GIMA Press Release
13th July 2017
GIMA Awards 2017 – And the winners are ……
The winners of the GIMA awards 2017 were announced last week at another sell-out event (Celtic Manor Resort, Newport, South Wales). The pinnacle of the garden retail industry’s calendar, the event brought together manufacturers, retailers, members of the press and industry figures, to celebrate the 16 highly-deserving winners.
Last week (Friday 12th May), the GIMA team were over the moon to win silver at the inaugural Awards Awards ceremony. This exciting accolade was awarded to the GIMA team for their continued efforts in delivering the annual GIMA Awards, with the event scooping silver in the ‘Best Event – less than 500 attendees’ category.
The Awards Awards – a brand
Celebrated jump jockey, Richard Pitman to host this year’s GIMA Charity Golf and Activity Day Dinner
This year’s GIMA Charity Golf and Activity Day dinner will be hosted by Richard Pitman.
Pitman, a retired jump jockey, rode 470 winners in his career including Lanzarote in the 1974 Champion Hurdle and 4000 losers, which includes Crisp in the 1973 Grand National when he
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A key event in the garden retail calendar, the countdown has begun for the GIMA Awards 2017 (13th July, Celtic Manor). As the trade association issues a call to action for entries, it has also revealed who will be making up its judging panel this year.
Taking on the challenge of deciding the best of the best
Demystifying The Digital World – 15th June 2017
A one day workshop for garden industry suppliers or manufacturers
Websites and social media can be one of the best investments a company makes. Demystifying the Digital World aims to provide practical advice and tips to enable manufacturers to gainer leverage with their online presence. More detail about the workshop here or complete on-line registration here.