2019 Garden Trends: Rooted Together

Date/Time: 
Jan 29 2019 - 9:00am

Why should you care about trends? It’s simple. Trends drive consumers and consumers drive sales. This year, the Great Lakes Trade Expo is the place to watch for emerging trends.

In 2019 and beyond, the future for gardening looks joyful and holds a connection to Mother Nature that just may be the saving grace of the planet.

Join global trendspotter and QVC guest host, Katie Dubow, and learn how to apply new research and inside information to help you grow your business and stay relevant. When you’re ahead of the curve, your company becomes a trendsetter and you become the go to place for what’s new – whether you are a breeder, grower or retailer.

Session Track: 
Landscape Design/Build
Plants
Retail

Presenter

Garden Media Group

Jourdan Cole is a resident millennial and digital media marketer for Garden Media Group, a women-owned and run public relations firm specializing in the home and garden industry and celebrating its 30th year in business.
 
Previously, she worked as an editor for a national line of community magazines. Cole is a proud Penn State Nittany Lion and also worked as an editor for The Daily Collegian during her time there.
 
Cole lives in West Chester, PA where she’s a Chester County Master Gardener in her free time. Find her shopping for the latest houseplants, in the garden or practicing yoga. Her goal is to convince people that brown thumbs can, in fact, be turned green.