upcoming trade shows and events.


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Connect with Maria Zampini and Upshoot at the following upcoming industry and consumer events and speaking engagements.

 If you’re interested in having Maria speak to your group, contact her today at maria@upshoothort.com.

To see where Maria has spoken in the past as well as a list of talk titles, visit the Recent Speaking Engagements page or her speaker biography and resume.


Herb Society of AmericaApril 19, 2017
“Gardening Trends Featuring Foodscapes”
Frankenmuth, MI

Wednesday, April 19, 2017 at Zehnder’s of Frankenmuth, 730 S. Main Street, Frankenmuth, MI 48734. Doors open at 10 a.m.; lunch at noon, and presentation by Maria Zampini at 1:15 p.m.

This is the Mid-Michigan Unit’s 35th annual luncheon. It’s a tradition and a way to welcome spring and celebrate the beginning of another growing season. To help promote the use and delight of herbs, each luncheon has featured The Herb of the Year and a menu personally selected by Executive Chef John Jehnder.

Contact Elaine Kimmerly at 989-652-9648 or Joy Gajewski at 989-777-3213 for more information.

Cultivate17July 15-18, 2017
HIP Labels Booth
Convention Center
Columbus, OH

GWA Conference and Expo 2017August 4-7, 2017
GWA Annual Conference and Expo
Buffalo, NY

IGC ShowAugust 15-17, 2017
IGC Show
Navy Pier’s Festival Hall
Chicago, MI

Farwest ShowAugust 23-25, 2017
Farwest 2017
Convention Center
Portland, Oregon