2015 Annual Conference in Orlando, FL

Orlando World Center Marriott, Wednesday, April 22 - Saturday, April 25, 2015
Hotel Brochure

(Make it a vacation! 2015's Conference will be one day longer)

Join us in Orlando, FL for our Annual Conference & Supplier Showcase at the resort-style hotel Marriott World Center! We’re extending the event an additional day to give you more time to relax at the resort or explore all Orlando has to offer.


Wednesday, April 22 (*new start date!*)
Welcome Reception & Supplier Showcase

Thursday, April 23
Education, Supplier Showcase, Awards Luncheon, and Awards of Excellence Scholarship Fund Auction

Friday, April 24
Memorial Service and a Half-Day of Education

(Spend the rest of the day at Orlando theme parks, playing a round of golf at the resort, or resting in the World Center spa.)

Saturday, April 25
Half-Day of Education, Free afternoon, and Luau-style banquet


2014 Annual Conference Photos & Materials, Charleston, SC


2014 Conference Materials

Is it Time to Buy or Sell? Preparing Yourself for Succession
and Opportunities            
Jake Johnson, Johnson Consulting
Presentation PowerPoint Slides
 Watch Jake's Conference presentation


Building Bridges with your Florist: Maximizing the Potential
Waneita Bovan, June’s Flower Company
PowerPoint Presentation Slides


altGoing Beyond Personalization: Meeting Families’ Needs through Concierge & Event Planning Services
Carolyn Thompson, PIMS
PowerPoint Presentation Slides

Watch Carolyn's Conference presentation

Breakout Session A: Building Bridges with your Florist
Waneita Bovan, June’s Flower Company
Breakout Handout

Breakout Session B: Concierge & Event Planning Services
Carolyn Thompson, PIMS
Breakout Handout