GCA Summer Tour Seattle Highlights: See Photos Tour-Goers Shared From The Three-Day Event!
GCA officials would like to thank each and every one of the attendees who joined us for this year's GCA Summer Tour to Seattle, WA. A heartfelt thank you goes out to all of the sponsors who made this tour possible.
To reminisce over all the fun and inspiration that was had, GCA officials are sharing the photos submitted by tour-goers during the three-day event.
Shared by Tim Barthel:
Shared by Joseph Solis:
Shared by Tina Mast:
These GCA Summer Tour-goers shared these kind words about the 2018 Seattle event:
"What a GREAT event! This was my first tour, and I got so much out of it. From taking back ideas to my team to creating new connections with so many wonderful leaders in our industry, it was time well spent," says Vincent Scavone, Retail General Manager, Hicks Nurseries, Westbury, NY.
"The GCA Tours have been a great 'working' vacation for me for many years. I have built great friendships and always come back with motivation and inspiration," says Sandi Hillermann McDonald, President, Hillermann Nursery & Florist, Washington, MO.
"The GCA Summer Tour was a great experience. It was organized well, and it was a good sampling of garden centers in the area. The tour ran smoothly, and I highly recommend owners and other key employees go to learn a lot about other successful garden centers. Thanks for everything!" says Rob Moes, Rice Road Greenhouse, Welland, Ontario, Canada.
"GCA Summer Tour Seattle provided me with inspiration that I can share with my team and insights into alternative business practices that will improve my store," says Sam Brown, Owner, Fiddleheads Garden Center, Dalton, GA.