(Louisville, KY) - We are excited to announce our 2016 GIE+EXPO and Hardscape North America Feature Sponsors. These companies are integral to making the show a fun and successful event. We are thankful for their help, and greatly look forward to seeing them at the show.
- Badges - Gravely
- Concert Stage at Fourth Street Live! - Nissan Commercial Vehicles
- Concerts - Dixie Chopper
- Cub Cadet PRO Z 900 Giveaway - Cub Cadet
- Dealer Opening Keynote - Gravely, STIHL Inc.
- Dealer Resource Pavilion - ARI Network Services, Bob Clements International, c-Systems Software Inc., Engine Equipment & Engine Training Council (EETC), Equipment Dealers Association, (EDA), Gravely, Husqvarna, STIHL Inc.
- GIE+EXPO Workshops - NALP, ICPI
- Go EXPO & Go HNA Mobile Apps - Gravely
- Golf & Sports Turf Management Conference - Kentucky Turfgrass Council
- Gravely's Equipment Giveaway - Gravely
- HNA Conference - Interlocking Concrete Pavement Institute (ICPI)
- Hot Dog and Beer Reception for Dealers (Thursday) - Husqvarna, Ideal Computer Systems
- Hotel Key Cards - Kohler Engines
- Internet Café - Cub Cadet
- LANDSCAPES 2016 - National Association of Landscape Professionals (NALP)
- Lanyards - The Toro Company
- Latino Link™ Seminars - National Hispanic Landscape Alliance (NHLA)
- Opening Keynote for Landscape Professionals - Hardscape North America
- Outdoor Must-See Exhibits Guide - North Coast Media/Landscape Management magazine
- Power-Up Morning Session for Dealers (Thursday) - Powersports Business magazine, Outdoor Power Equipment magazine
- Program Guide - Billy Goat Industries, Cub Cadet, Ditch Witch, Gravely
- Receptions (Wednesday and Thursday, 4th Street Live!) - Louisville Convention & Visitors Bureau and Kentucky Exposition Center
- School of Grounds Management - Professional Grounds Management Society (PGMS)
- Show Bags - John Deere
- Show Insider - GIE Media/Lawn & Landscape Magazine
- Show Directory - Total Landscape Care magazine
- Shuttle Buses - Gravely
- Signs and Banners - Cub Cadet, Eureka Chemical Company, Gravely, Husqvarna, Maruyama, OPEI, TD Retail Card Services, TGB Co. LTD, Vermeer, Zhejiang Zomax Garden Machinery Co., Ltd.
- Technician Certification - Engine Equipment & Engine Training Council (EETC)
- UTV University - Powersports Business magazine, Cub Cadet, Jacobsen, Walbro
- Web Ads - Koch Turf & Ornamental, TD Retail Card Services
- Website Button Ads - Cub Cadet, Koch Turf & Ornamental, Kawasaki
- $5,000 Giveaway (Wednesday) - STIHL Inc.
- $10,000 Giveaway (Friday) - Belgard Hardscapes
GIE+EXPO's 2016 dates are Wednesday, Oct. 19, Dealer Day and Oct. 20-21 for all industry participants. The annual event is sponsored by the Outdoor Power Equipment Institute, Inc. (OPEI), Professional Grounds Management Society (PGMS), and National Association of Landscape Professionals (NALP).