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Tom will present the address at the 2013 Northwest Landscape Expo.

| November 22, 2013

The Oregon Landscape Contractors Association has secured industry expert Tom Fochtman, CEO of Ceibass Venture Partners, to deliver its keynote address at the 2013 Northwest Landscape Expo, Wednesday, December 11th at the Oregon Convention Center in Portland.
 
The topic of the keynote address will be Business Success in Today's Economy. Chosen because he had taken a $60k investment and turned it into a $30 million landscape and maintenance company, Tom Fochtman, will give insider tips on what it takes to nurture and grow a successful landscaping business. He brings more than 30 years of hands-on experience and a current working knowledge as an Enterprise Value Specialist who helps business owners increase their profitability. Known as an uncommon, charismatic and entertaining speaker Tom will be the perfect kick off to a great Landscaping Expo.

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