Keynote Speakers Proving Popular for GIMA Day Conference

17415 GIMA Logo NEW (2)Spaces are filling up fast for next month’s GIMA Day Conference, where the headline speakers include Julian Winfield and Conna Powles from Haskins Garden Centres, and Alan Roper of Blue Diamond Group.

The event is being held on Wednesday 15th April and is being hosted by Haskins Garden Centres at their Roundstone centre.

Hear how both of these visionary leaders are growing their successful businesses through their dedication to keeping their stores at the forefront of garden centre retailing in the UK.  Practical advice is on hand too with Conna Powles, Buying Director at Haskins Garden Centres, taking us on a trip ‘inside the mind of a buyer’.

The conference will also hear from Stephen Sidkin, Partner at Fox Williams LLP and founder of on maximising your performance from agents and distributors, and Guy Moreton of MorePeople on how succession planning can help make your business or department better.

Vicky Nuttall, GIMA Director said ‘I’m very excited about the line up of speakers for our next conference as we’ve got something for everyone.  We’ll also be providing delegates with an update on some of the exciting things we’ve got planned for GIMA and its membership’

The Day Conference is open to anyone who wishes to attend, with GIMA members benefiting from subsidised rates.  The GIMA AGM will precede the Day Conference and is open to fully paid up GIMA members only.

To book your place, visit , contact the GIMA office on 01959 564947 or e-mail