Back to school

April 1, 2017

In today’s market, you can’t afford to stop learning. If I were to go back to journalism school today, I think I would have to start over from the beginning. While I could probably ace some classes (hopefully, say, magazine editing!), I would also face numerous subjects that couldn’t have even been conceived of when …

Resolutions, goals and decisions

February 1, 2017

Whatever you want to achieve, the 2017 InTents Buyer’s Guide will help you get there. Would it surprise you to know that I’ve kept all of my new year’s resolutions? Confession: While you are reading this in early February or later, I’m writing this on Jan. 3. So far so good! I did take a …

On site

December 1, 2016

Don’t miss the valuable opportunities at IFAI Tent Expo 2017. One of the worst things about being editor of InTents is that, while I spend a lot of time writing about high-end, big-budget tented soirées, I rarely attend one. (To be honest, I’m not sure I’ve ever attended an event that could be accurately described …

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On trend

April 1, 2016

Welcome to the redesigned InTents, your complete source for events in tents. Sailcloth, two-story (and three-story!) structures, pagodas, glass walls, high-end flooring—the list goes on. In 2016, the tent and event industry has more varied and creative options than ever. As the only publication dedicated to tent rental and events, InTents strives to reflect the …

The writing on the sidewall

December 1, 2015

What do vanilla extract and event tents have in common? Trade industry advocacy! It’s the holiday season, and if your kitchen is churning out tray after tray of frosted sugar cookies and gingerbread men and Russian teacakes, you might pause to wonder: How is it that in the U.S., vanilla extract is sold in the …