Teresa Lanker

Teresa Lanker

Chair - Horticultural Technologies Division; Coordinator, Floral Design & Marketing Technology

1328 Dover Road
Wooster, Ohio 44691
Office: 330-287-1242
Fax: (330) 287-1333

Education

M.Ed., University of Illinois

Works

Books

Lanker, Teresa P. and Talmage McLaurin, Modern Flower Arranging Topeka: Florists' Review Enterprises Inc.. 2014.
Lanker, Teresa P., Arreglos Florales: Instrucciones Para Los Disenos de Cada Topeka: Florists' Review Enterprises. 2008.
Lanker, Teresa P., Flower Arranging: Step-by-Step Instructions for Every Day Designs Topeka: Florists' Review Enterprises, Inc.. 2007.
Coake, David, Lanker, Teresa P., Urban, Shelley, Florists' Review Design School: An Illustrated Guide of the Styles, Principles, Elements, Periods, and Techniques in Floral Design Topeka: Florists' Review Enterprises, Inc.. 2003.
Lanker, Teresa P., Dudley, Frances, Money-Collins, Holly, et al., Marketing and Promoting Floral Products Paragould: Redbook Florist Services. 1993.
Lanker, Teresa P., Dudley, Frances, Money-Collins, Holly, et al., Selling and Designing Sympathy Flowers Paragould: Redbook Florist Services. 1992.
Lanker, Teresa P., Dudley, Frances, Money-Collins, Holly, et al., Green and Blooming Plants Paragould: Redbook Florist Services. 1992.
Lanker, Teresa P., Dudley, Frances, Holstead-Klink, Christie, et al., Purchasing and Handling Fresh Flowers and Foliages Paragould: Redbook Florist Services. 1992.
Lanker, Teresa P., Dudley, Frances, Holstead-Klink, Christie, et al., Visual Merchandising for the Retail Florist Paragould: Redbook Florist Services. 1992.
Lanker, Teresa P., Dudley, Frances, Money-Collins, Holly, et al., Selling and Designing Party Flowers Paragould: Redbook Florist Services. 1992.

Chapters

Lanker, Teresa P., "Design Styles" In A Centennial History of the American Florist. Topeka: Florists' Review Enterprises, Inc. 1997.

Journal Articles

Lanker, Teresa P., "Good Gripes: Ten Tips to Turn Complaints into Compliments" Super Floral Retailing 25 12 (2012)
Lanker, Teresa P., "Executive Marketing: Four Strategies for Gaining Sales During Administrative Professionals Week" Super Floral Retailing 25 3 (2012)
Lanker, Teresa P., "Funeral Trends: America's Changing Sympathy Traditions, and Ideas for Adapting Them" Super Floral Retailing 24 8 (2011)
Lanker, Teresa P., "Signs of the Times: Seven Tips for Department Signage that Sells" Super Floral Retailing 24 6 (2011)
Lanker, Teresa P., "Summer Sales Boosts: Seven Tips for Maximizing Profits During Traditionally Slow Times" Super Floral Retailing 24 5 (2011)
Lanker, Teresa P., "Buying with Purpose: Ten Tips for Getting Wedding Orders Right." Super Floral Retailing 24 4 (2011)
Lanker, Teresa P., "Design Basic Training: Hand-Tied Bouquet" Florists' Review 4 (2011)
Lanker, Teresa P., "Profits on the Patio: Ten Tips for Successful Container Garden Sales" Super Floral Retailing 24 3 (2011)
Lanker, Teresa P., "Design Basic Training: Single-Sided Triangle" Florists' Review 3 (2011)
Lanker, Teresa P., "Design Basic Training: Easy Doz-It" Florists' Review 1 (2011)

Presentations

"Wedding Flowers: Something Old, Something New, Something Borrowed, Something Blue." InOhio Association of Garden Clubs 83rd State Convention. Oregon: 2013.
"Garden Bouquet Trends and Bouquet-Making." InAssociation of Specialty Cut Flower Growers Annual Conference. Wooster: 2011.
"Trendy Tricks with Fresh Flowers." InOhio Association of Garden Clubs State Convention. Perrysburg: 2003.
"Making Fun of Flowers: Motivating Strategies for Florists." InNorthwest Florists Association Annual Convention. Portland: 2003.
"Lecture/demonstration, "Color in the Garden", presented to Bay Village Garden Club, February 24, 2004.." 2003.
"Pretty Flowers, Pretty Easy." InOhio Association of Garden Clubs Region One Annual Conference. Fostoria: 2002.
"Permanent Sales Appeal: Current State of Silk Flower Sales in the US and Recommended Marketing Methods to Maximize Consumer Interest." InSILK 2001 Innovation Day. Dallas: 2001.
"Christmas Floral Design Trends." InTeleflora Regional Program. Raleigh: 1997.
"Modern Sympathy Flowers." InNortheast Florida Florists' Association. Jacksonville: 1997.
"American Tributes." InRedbook Florist Services Educational Workshop Series. Long Island: 1997.