Illinois Arborist Association Conference & Trade Show
Join Russo Power Equipment as we attend the 32nd annual IAA Trade Show October 21-22, 2014
IAA 2014 is the only conference where you'll hear informed debate and focussed discusssion on the current issues and trends facing Illinois' Tree Care Industry. With an opportunity to learn from national experts and you Illinois peers, IAA is you meeting place for Illinois Tree Care Community.
Russo's Winter Used Equipment Auction
Russo: Hainesville (Viewing Day: October 3, 2014 | 8am-4pm) (Auction Day: October 4, 2014 | 7am)
Russo Power Equipment had a great time with our Winter Used Equipment Auction! We had lots of winter equipment such as plows, salt spreaders, snow blowers, and much more! The auction was held at our Hainesville location on Saturday, October 4, 2014. This was a no-reserve auction that was open to the public and free to register. This auction was held in conjunction with Obenauf Auction Services, one of the best auction services in the state!
Winter Open House
Schiller Park (September 9, 2014 | 9am-2pm)
Naperville (September 10, 2014 | 9am-2pm)
Hainesville (September 11, 2014 | 9am-2pm)
Russo Power Equipment hosted our second winter open house event that celebrated snow, ice, and the machinery that makes it disappear. There was free food, demos, seminars, ice melt information, and special one day only deals!
Russo Open Interviews | New Frankfort Location
Russo: Frankfort (July 16, 2014 | 9am-2pm)
Russo Power Equipment held open interviews for their fifth retail location in Frankfort, Ilinois. They hosted an Open Interview Day on Wednesday, July 16, 2014 at their new location at 21660 S La Grange Road, Frankfort, IL 60423.
Golden Oaks Rodeo Grounds (July 12-14, 2013)
Russo Power Equipment co-sponsored the exciting weekend of events. It kicked off on Saturday, July 12th with a party and concert and ended on Sunday, July 13th with family day. Adults and children alike had tons of fun!
Dingo Demo Days
Russo: Naperville (June 17, 2014 | 10am-2pm)
Russo: Schiller Park (June 18, 2014 | 10am-2pm)
Russo: Hainesville (June 19, 2014 | 10am-2pm)
Russo Power Equipment held a Dingo Demo Day at each of its locations. Attendees had the opportunity to get hands on experience by trying out the available attachments for the Toro Dingo. There was food and drinks throughout the event.
APWA Chicago Expo & Conference
Schaumburg Convention Center (June 10-11, 2014 | 7am-2:30pm)
Russo Power Equipment joined over 100 exhibitors all under one roof displaying the latest products, services and solutions. Featured over 1,500 public works professionals representing 100 different communities and agencies networking with those who share your passion and profession. Event activities included sessions with great speakers (such as Lew Bender), raffles, a 5k fun run and more!
2-Cycle Equipment Safety Seminar
Russo: Hainesville (June 3, 2014 | 9am-11pm and 12pm-2pm)
Russo: Schiller Park (June 4, 2014 | 9am-11pm and 12pm-2pm)
Russo: Naperville (June 5, 2014 | 9am-11pm and 12pm-2pm)
Russo Power Equipment held 2-Cycle Equipment Safety Seminars at all locations. The seminars were sponsored by Stihl and featured speaker, Ian Hunt, an ISA certified arborist, Gold certified Stihl technician and Product Application Specialist for Mississippi Valley Stihl with over 10 years of experience. It was FREE to register and there was a free lunch as well.
Russo's 2nd Annual Used Equipment Auction
Russo: Hainesville (March 29, 2014 | 8am-4pm)
Russo Power Equipment held its 2nd Annual Used Equipment Auction. The auction was held at our Hainesville location on Saturday, March 29, 2014. The auction was held at our Hainesville location and with over 1,000 pieces of power equipment to choose from our customers had a great time. A big thank you to all of our customers for making it such a wonderful experience!
Russo: Hainesville - Open House (Friday, March 7, 2014 | 10am-2pm)
Russo: Schiller Park - Open House (Friday, March 14, 2014 | 10am-2pm)
Russo: Naperville - Open House (Friday, March 21, 2014) | 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. We also had great raffle prizes and a live tiger!
Arborist Training Class
Russo: Schiller Park (March 14, 2014 | 10am-2pm)
Russo Power Equipment held a FREE arborist related training class at our Schiller Park location.
Certified Tree Care Professional Workshop
Schiller Park (February 11-12, 2014 | 7am-4pm)
Two-day advanced safety/behavioral workshop and certification exam.
Renaissance Schaumburg Convention Center (February 5-7, 2014)
The iLandscape Show is the Midwest's new and exciting tradeshow 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.
Naperville (September 18, 2013 |10am-2pm)
Schiller Park (September 19, 2013 |10am-2pm)
Hainesville (September 20, 2013 |10am-2pm)
We had a wonderful first winter open house event that celebrated snow, ice, and the machinery that makes it disappear.
There were demos, snow safety seminars, ice melt information, and more.
Turf Education Day - Chicago Botanic Garden (September 13, 2013 | 8am-3:15pm)
The ILCA, in conjunction with the Illinois Professional Lawn Care Association and Chicago Botanic Garden hosted this 1-day overview of lawn and turf care. Attendees had their choice of over 15 educational sessions to attend and it was a great time. Turf Education Day has continuously been the premier annual event for turf professionals and we were happy to attend.
APWA International Public Works Show - McCormick Place (August 25-28, 2013)
We had a great booth at one of the best public works shows in the Chicagoland area. The event featured many exhibitors, thousands of public works professionals, and a few keynote speakers, one being the legendary Mike Ditka. Thanks to everyone who came out!
Dingo Day - Naperville (August 28, 2013 | 9am-2pm)
We had a wonderful turnout for our annual Dingo Day event. Customers got hands on experience with trying out over 10 different attachments on the Dingo compact utility loaders.
Summer Field Day - Ball Horticultural Company (August 1, 2013 | 8:30am-3pm)
Summer Field Day was a great time at the stunning gardens of Ball Horticultural Company in West Chicago, IL. The Illinois Landscape Contractors Association plays host to this eventful day which included a safety & maintenance seminar, a bags tournament and lots of exhibitors including Russo Power.
Sports Turf Technology and Equipment Fair (and Golf) - Brent Hassert Park (July 24, 2013 | 8am-2pm)
The Illinois Sports Turf Managers Association presented a day of learning and fun at Brent Hassert Park in Crest Hill, IL. Many visitors learned new turf technologies, how to build their network, and spoke with turf managers about any issues they may have had
Wauconda Rodeo - Golden Oaks Rodeo Grounds (July 12-14, 2013)
We are proud to have co-sponsored this exciting weekend of events. It kicked off on Friday, July 12th with a party and concert and ended on Sunday, July 14th with family day. It was lots of fun for adults and children alike.
Russo: Schiller Park - Kubota Days (May 23, 2013 | 9am-3pm)
The day was dedicated to Kubota products. We had 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: Hainesville - Used Equipment Auction (March 23, 2013)
Our first used equipment auction was a great success! The auction was held at our Hainesville location and with over 1,000 pieces of power equipment to choose from our customers had a great time. A big thank you to all of our customers for making it such a wonderful experience. Check out some of the pictures of the Auction on our facebook page here.
Russo: Hainesville - Open House (March 1, 2013)
Russo: Schiller Park - Open House (March 8, 2013)
Russo: Naperville - Open House (March 15, 2013)
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. We had a mechanical bull, food, raffle prizes, and great guests!
Mid-Am at Navy Pier (January 16-18, 2013)
The Mid-Am Trade Show is the Midwest's one-stop marketplace for green industry professionals' needs. Mid-Am as always was a great success and we want to thank all everyone who came out to join us! Check out our Mid America Horticultural Trade Show news article for information.
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