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Green Festival Ft. Lauderdale 2017 (GFE)

Saturday

Dec 2, 2017 – 9:00 AM - 5:30 PM

1950 Eisenhower Boulevard
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316 Map

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Why Exhibit With Us
Green Festival brings together the world’s most trusted companies, innovative brands, large and small businesses, and conscious consumers into one place to promote the best in sustainability and green living.
Be part of this powerful marketing and sales platform to connect with consumers, retailers, wholesalers and corporations all under one roof. Generate business-to-business and business-to-consumer sales, build brand awareness and strengthen relationships in one of the greatest marketplaces for green brands.
We can help take your business to the next level. Our unique benefits and added value include:
Widespread media visibility and attention through a designated national public relations firm specializing in green business
Access to a targeted consumer base of individuals who want to be sustainable, ethical and green
Spotlight on corporate social responsibility efforts and sustainability impact
Specific events for B2B networking and sales opportunities
Participation in exciting and innovative B2C outreach initiatives
In addition, we have joined forces with Messe Stuttgart, a leading international tradeshow organizer producing Europe’s largest consumer show on sustainability, green products and fair trade. This dynamic partnership leverages extensive networks and tradeshow experience
to expand the reach and impact of Green Festival.

Categories
GOOD FOOD
Organic Food & Beverage Non-GMO Food & Beverage Local or Artisanal Food Gluten Free Food
Vegan, Raw & Vegetarian Foods Kitchen Tools for Health Sustainably Produced Food

HEALTH AND LIFESTYLE
Body Care, Nutrition & Health Yoga, Fitness & Bodywork Eco-Travel & Adventure

FASHION
Fashion & Accessories
Fair Trade Certified Products

FAMILY AND EDUCATION
Children’s Clothing & Toys Green Pets

HOME AND COMMUNITY
Sustainable Home & Garden Green Building Products Artists & Creative Arts Nonprofit Organizations

BUSINESS AND TECHNOLOGY
Education & Careers
Solar Energy
Better Banking
Energy Efficiency
Alternative Transportation Green Marketing, Media, Office & Professional Services

Who Exhibits With Us

As a pre-revenue garage startup without a shipping product, we weighed the investment required to attend Green Festivals versus market research and advertising costs. Attending seven Green Festivals over two years during our product development cycle has transformed our strategy and influenced product development. Even without shipping product, we have attracted almost 1000 Facebook Likes and several hundred mailing list names. The staff has been responsive and supporting, treating our tiny company like family by introducing us to valuable media contacts.
– Solar Greens Company

This was our First Green Festival and needless to say, we will be back next year! The show was amazing, the vendors top notch and we are continuing to get orders from companies and individuals who attended. This is the most important Festival a green company should attend.
– Violets are Blue

Our presence at the DC Green Festival allowed us to personally interact with a
large number of perfect customers for our eco-friendly upholstery. It allowed us to show samples and let people touch and feel our products, taking it offline and to the public. The show staff was very supportive, and everyone we came in contact with was very professional.
– Ken Fonville, EcoSelect Furniture – Custom Leather & Hemp Sofas, Loveseats and Chairs

Green Festival allows our company to successfully connect with inspiring nutritionalists, health coach practitioners, our fans and future consumers. We use this event to grow our brand recognition and market share in each city, and share our product’s story with health-conscious and green-living attendees that Green Festival attracts.
– Siri Baldeep Kaur (Field Marketing Manager for Beanfields Bean and Rice Chips)

The Green Festival is an absolute must for any business serious about growing in a smart and sustainable way. There is no better event to get an edge on competitors by doing the right thing. It's our favorite business event of the year and we absolutely recommend everyone to go.
Brian MacMahon (Pay It Forward Labs)

I would highly suggest that you come to San Francisco and attend Green Festival. This consumer show really gives a boost in sales in the Bay Area stores for about three months after the show.
– Doug Speakman, President of Sunshine Specialties Northern CA

Through the Green Festivals we not only reach our warm market of vegans and vegetarians, but the growing number of consumers interested in new, innovative concepts in many categories, including food! At Green Festivals, we meet a growing number of consumers who are looking for more plant-based food options that are not necessarily vegan or vegetarian. The Green Festival attendee is proactive!
– Eugene Wang, Founder Sophie's Kitchen Vegan Seafood

Since Green Festival, Tomato Sushi has really grown. Our Twitter and Facebook accounts have swelled with followers from all over the world. We have major groups like PETA, Sea Shepard, and Black fish following us! Also, Our Kickstarter campaign is about 50% funded in 2 days! And we are in talks with other backers as well. I wantedto let you know this because our success really speaks to what a great venue the Green Festival is. Being a part of your event completely changed our business into something much more. We would not be where we are today if it were not for the platform that your venue offers. Thank you, thank you, thank you!
– Tomato Sushi

We are so happy to be part of Green Festivals; an event that brings so many environmentally conscious people and forward thinkers together in the same place. Each festival gets better and better; and we love the opportunity to network and be part of a great event.
– Nubian Heritage

The 2014 Green Festival in NYC was our first time participating as a vendor. We found the Green Festival staff and their affiliates very helpful and supportive, permitting us to focus on reaching our target prospects and on growing our business. The event also allowed us to make valuable contacts. The festival attendees showed a lot of interest in Alapure’s products and we saw a nice boost of traffic to our website after the festival. We will definitely be a part of the event in the future!
– Alapure Cosmetics

ACTIVITIES
• We secure a popular, local venue that reflects that Green Festival mission and culture
• We invite a limited number of local exhibitors and sponsors to attend and showcase their
products as a preview of the Green Festival
• Exhibitors can contribute samples, materials or coupons for the party gift bags or raffles
• We also invite influentials, community and business leaders, advocates for Green Festival and potential partners and sponsors
• It creates opportunities for Launch Party attendees to learn about Green Festival, interact with exhibitors, new offerings, such as the award series, preview of a performance and encourage attendees to spread the word and attend Green Festival
• The party creates visuals to promote Green Festival and featured exhibitors – posters, signage and step and repeat photos
• Our Media Agency invites local media partners, journalists or government officials to give an opening welcome to represent the local community

BENEFITS FOR EXHIBITORS
One-on-one interaction with guests including representatives from the media
Visibility and raised awareness among key influencers as a featured exhibitor and event sponsor
Attention of Green Festival media staff for future pitching and interviews
During and Post-event visibility in invitations, social media, website recap and photo gallery
Throughthegiftbag,exhibitorsgettoputtheirproductsintothehandsofthemediaandinfluential
consumers for reviews and repeat purchases
Attendee Profiles
ATTENDEE SURVEY RESULTS
Green Festival offers something for everyone with the widest selection of products and services to work green, play green and live green. Attendees can shop, enjoy vegan/ vegetarian/organic foods, and learn from hands-on demos, educational activities and inspirational speakers.

EXHIBITOR & B2B PROFILES
EXHIBITOR SURVEY RESULTS
This is a proven opportunity for your products and services to be embraced by tens of thousands of potential customers in five of the most dynamic markets in the United States: New York City, Washington D.C., Los Angeles, San Francisco and Fort Lauderdale.

B2B OUTREACH
Green Festival's new B2B Outreach connects exhibitors with retailers through:
Direct marketing to hundreds of local and regional retailers and wholesalers
Lounge available for meetings with buyers
B2B online Exhibitor Directory with product information
Media outreach targeting retailer and business audiences

CONFIRMED BUYERS FROM THESE COMPANIES WERE ON OUR FLOOR:
• Whole Foods
• Sephora
• US Foods
• Big 5 Sporting Goods
• TJX (TJ Maxx, Sierra Trading Post, Marshalls) • Sport Chalet
• Scandia Home • Costco
• Yoga Works
• Bloomingdale's
• Lakeshore Learning Materials • Lassen's
• Winco Foods
• NorthGate Markets
• Ross Stores
• Healthy Spot
...and many local buyers!

Floor Plan


Please contact the event manager Marilyn below for the following:
- Discounts for registering 5 or more participants.
- If you company requires a price quotation.
Event Manager Contact: marilyn.b.turner(at)nyeventslist.com
You can also contact us if you require a visa invitation letter, after ticket purchase.
We can also provide a certificate of completion for this event if required.


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