Griffin, one of the largest horticultural brokers and suppliers in the United States, announced today the decision to take their traditionally ‘live’ events to a virtual experience due to the continuing uncertainty around the COVID-19 Pandemic.
Griffin Virtual Expo 2020 will continue to feature many of the same experiences as the traditional in-person event such as a 3-D digital experience where exhibitors and attendees can share information, view video presentations, ability to chat ‘live’, and attend educational sessions.
“Our team is looking forward to bringing this new way of engaging with our customers and vendors. Although we appreciate connecting in person, we are excited by the opportunity to bring everyone together online,” said Jim Rottenberg, V.P. of Marketing and Retails Sales for Griffin. “We are getting ready to showcase new products, show specials, and provide our virtual attendees the educational tracks we are known for,” continued Rottenberg.
While the complete agenda and session list is still being finalized, the event is shaping up to include:
More details will follow as new updates will be provided more frequently as we approach the ‘live’ date.
Working with the grower since 1947 Griffin Greenhouse Supplies, Inc., has served the needs of growers in greenhouse and nursery production, and independent garden centers for 70 years. Owned and operated by the Hyslip family, Griffin has grown into one of the premier distributors in the U.S. Griffin operates 15 fully stocked service centers, serving professional growers and independent retailers nationwide with hard goods and retail supplies. The business also distributes green goods including seeds, cuttings and young plants.