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2/12/13 - UAC "Dinner with Champions" at Villa Christina - Perimeter Summit

Sponsored by Premier Growers, John Deere and Vermeer Southeast

ONLINE Registration is closed. Please call Mary Kay Woodworth at 770-359-7337 to see if there is still availability.


One of the most popular UAC monthly dinners is the annual "Dinner with Champions". This popular event gives you the chance to talk one-on-one with industry leaders on important industry topics. During the evening, you will have the opportunity to visit with two "Champions" at two different tables.

The new year brings us to a new location, on a new night - we're excited to introduce our new dinner location - Villa Christina at Perimeter Summit! This is an outstanding location, with great food, free parking and a superior venue for UAC events.

Our 2013 Champions are:
Michael Parker, W. S. Pharr & Company-"Health Care Reform - what does it mean to
Phil Walters, Frank A. Smith Nursery - “Landscape construction estimating: Markup vs Gross margin do you know the difference?  ITS HUGE…….”
Jeff McKinley, The McKinley Group -“Operational Best Practices for Landscape Management”.
BartParker, Valleycrest - Green contributions to "green" building status: Helping your landscape customer win LEED certification
EricKing, King Landscaping - "Pros and cons of classroom learning vs on the job training"
Louise Estabrook and Tim Daly, UGA CAES - "Working with UGA Cooperative Extension Service to maximize your business"
DixieSpeck, Solterra Landscape - "What are you forgetting in you install proposals? What you don't know will hurt you!"
BobRussell, Russell Landscape Group - ''Growth Management & Trends - Formulas, Plans and a Delta Flight Schedule for Your Business"
George Wolf, John Deere Landscapes - “What are you doing to develop and grow your employees in this market?”
BretBowlin, Mountain Valley Farms - "Responding to Economic Slowdown - Thriving vs. Surviving"
Jenny Hardgrave, Simply Flowers, Inc. - "Beautiful Margins: Balancing flower displays and budgets – it IS possible"
TonyGibson - Gibson Landscapes - “Nothing we do is scientific, it’s all about the magic” 
Rick Barnes, Nature Scapes-"Healthy plants, happy customers, healthy profit - plant selection success"
LeeBrogden Culberson, Professional Mojo - " 6 Marketing Trends you need to know - a Champion’s Guide”
Jim McCutcheon, HighGrove - Partners"CEO Skills for me"

•Date: Tuesday, February 12, 2013
•Time: 5:30 Networking/Social - 6:30 Dinner
•Cost: $45 member/$55 non-member - register by 2/7/13
•Location: Villa Christina at Perimeter Summit (4000 Summit Blvd., Atlanta, 30319)

Registrations after 2/8/13 will include $10 late fee. No cancellations or refunds after 2/8/13.

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If you have any questions or special requests, call 800-687-6949 or email

PO Box 817 Commerce GA 30529
Phone: 800.687.6949 or 770/414-6800 | Fax: 706.336.6898