Tulip Festival Executive Director Cindy Verge shared the current status of our festival and served on the steering committee for the society as vice-chair. As part of the promotion of the summit, she appeared on live tv—click<a href=“http://ottawa.ctvnews.ca/video?clipId=1226816”> here</a>.
The Skagit Valley Tulip Festival has been a part of the society since its inception, hosting the 2010 summit. In 2013 Jeannette DeGoede, owner of Tulip Town, was named to the Order of the Tulip, honoring her for her work in promoting the society and the mission of the group. The site for the 2019 summit will be announced as details are finalized.