Our Parent Company Abbott-Ipco Harry Hollander President of Abbott-Ipco, Dallas, Texas, joined with Dr. Robert Hartman to begin a caladium tuber production company, Classic Caladiums, LLC, in the year 2,000. Company focus was production of cleaned up rejuvenated traditional varieties and the breeding and commercialization of varieties with entirely new looks, better vigor, and new uses. Harry Hollander, Co-founder, President and CEO of Abbott-IPCO. Co-founded Classic Caladiums in 2000.Bob Hartman. Co-founder, President and CEO of Classic Caladiums, founded in 2000.Today, Classic Caladiums, LLC provides over 50% of the commercial caladium bulbs world-wide. Over 30 million bulbs. In 2017, Harry Hollander (center) passed away. Today ABI is managed by his sons Richard (right) and Marvin Hollander (left).