COLUMBUS, Ohio – The 8,000 green industry professionals who will arrive at the 
Columbus Convention Center for the Central Environmental Nursery Trade Show 
(CENTS) Exhibition are in for a surprise. Yes, the convention will showcase special 
deals on goods, a first peek at new products and trends, sought-after speakers and 
mission-critical business programs and education as always. But this year? It will be an 

CENTS is recognized for its unique ability to draw key industry players as well as small 
businesses because of the strength of the show. Packed with relevancy, CENTS also 
makes it efficient for companies to exhibit and attend the show, making sure everything 
behind the scenes runs smoothly and ample opportunities are forged to promote face-to- 
face networking. 

The CENTS conference will run Jan. 13-15, 2014 at The Greater Columbus Convention Center in Columbus, Ohio, only 500 miles from 80 percent of the U.S. population.