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Upcoming Events…

 

Fall/Winter Open House

All Russo Locations (October 27, 2017 | 10:00am-2:00pm)

Join us at any of our 5 Russo Power Equipment locations to help celebrate snow, ice, and the products that make it disappear. There will be food, demos, product reps, ice melt information, and can't miss one-day-only deals, including 20% off ALL Echo Units!


Chainsaw Safety Seminar

Russo: Elgin (November 3, 2017 | 9:30am-11:30am)

Earn 1.5 ISA CEUs while learning about the best chainsaw safety practices from Andrew Andrew Guetler, a Gold Certified MasterWrench Service® Technician with Stihl. 

Register Online»

 

 

Past Events…

 

Fall Used Equipment Auction

Russo: Frankfort (October 14, 2017 | Doors 7am | Starts 8:30)

Russo Power Equipment is excited to have its 2nd Annual Fall Used Equipment Auction! The auction will be held at our Frankfort location on Saturday, October 14, 2017 with an Equipment Inspection Day on Friday, October 13th from 8am - 4pm. The auction is open to the public and free to register.

 

Russo Tent Event

Russo: Elgin (July 19, 2017 | 8:00am-2:00pm)

Join us for a huge selection of summer savings on everything from landscaping equipment to parts! We will have hundreds of items marked down for this ONE-DAY-ONLY event, including special pricing on essentials like oil filters, pre-mix fuel and tune up kits. Also, the Echo Roadshow will also be here offering demos on their newest equipment, along with raffles, free giveaways, and moreYou don't want to miss this event More Tent Event Info >

 

Chainsaw Safety Seminar

Russo: Frankfort (July 26, 2017 | 9:30am-11:30am)

Earn 1.5 ISA CEUs while learning about the best chainsaw safety practices from Andrew Andrew Guetler, a Gold Certified MasterWrench Service® Technician with Stihl. 

 

Russo's Annual Spring Used Equipment Auction

Russo: Hainesville (April 8, 2017 | 8am-4pm)

Russo Power Equipment is excited to have its 5th Annual Used Equipment Auction! The auction will be held at our Hainesville location on Saturday, April 8, 2017. The auction is open to the public and free to register.

 

Chainsaw Safety Seminar

Russo: Hainesville (April 28, 2017 | 9:30am-11:30am)

Earn 1.5 ISA CEUs while learning about the best chainsaw safety practices from Andrew Andrew Guetler, a Gold Certified MasterWrench Service® Technician with Stihl. 


Russo Fleet Management Benefits Seminar

Hainesville & Elgin (Friday, March 10, 2017 | 9am-10:30am)

Frankfort & Schiller Park (Friday, March 17, 2017 | 9am-10:30am)

Join us before each of the Open Houses to learn about how participating in a custom Russo Fleet Management Program will not only save your company on equipment, parts, service, and time, but how it will have a positive effect on your business as a whole. Attendance is free, but space is limited, so register today.

 

Russo Power Equipment Spring Open Houses

Hainesville & Elgin (Friday, March 10, 2017 | 10am-2pm)

Naperville, Frankfort & Schiller Park (Friday, March 17, 2017 | 10am-2pm)

At the Open Houses we will have representatives from the most prominent companies in the industry put on demonstrations and inform customers of the new products on the market. There will food, raffles, a fleet management seminar, giveaways, and one day only deals. Don't Miss Out! 20% off ALL Echo and Echo BearCat Equipment!

 

Plant Health Care Education Days

Elgin (Wednesday, February 15, 2017 | 8am-12pm)

Frankfort (Wednesday, February 22, 2017 | 8am-12pm)

Join us during our Plant Health Care Education Days to learn about plant heath care from the lawn care industry professionals. Our guest speakers aim to educate you on the most up-to-date best practices and modern strategies currently being used in the field. Discuss new and commonly used products in a relaxed environment with representatives from: The Andersons, Nufarm, PBI Gordon, and Russo Turf Supply, at no cost to you. Don't wait, space is limited! Register today.

 

ILCA's iLandscape 2017 - Branching Out

Renaissance Schaumburg Convention Center Hotel
1551 N. Thoreau Dr., Schaumburg, IL 60173

There were over 450 booths showcasing the latest trends in plants, green industry products, hardscapes, equipment, and more. iLandscape gathers the best minds in the green industry as part of its educational program. The event featured over 30 unique education sessions. Spanish-language education sessions were available at no additional cost and students could attend the show for free and receive discounted rates on education!

 

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's Annual Spring Used Equipment Auction

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

 

Kubota Days

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.

 

NJPA Seminar

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.

 

iLandscape Show

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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