WMC Networking

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“After over twenty years of attending, it is great to see "the new generation" of leaders attending WMC. If tree care is in your future WMC is a must.” - Thomas R Tolkacz, Swingle Lawn, Tree and Landscape Care

The networking opportunities at WMC are, simply put, unrivaled. Meet with some of the biggest names in the tree care industry around the pool, connect with old friends over dinner, and participate in peer-led forums in a casual setting. Check out WMC’s networking opportunities below:


Sunday, February 5

  • WMC Newcomers Meet & Greet
    3:30 – 4:30 PM | Newcomers-only
    First time at WMC? Attend this exclusive, newcomers-only meet and greet to network with TCIA staff, Board members, and other newbies. Score insider tips from last year’s first-timers on how to make the most of your WMC experience.
  • Welcome Reception
    4:30 – 6:00 PM
    It’s time for refreshing drinks, a delicious buffet, and the chance to mingle with old friends and new. Enjoy the beauty and bliss of your temporary island getaway and get ready for four days of education, networking and fun.

Monday, February 6

  • Welcome Presentation
    8:00 – 9:15 AM
    Join us for breakfast, catch up on the latest industry news, and network with your peers. TCIA will also present awards, including the esteemed Award of Merit and the Chair’s Award.

Tuesday, February 7

  • Special Interest Breakfast Roundtable Discussion
    7:30 – 8:30 AM | with Industry Leaders
    Network with like-minded attendees on focused topics such as loss control, OSHA compliance, sales and marketing. Bring an inquiring mind and a willingness to share!

Thursday, February 9

  • Farewell Party!
    7:00 – 10:00 PM
    Wave goodbye to WMC 2017 as you enjoy traditional Caribbean fare and fun entertainment with your new (and old) friends. Return back home refreshed, reinvigorated and ready for success!

Poolside Forums

A perfect way to discuss issues that are directly affecting your business and the industry.
These forums are always well attended by key business professionals. Topics are led by moderators, but driven by you!

  • Poolside Forum: Grow Your Customer Base
    Monday, February 6 | 3:00 – 4:00 PM
  • Poolside Forum: Leadership
    Tuesday, February 7 | 4:00 – 5:00 PM
  • Poolside Forum: Safety Culture
    Wednesday, February 8 | 4:00 – 5:00 PM
  • Poolside Forum: Networking & Sales
    Thursday, February 9 | 4:00 – 5:00 PM