2018 GLFEE: Floristry… An Everyday Event

For 2018 Michigan Floral Association's annual Great Lakes Floral Expo is proud to add an extra E - and become the Great Lakes Floral & Event Expo!

Partnering with the International Live Events Association (ILEA) for this year's show has helped the MFA to put together an absolutely outstanding agenda of hands-on events, stage shows and business sessions, PLUS trade show shopping, Design Contests and more. In addition, the ILEA will be hosting a mix-and-mingle event on Friday night to help kick off the festivities. 

Highlights of the agenda: 

Main Stage design shows:

  • Celebrating with Foliage! presented by Garrett Skupinski, CF CFD
  • Exceeding the Demands for Today's Gift Givers presented by Kevin Ylvisaker AIFD, CAFA, PFCI 
  • Textures, Color and Details presented by Jacob Holland CERP and Jerome Raska AAF, AIFD, CF, PFCI 
  • Fabulous Finales presented by Tom Simmons AIFD, CFD, CCF 
  • And more!

Business Sessions including

  • I Got on TV. Now What? presented by Randy Finch
  • Social Media Photography and Posting presented by Jackie Lacey AIFD PFCI
  • You Find Everything on Google. But Can Google Find You? presented by Joyce Kreger
  • Ways to Improve Your Bottom Line presented by Mark Anderson  
  • And more! 

Hands-On Workshops including:

  • Wedding Designs with an Artistic Flair presented by Deborah De La Flor 
  • Not Your Grandma's Terrarium presented by Derek Woodruff
  • Wedding Bouquets, What Mechanic? presented by Jackie Burrell 
  • Tables capes - Skeeter Parkhouse 

Once again FloristWare is proud to support the MFA and the  GLFEE.  For more information or to register, please visit the MFA website.