The Premier Event for Direct Marketing Professionals within the Gardening Industry!

Early Bird registration pricing ends July 8.

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Why attend the DGA's 2019 Summer Conference?

With member companies deeply rooted in the direct-to-consumer gardening industry, networking is one of our greatest benefits we have to offer. Many attendees consider the DGA to be like a family.  Come interact with us and make lifelong connections!

Retailers, you can expect to take home

  • practical takeaways from hands-on workshops for: Catalog Design, Customer Conversion, and more coming!
  • postal practices
  • web strategies that will help you run your business more profitably.  
  • insight into the world of social media and how it can help your business
  • tried and true business techniques to increase your sales
  • improved management and marketing skills
  • a solid network of providers to help your business succeed

Wholesale and Allied Providers, you can expect to take home….

  • potential business leads
  • strengthened business relationships
  • new sources for selling your products and services
  • a better understanding of your customers’ needs and challenges 

Please view our Schedule of Events 

Expert Speakers

Interact with some of the top, nationally recognized authorities in the Marketing industry!

Check out the full list of Speakers!

Event & Hotel Information

The conference will be held at the the Amway Grand Plaza, located in the downtown Grand Rapids, Michigan.

2019 Summer Conference
July 31 - August 2, 2019
Amway Grand Plaza
187 Monroe Avenue NW
Grand Rapids, Michigan 49503

(616) 776-6450

View more information about the hotel and event location by clicking here!

DGA Would Like to Thank our Generous Sponsors 












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