful Small Business Does to Win in Any Environment
2. 10 Great Technologies to Help You Run Your Business More Profitably
3. Branding My Small Business
4. Marketing & Sales For Your Small Business
Here's what Stonemakers Dealer Josh Schmieder, Founder/President of Josh Lawn Care & Landscaping, Inc has to say about last years event:
"I have attended many of his events Marty's events. In my opinion, Marty runs one of the best landscaping firms in all of Ohio and knows what it takes to make a company successful. He has helped me tremendously in learning what it takes to manage, and successfully run my company and make it a well oiled machine. I'd highly recommend any of Marty's events, especially Grow."
GROW!2011 is being held February 10-12, 2011 in Dayton, Ohio. Want to learn more about about the event and see a short video of Marty in action? Follow the link below.