The conference for smart service industry leaders.

December 4th-7th, 2018 | Raleigh, NC

CO2 is an owner's summit like you’ve never experienced before.

We’re bringing together some of the most recognized names and influential business leaders in the lawn care, pest control, HVAC, and plumbing industries in one place so you can benefit from their lifetime of experience.

You won't find pundits recycling stale presentations here. CO2 about to testing new ideas, re-examining old ones, and exploring new possibilities for yourself and your business. Over two jam-packed days of content and 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.

Join us!

get your ticket

Attendance is limited - register your team today!

Buy your ticket

Book Your Hotel

Stay right in the middle of downtown Raleigh!

Book now
CO2 Raleigh

Explore Raleigh

Discover all of what Raleigh has to offer!

See the Sights

CO2 greatly surpassed my expectations. The content was very timely, innovative and well delivered...I thoroughly enjoyed the conference and already plan to make it an annual event.

Sid Sexton Sexton Lawn & Landscape

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’ve limited attendance to 75, meaning you’ll get easy access to our presenters and your peers.

Experts

Our speakers and panelists are sharing strategies of the future and time-tested methods that are directly relevant to your bottom line success.

Demos

Learn how Coalmarch and sponsor products can help you manage your customer and employee growth.

Networking

You’re not alone! Learn from your peers and make new connections to get the support and guidance you need to succeed.

Last CO2 was a life-changing event for our company.

Simon Shaw Pest-X

See Last Year's Program

We brought together a group of experts, from masters of digital marketing to seasoned professionals in the service industry, to deliver truly actionable advice. 2018 is shaping up to be even more incredible - subscribe to our email updates to find out more!

Subscribe Now

Bobby Jenkins

Owner

ABC Home & Commercial Services

Building a Leadership Team

Erin Richardson

Owner

All-American Pest Control

Creating a Better Team Experience

Hamilton Allen

Director of Training

Senske Services

All Things TECH: Utilizing TECHnology to train your TECHnicians

Maria Mayorga

Director of Strategy

Coalmarch Productions

The Perfect Recruitment Model for Your Business

Frank Andolina

Frank Andolina

Director of Digital Marketing

Coalmarch Productions

Solving the Lead Matrix

Josh Baker

Josh Baker

VP of Sales

Triangle Pest Control

Closing the Loop: Tracking Leads in Real Time

Todd Fisher

CEO

Call Tracking Metrics

How Call Tracking Can Revolutionize Your Sales

Hunt Davis

Hunt Davis

CEO

Canopy Services

Reimagining a Home Service Business

Joe Durfey

VP of Strategic Partnerships

Grow

Boosting Your Growth With Better Data

Brad Leahy

Brad Leahy

Owner

Blades of Green

Panelist Special to CO2

Donnie Shelton

CEO

Coalmarch Productions

Opening Remarks

Jason Stanley

Jason Stanley

Coalmarch Productions

Master of Ceremonies

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

2018 Agenda

Day One - December 5

7:00AM

BREAKFAST

8:00AM

Opening Remarks

Donnie Shelton

8:15AM

Leading & Leadership

Donnie Shelton

 

9:00AM

MINI BREAK

9:15AM

Blast Cap

Train Your Team to Be a Recruiting Machine

9:30AM

Panel Discussion

$1 Million Company vs $10 Million Company: What's the difference?

9:45AM

MINI BREAK

10:00 AM

The People Attraction System

Maria Mayorga

11:00 AM

Blast Cap

Background Screenings

11:15AM

Panel Discussion

Hiring at $1M vs. Hiring at $10M

12 PM

Lunch

 

 

12:45 PM

The Future of Training

1:30 PM

MINI BREAK

1:45 PM

Blast Cap

Simple tweaks to deliver a stellar candidate experience

2:00PM

Panel Discussion

Training and Hiring- $1M vs $10M

2:15 PM

MINI BREAK

 

 

2:30 PM

CULTURE

Bobby Jenkins

3:15 PM

MINI BREAK

3:30 PM

Blast Cap

Failing Intelligently

3:45 PM

Panel Discussion

Business Mistakes Made- $1M vs. $10M

4:00 PM

Closing Remarks

Donnie Shelton

6:30 PM

Evening Reception

Day Two - December 6

7:00AM

BREAKFAST

8:00AM

Opening Remarks

Donnie Shelton

8:15 AM

Your Marketing/Frame System

Laura Simis

 

9:00 AM

Mini Break

9:15 AM

Blast Cap

Outbound Calling

9:30AM

Panel Discussion

Marketing- $1M vs $10M

9:45AM

MINI BREAK

10:00 AM

Future of Inbound Marketing

Frank Andolina

10:45AM

MINI BREAK

11:00 AM

Blast Cap

Where to Next?

11:15 AM

Panel Discussion

Growth Trajectories- $1M vs. $10M

 

11:30 AM

LUNCH

12:45 PM

Alternatives to Growth

Dan Gordon

1:30 PM

MINI BREAK

 

1:45 PM

BLAST CAP

Confessions of a Door-to-Door Salesman

2:00PM

Panel Discussion

 

 

2:15PM

Mini Break

2:30 PM

The Necessity of Branding

3:15 PM

Mini Break

 

3:30 PM

Blast Cap

3:45 PM

Panel Discussion

 

4:00 PM

Closing Remarks

2018 Sponsors

call tracking metrics sponsor
univar sponsor logo
catchmaster sponsor logo

Become a Sponsor

Looking to get your product in front of key decision-makers? Tired of getting lost in the sauce at larger conferences? Click below to take a look at our sponsorship opportunities.

Find Out More

Latest News & Events

co2 2018
2minuteread

Key Performance Indicators 101

#CO2, #Leadership&Management
Have you ever set a New Year’s Resolution and a month later realize that you’re not on the right track and just give up? That’s okay, 90% of people do (..guilty as charged). One reason that I lose...
12minuteread

Keep Your Customers. Keep Your Profit.

#LawnCare, #PestControl, #CO2, #CustomerExperience
We all know having happier customers makes life easier. They don’t complain, they leave good reviews, they refer people. But it also makes business sense because we all know that it costs more to...