FTD Names Competitors For 2018 America’s Cup

FTD recently announced competitors for the company’s America’s Cup 2018, a national floral design competition. FTD America’s Cup is June 30 – July 4, 2018 at Washington Marriott Wardman Park in Washington, D.C., during the AIFD National Symposium. The winner of the competition will represent FTD and the United States at the 2019 FTD?Interflora?Fleurop World Cup Design Competition in Philadelphia in March 2019.

The competitors are:

Cindy Anderson AIFD, CFD, PFCI

Colorado Springs, Colorado


Lee’s Florist & Nursery, Berkeley, California

Samantha Bates AIFD, CFD

Especially for You Floral, Ponchatoula, Louisiana

Katharina Stuart AIFD, CFD, CCF

Lee’s Florist & Nursery, El Cerrito, California

Maggie Binet AIFD, AAF, CFD, PFCI

The School of Floral Arts, Denver, Colorado

Jorge Uribe CFD

Urban Floral, Wolcott, Connecticut

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