Get involved with mlp

The best way to reach our members is to join them! The Massachusetts Association of Landscape Professionals (MLP) is the only professional trade association in Massachusetts specifically created to serve the landscape management industry. Its membership includes more than 500 owners, managers and key personnel from the state’s leading landscape development & management, maintenance, and lawn care companies, as well as other allied green industry professionals. For over 50 years, MLP has elevated the professional standards and business success of its members through education, certification, advocacy, and networking.

As an Associate Member of MLP you will:

  • Support the MA landscape industry & MLP members
  • Forge valuable relationships with decision makers from the leading landscape companies in MA
  • Interact with industry leaders & allied trade groups
  • Enjoy discounts on dinner meetings & seminars
  • Receive discounts on sponsorships and advertising rates

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Sponsorship Opportunities

MLP offers the following opportunities allowing you to reach hundreds of the most experienced landscape professionals in MA and surrounding areas, while underscoring your support for MLP and its mission of industry education, professional standards, and consumer awareness.

Offered every year in September at Tower Hill Botanic Garden ?in Boylston, MA

This educational & networking program offers owners & managers a valuable morning business seminar followed by a BBQ Lunch. Afternoon Seminars include hands-on, practical workshops for landscape professionals. Based on last year’s success, we anticipate about 150 key landscape professionals from across Massachusetts will attend.

GOLD SPONSOR (Limited to 5 companies)   Members $600     Non-Members $795
Display table at the event and recognition on invitation, signage, email blasts, website & MLP Newsletter. Gold Sponsors will also receive a banner ad on the MLP website (a $350 value) plus admission to the business seminar & lunch for two.

SILVER SPONSOR (Limited to 5 companies)    Members $250     Non-Members $350
Recognition on invitation, signage, email blasts, website & MLP Newsletter, plus admission to the business seminar & lunch for one.


MLP offers four dinner meetings per year with anticipated attendance ranging from 100-150 landscape professionals.  Sponsorship at each meeting is exclusive and entitles your company to recognition on invitation, in email blasts, website listing & MLP Newsletter; a display table; a 3-minute opportunity to address the group during the educational segment of the meeting, and dinner for two.                                                                             

Exclusive Meeting Sponsor (Limited to 1 compay per meeting)    Members $500     Non-Members $700
February, March, April, and October ?| 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM      
Ken’s Steakhouse ? Framingham, MA

Members receive a 25% discount on Sponsorships and must be logged in to purchase at member rates. 

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Business Seminar Sponsorships

Sponsorship investments range from $250 to $600 for MLP member companies (non-member companies are also welcome to participate). Opportunities are limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis. 

Members must be logged in to see member rates.

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Newsletter & Web Advertising

NEWSLINE is the official publication of MLP, and is published quarterly and is distributed to members of MLP, as well as allied landscape contracting industry members. Editorial content includes timely information and research that benefits all members of the landscape contracting industry. Advertising in the NEWSLINE ensures exposure to the top decision makers of our professional network of members.

Download the Ad Rates & Specs here.

Members receive a 30% discount, and must be logged in to see member rates.

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