Thursday, November 7, 2013

Come see Frank Crandall speak at 2 Upcoming OLC Events

 We are very pleased to announce that Frank Crandall will be a presenter at both the Mid-Atlantic Accreditation Course Dec-2-5, 2013 and the Annual Gathering on Dec. 11, 2013 where Frank will present on Creating a More Sustainable Business-Financially and Environmentally. 

 Frank Crandall: Former owner of Wood River Evergreens, Inc., an awarding winning landscape design, construction, and maintenance firm in southern RI. Current owner of Frank Crandall, Horticultural Solutions, a landscape design, installation and maintenance firm specializing in sustainable designs, organically maintained landscapes, and specialty pruning. Additionally, Frank conducts his GEM Business Seminar, consults with New England horticultural firms, speaks at various industry venues, chairs the NOFA Educational Committee and has guest lectured at area colleges including URI, The Landscape Institute (Boston Architectural College), and North Shore Community College.

In 2011 Frank published his second book: “The Essential Horticultural Business Handbook” which shares advice, techniques, forms, and recommendations to assist new small businesses or existing companies to become more focused, organized, and profitable. His first book, “Lessons from the Landscape...My Path to Business Success and Personal Fulfillment” was published in 2005. His third book, “Creating a More Peaceful, Successful and Happy Life…Today!” was recently published in May, 2013. He recently began writing a column for GoLocalProv, an online publication in Providence, RI, titled Landscape Solutions Now published every other Saturday. Frank was also recently interviewed by Irrigation and Green Industry Magazine for their piece on "Going Green...Growing At a Rapid Pace" featured in their October issue. 
After many years of development Frank released his Estimate Now Program and Business Forms Now Program to the horticultural industry in February 2013 to assist firms to become more focused, organized, and profitable. 

Frank can be reached by email at Visit his website at 

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