The Educated Arborist: Climbing Techniques & Tree Care Seminar
Russo: Elgin (December 2, 2016 | 9:00am-2:00pm)
Earn 4 ISA CEUs by attending our free Climbing Techniques and Tree Care Seminar taught by Eduardo Medina from Davey Tree Experts and Dr. John Lloyd from Precision Organics. They will be covering the industry's most current and best practices. Lunch will be provided.
ECCO Warning Lights Demo Truck Visit
Russo: Frankfort (October 24, 2016 | 9:00am-11:30pm)
Russo: Naperville (October 24, 2016 | 1:00pm-3:00pm)
Russo: Elgin (October 25, 2016 | 9:00am-11:30pm)
Russo: Schiller Park (October 25, 2016 | 1:00pm-3:00pm)
Customers were able to view a variety of beacons, work lights, and light bars in action on the ECCO demo truck. ECCO and Russo sales reps showcased product special features and answered questions. There was sale pricing on select lights.
Russo: Elgin (October 28, 2016 | 9:30am-11:30pm)
Earn 1.5 ISA CEUs by attending our free Chainsaw Safety Course taught by Andrew Guetler from Stihl. He will be covering all the basics from safe chainsaw starting, usage, handling and more.
Russo: Frankfort (October 15, 2016 | 8:30am-4pm)
Russo Power Equipment held the auction at the Frankfort location on Saturday, October 15, 2016. The Equipment Preview Day was on Friday, October 14th. The auction was open to the public and free to register.
All Russo Locations (September 30, 2016 | 10am-2pm)
We hosted our annual winter open house event to celebrate snow, ice, and the products that makes it disappear. There was food, demos, free seminars, ice melt information, and special one day only deals! More information and seminar registration can be found here.
Russo Elgin Grand Opening
1001 N. Randall Rd., Elgin IL (August 18th, 2016 | 10am)
We celebrated our newest location with a ribbon cutting ceremony, free food, raffles, giveaways and more! This was also a great chance to meet with representatives from the most prominent companies in the industry for demonstrations and information on the new products on the market.
Arborist Training Class "The Art of Rigging" with Eduardo Medina
Russo: Hainesville (June 3, 2016 | 9am-2pm)
Held at our Hainesville location, "The Art of Rigging", was a free arborist training class taught by certified trainer Eduardo Medina from Davey Tree Professionals. The class was focused on rigging applications, best practices and techniques, exploration of the various gear, and climbing safety strategy. How to develop and grow your plant health care division was also discussed. Attendees earned 5 hours of certified arborist CEU credit upon completion. Complimentary lunch was provided.
Russo Power Equipment Spring Open Houses
Hainesville & Naperville (Friday, March 11, 2016 | 10am-2pm)
Frankfort & Schiller Park (Friday, March 18, 2016 | 10am-2pm)
At the Open Houses we will have representatives visit from the most prominent companies in the industry to put on demonstrations and inform customers of the new products on the market. There will be food and one day only deals.
Russo: Hainesville (April 9, 2016 | 8am-4pm)
Russo Power Equipment is excited to have its 4th Annual Used Equipment Auction! The auction will be held at our Hainesville location on Saturday, April 9, 2016. The auction is open to the public and free to register.
Download Bidder Registration Form - English | Español
Register Online - Here
Plant Health Care Education Days
Hainesville (Wednesday, February 24, 2016 | 8am-12pm)
Frankfort (Wednesday, March 2, 2016 | 8am-12pm)
On these two dates you could have learned from represenatives of some of the industry's leaders in plant health products and supplies.
PBI Gordon, Spring Valley, Summit Seed, Permagreen, Nufarm, and The Andersons attended.
More Information & Seminar Schedule - Click Here
Fleet Management Seminars- Member Benefits
Hainesville (Tuesday, February 9, 2016 | 10am)
Frankfort (Wednesday, February 10, 2016 | 10am)
Naperville (Thursday, February 11, 2016 | 10am)
Schiller Park (Friday, February 12, 2016 | 10am)
These seminars covered the Manufacture Sponsored Fleet Management Programs that are available to qualifying customers. Beyond the manufacture sponsored programs, Russo’s adds additional benefits with parts stocking, service contracts and financing options. The customization process is endless and participation in a fleet program only makes a participants company more valuable.
2016 iLandscape Show
Renaissance Schaumburg Convention Center (February 3-5, 2016)
The iLandscape Show is the Midwest's most exciting trade show for the green industry. The three day show featured opportunities for lawn and landscape professionals, equipment dealers, growers, and construction business to view the newest products, technology, and best practices. We were at booth #736 and gave away an iPad Mini 2 & Chicago Wolves tickets.
Russo Power Equipment Year-End Warehouse Sale
Russo: Frankfort, Hainesville, Naperville, and Schiller Park locations (Friday, November 6th, 2015 | 7am - 4pm)
We had our first-ever Year-End Warehouse Sale! We were making room for new product. Customers were able to take advantage of huge markdowns on our warehouse inventory. This sale was November 6th only held at all Russo locations. Items included: 2-Cycle Equipment, Maintenance Equipment, Arborist Gear, Irrigation, Turf Care Products, Landscaping Tools, Mowers, Vehicles & Tractors.
Russo Power Equipment Winter Open House
Russo: Frankfort, Hainesville, Naperville, and Schiller Park locations (Thursday, October 8th, 2015 | 10am - 2pm)
At the Open Houses we had representatives visit from the most prominent companies in the industry who put on demonstrations and informed customers of their newest products on the market. There was food and one day only deals.
Cushman Day Event
Russo: Schiller Park (Thursday, July 16th, 2015 | 10am - 2pm)
This was your opportunity to shift your crew into overdrive with Cushman. Discounts started at $800 on select models! Guests joined us in Schiller Park to receive hands on and explore the full line of industrial, commercial, and utility vehicles. Test drives were taken and demonstrated how having Cushman their fleets will increase productivity.
ILCA Summer Field Day
Cantigny Park, Wheaton, Illinois (Wednesday, August 5, 2015)
The ILCA Summer Field Day event, the Midwest’s largest outdoor tradeshow for landscape professionals. It's a 55-year old annual tradition that brings together professionals from across the landscape industry. A great day of food, fun, networking, and a little business was had.
SIMA Snow & Ice Symposium
Schaumburg Renaissance Convention Center (June 24-27, 2015)
Russo's was at the SIMA Show where they help educate on the best principles of business management, snow and ice operations, leadership and more. We were at booth number 1036 during the trade show on Thursday, June 25th from 1:00pm - 6:00pm, and Friday, June 26th from 9:30am - 12:30pm.
Equipment Safety and Maintenance Seminars
Russo: Schiller Park (Tuesday, May 12, 2015)
Equipment Safety & Maintenance Seminar by TORO | 10am
Learn about Mean Green Mowers battery powered equipment | 1pm
Russo: Frankfort (Wednesday, May 13, 2015)
PPE Safety Seminar by Safety Meeting Outlines, Inc | 10am
Learn about Oregon battery powered equipment | 1pm
Russo: Hainesville (Thursday, May 14, 2015)
Equipment Safety & Maintenance Seminar by TORO | 10am
Equipment Safety & Maintenance Seminar by ECHO | 1pm
Russo: Naperville (Friday, May 15, 2015)
Equipment Safety & Maintenance Seminar by Cushman | 10am
Learn about Stihl battery powered equipment | 1pm
Russo: Schiller Park (May 20, 2015 | 9am-3pm)
The day is dedicated to Kubota products. We will have Kubota representatives in store for customers to learn more about Kubota's wide variety of power equipment and to find out more about how they can lease a machine.
Russo: Schiller Park (May 20,2015 | 10am)
NJPA creates national cooperative contract purchasing opportunities and solutions on behalf of its members which include all government, education and non-profit agencies nationwide. Learn how your membership will save both time and money.
APWA Public Works Show
Renaissance Schaumburg Convention Center (May 20-21,2015)
Russo Power Equipment will join over 100 exhibitors under one roof to display the latest products, services and solutions. Featuring over 1,500 public works professionals representing 100 different communities and agencies to network with those who share your passion and profession. Event activities include sessions with great speakers, raffles, a 5k fun run and more!
Arborist Training Class
Russo: Hainesville (Friday, May 22,2015 | 10am-2pm)
Join us in Hainesville for a class to learn from arborist Eduardo Medina with Davey Tree Expert Company. He will demo knots, climbing, and rigging from 10am - 12pm. Eduardo is an ISA Certified Arborist and Tree Worker/Climber who has worked for twenty-five years as a bilingual tree climber, crew leader, safety coordinator and trainer. Space is limited.
Russo Power Equipment Spring Open Houses
Russo: Schiller Park (Friday, March 6, 2015 | 10am-2pm)
Russo: Naperville (Friday, March 13, 2015 | 10am-2pm)
Russo: Frankfort (Friday, March 20, 2015 | 10am-2pm)
Russo: Hainesville (Friday, March 27, 2015 | 10am-2pm)
At the Open Houses we had representatives visit from the most prominent companies in the industry to put on demonstrations and inform customers of the new products on the market. There was food and one day only deals.
Russo Power Equipment Spring Auction
Russo: Hainesville (Saturday, March 28, 2015 | Started at 8am)
Our third Spring Used Equipment Auction was at our Hainesville location. This auction was open the the public and there was over 1,100 lots bid on at our one day only event ranging from chainsaws, to mowers, to large equipment vehicles.
Renaissance Schaumburg Convention Center (February 25-27, 2015)
The iLandscape Show is the Midwest's newest and exciting trade show for the green industry. The three day show featured opportunities for lawn and landscape professionals, equipment dealers, growers and construction businesses to view the newest products, technology and best practices.
Certified Treecare Safety Professional Workshop
Schiller Park (January 13-14, 2015 | 7-4pm)
You had to prequalify and preregister for this event. Please visit TCIA.org here to register. This two-day advanced safety/behavioral workshop and certification exam was ran by the Tree Care Industry Association.
Russo Frankfort Grand Opening
Russo: Frankfort (November 19th, 2014 | 10am)
Russo celebrated it's newest location with a ribbon cutting ceremony, food, raffles and a guest appearance by chainsaw artist Jason Emmons.
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