Mercedes Benz Sponsorship Brings Free Concerts to Attendees

LOUISVILLE, KY (May 12, 2017) - GIE+EXPO and Hardscape North America attendees will be treated to three nights of free, top-notch entertainment featuring country rock-star Uncle Kracker; Party Rock band The Crashers; up-and-coming country singers Alaska and Madi; and V-Groove, a diverse and energetic cover band, thanks to sponsor Mercedes-Benz. The two tradeshows will be co-located in Louisville Oct. 18-20, 2017.

David Murray will lead a session on OSHA's new crystalline silica regulation; Contractor Todd Bairstow returns to present a session on online lead generation

LOUISVILLE, KY (May 9, 2017) – Hardscape North America 2017, an ICPI event, has announced two of its Conference Sessions that will address some of the hardscape industry’s most pressing issues. Led by first-time HNA speaker David Murray, Conference Session 204 will cover “OSHA’s New Crystalline Silica Regulation.” Also new to the Conference Session agenda is Todd Bairstow, whose previous Contractor Briefing on “Lead Generation Myths” received such positive reviews that the topic will now be a full 2017 Conference Session titled “Emerging Online Lead Generation Trends for Residential Hardscape Businesses.”

(Louisville, Ky, April 5, 2017) – A special episode of DIY Network’s I Want That featuring GIE+EXPO and Hardscape North America is schedule to air April 15 at 10AM Eastern time. This one-hour special was taped directly from the GIE+EXPO and HNA 2016 show floor. The DIY Network crew walked the aisles with their cameras in October talking with exhibitors and taping the newest trends, products and tools in the industry.

Hardscape contractors are encouraged to enter outstanding projects in residential and commercial applications

Louisville, KY (April 20, 2017) – Hardscape North America is now accepting entries for the 10th Annual HNA Awards to be presented on Thursday, Oct. 19. The 2017 HNA Awards presentation will be held at the Kentucky Exposition Center and is included with registration for HNA 2017.

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Annual Awards Recognize Outstanding Residential and Commercial Hardscape Projects by Contractors throughout North America

Louisville, KY – The winners and honorable mention recipients of the 2016 HNA Hardscape Project Awards were announced on Thursday, October 20 at 2016 Hardscape North America, the industry’s largest tradeshow in North America.