Author Archives: Bob Dolibois

About Bob Dolibois

Why We Must Invest In The Industry

Our industry has been blessed, particularly by the nation’s demographics. In fact, the “birth” of the modern green industry coincides with the first years of the Baby Boomer generation. The Baby Boomers (birth years roughly 1946 to 1964) were the largest generation in America’s history. The disruption (favorable and unfavorable) caused by this population bulge

Time To Play Offense by Bob Dolibois

Since 1876, the American Nursery & Landscape Association (ANLA) has focused energy on representing the industry’s interests before government. Most of the time, that focus has been largely defensive and directed toward federal legislative activity. Since joining the ANLA staff in 1991, I have seen some important changes take place. These changes determine how the