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8/8/2013 - New Garden Bloggers Conference Announced, Landscape Leadership President Chris Heiler to Speak

Landscape Leadership founder and president, Chris Heiler, will be speaking at the inaugural Garden Bloggers Conference in Atlanta, GA September 22-24, 2013.


4/22/13 - Landscape Leadership Participates in Second PLANET Day of Service

PLANET Day of Service unites hundreds of landscape companies across the country in a day of public service and education. Chris Heiler, founder and president of Landscape Leadership, spent his second consecutive Day of Service volunteering, this year with HighGrove Partners, a commercial landscape contractor in Austelle, Georgia.


3/28/13 - Landscape Leadership Partners with Location and Local Search Software Yext

Landscape Leadership recently joined the Yext reseller program to help build a stronger local search presence for their green industry clients. Yext’s PowerListings software ensures that a company's location information is accurate online, up-to-date and enhanced with photos, featured messages and more. The Yext PowerListings Network reaches over 150 million consumers each month.


2/9/13 - Florida Landscaping and Lawn Care Company is Latest to Join Landscape Leadership's Client List

Green industry inbound marketing and PR agency, Landscape Leadership, built on its strong fourth quarter growth from 2012 by bringing on another innovative company in early January. GreenEarth Landscape Services, with offices in Panama City Beach and Sandestin, Florida, is a full-service landscape company providing landscape design, construction, maintenance and lawn care services to residential and commercial properties along Florida's west coast.


12/14/12 - Landscape Leadership Adds Two More Innovative Green Industry Companies To Its Client List

Building upon the marketing agency's launch in July of 2012, Landscape Leadership has continued its growth by bringing on two new clients in this fourth quarter of the year. Both category and green industry leading companies, HighGrove Partners is a commercial landscape contractor in Atlanta, GA while McKay Lighting, based in Omaha, NE focuses solely on residential landscape lighting.


9/12/12 - Landscape Leadership Partners with HubSpot to Offer Green Industry Companies an Automated Marketing Solution

In late August, HubSpot unveiled version 3 of its software, an all-in-one marketing tool that enables businesses to generate leads with their websites and convert those leads into customers. And in the weeks leading up to the launch, Landscape Leadership officially became a HubSpot-certified agency partner. Through this partnership, Landscape Leadership, an inbound marketing agency, can now help their green industry clients generate and pursue leads online better than ever via proven online marketing tactics such as blogging, social media and search engine optimization.


8/20/12 - Landscape Leadership Partners with Hootsuite to Offer Green Industry Companies a Turn-key Social Media Management System

HootSuite is a social media management system for businesses and organizations to collaboratively execute campaigns across multiple social networks from one secure, web-based dashboard. Key social network integrations include Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and Google+, plus a suite of social content apps for YouTube, Flickr, Instagram, Yammer, Tumblr and more.


6/28/12 - Landscape Leadership Expands to Offer Full Spectrum of Agency Services

With more potential customers online than ever before, it's important for green industry businesses to be where they are and talk to them like people, not prospects, according to Chris Heiler, founder and president of Landscape LeadershipWith that in mind, Heiler has shifted the focus of his business from simply consulting to providing full agency inbound marketing services to his clients, unveiling a newly redesigned website and more robust menu of services for his clients beginning in July 2012.


5/23/12 - Facebook Content and Mobile Developments Increase Opportunities for Green Industry Marketing

After months of anticipation, Facebook went public on May 17, making its initial public offering of more than 420 million shares of its stock. The technology and investment communities are having a field day with the news, but other developments may be of even more interest to the companies communicating with Facebook's more than 900 million users — including green industry businesses.


3/2/2012 - Facebook Unveils Timeline for Business Pages

Facebook execs used 2012's extra day to their advantage, rolling out Timeline for Pages on Leap Day, Feb. 29, during the Facebook Marketing Conference. Any business can opt to implement the new features immediately, but all Pages will automatically adopt the new format on March 30. The recent upgrade and design changes will directly benefit green industry businesses.


2/20/2012 - Pinterest offers new opportunities for green industry businesses

There's a new social player in town, and it's taking the country by storm. It's called Pinterest, and if you haven't heard of it, you won't be in the dark for long. The popular photo-sharing site boasts more than 11 million unique monthly visitors and drives more traffic than YouTube and Google+ combined.


12/28/2011 - New Speakers Bureau to Serve the Green Industry

A new one-stop-shop for green industry event planners has been formed to provide a better way for turf associations, landscape contractor associations, green industry expos, and trade show event planners to find and book high quality green industry speakers. Green Industry Speakers Bureau is the first of its kind for the industry, founded by Robin Westmiller, former President of Westmiller & Associates Speakers Bureau of Glendale, California.


12/9/2011 - Is 2012 the Year of the Tablet?

The year 2011 will be remembered as one of tumultuous global change: From the Arab Spring abroad to the Occupy movement here in the United States, the world is changing right in front of us. A quieter revolution has been taking place in the world of technology, as tablet computers have slowly crept into the spotlight for both consumers and businesses. Savvy green-industry businesses can jump on this tech trend for more mobility and efficiency.


12/2/2011 - Search Giant Google Introduces Google+ Business Pages

Opportunities abound, but will green industry businesses adopt another social network? In late September, Google publicly unveiled Google+, its new social product, and it recently announced Pages for businesses. According to a recent story in TechCrunch, 61 percent of the world's top brands have already created Pages.