The conference for smart home service industry leaders.

December 3rd-6th, 2019 | Raleigh, NC

Calling All Smart Business Owners...

We’re bringing together some of the most recognized names and influential business leaders in the lawn care and pest control industries in one place so you can benefit from their lifetime of experience, ignite your leadership, and take your business to the next level.

CO2 is about testing new ideas, re-examining old ones, and exploring new possibilities for yourself and your business. With two and a half jam-packed days of content & networking events, you'll gain the tools to push yourself beyond your comfort zone and deepen your understanding of how to meet and exceed your goals.

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Tuesday, 12/3

Day 1 kicks off with 2020 Client Strategy Meetings & an evening of networking at our Welcome Reception!

Wednesday, 12/4

First full conference day centered around leading the growth of your business, followed by evening reception.

Thursday, 12/5

Second full conference day centered around building and developing your best team, followed by evening reception.

Friday, 12/6

Get hands-on with your conference takeaways in a guided workshop - Details to come.

The CO2 conferences have had more of a quality impact on my company than anything else I've done in the past thirty years.

Simon Shaw Pest-X Exterminating, Inc.

Want to go to the Super Bowl?

Of course you do. 

This year, compete against other attendees to win two endzone tickets to Super Bowl LIV in Miami. 

See How to Win

2019 Room Block 

Book your stay at the Sheraton in Downtown Raleigh!

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2019 Sponsors

Why CO2?

From do-it-yourself initiatives to agency level solutions, you'll get industry specific tips, advice, and actionables from experts who know your business and your customers.

Face Time

This isn't your usual mega-conference. We keep things small, meaning you’ll have easy access to our presenters and your peers.


Our speakers and panelists are seasoned pros, sharing actionable strategies and time-tested methods that are directly relevant to your bottom line success.

Interactive Workshops

You won't just leave full of ideas! With hands-on and interactive workshops, you'll be ready to put what you've learned into action immediately.


You'll have numerous opportunities to make new connections with other business leaders during sessions, workshops, and evening receptions.

Featured Speakers

We brought together a group of experts, from masters of digital marketing to seasoned professionals in the service industry, to deliver truly actionable advice. See how all these friendly faces fit into our 2019 conference schedule! 

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Brad Leahy

Vice President

Blades of Green

Developing Your Employer Brand

Mike Rottler


Rottler Pest & Lawn Solutions

Leadership to Ignite Growth

Tom Jarzynka

Senior Director

Massey Services, Inc.

Building a Better "Added-Value" Business Model

Blair Matthews

Head of Sales & Marketing

American Turf & Tree Care

Modernizing Your Services

Frank Andolina

Frank Andolina

Chief Operating Officer


5 Mistakes Made, 5 Lessons Learned

Sarah Verlinger

Sarah Verlinger

HR Coordinator

Triangle Pest Control

Understanding the Applicant Journey

Joel Miller

Joel Miller


Miller Pest & Termite

Developing Leaders Within Your Team

Angela Hieronimus

Angela Hieronimus

Human Resources Manager

Blades of Green

Generation Z: The New Entry-Level

Joe Sheehan


Colony Pest Management, Inc.

Leading with Authenticity

Denise Wartan

General Manager

Trad's Garden Center & Pest Control

Driving Brand Awareness

Dr. Hamilton Allen

Director of Training

Senske Service

Modern Employee Onboarding

Sharon Roebuck

Sharon Roebuck

Chief Operations Officer

Eastside Exterminators

Building a Retention-Focused Culture

Leslie Wyman


Epcon Lane

Training for Teamwork

Marybeth Hall

Recruiting Manager

Rollins, Inc.

Diversifying Your Applicant Pool

Donnie Shelton



Daily Kickoffs

This conference really inspired me and gave me some great ideas to take back to work. I am so glad I attended, and I hope to attend any future conferences!

Ashton Long Long Brothers Landscaping

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