Getting the most out of fabric liners

October 1, 2008

Clients who desire an extra dose of elegance or warmth for their tented event may opt for a fabric liner, if they can afford one. In addition to a softer look for tented events, liners effectively camouflage the tent’s less-attractive components. The latest look for liners is smooth fabric, perfect for lighting and projection, says …

Pundits report for duty under big tents

At the end of the summer, in the heat of a high-stakes battle for the U.S. presidency, the national branches of the Democratic and Republican parties rallied at their respective conventions in Denver and St. Paul to officially announce their nominees and to generally issue a war cry against each other. Covering the official kick-off …

Tent of mirrors back for second season

A special kind of circus housed in a rare style of tent returned for a second season in downtown Manhattan, according to the Economist. The Spiegelworld circus is targeted toward adults with a bawdy set of burlesque and acrobatics, and it has an ideal setting in a richly adorned spiegeltent, a type of European travelling …

Three sales reps join Anchor Industries

Three sales representatives have joined Anchor Industries, Evansville, Ind.: Jamie Kostbade, Brandon Stone and Brian McCauley. Visit

Classic Tents & Events appoints rental specialists

Karen Alcock and Laurie Holcomb have been appointed as rental specialists for Classic Tents & Events in Atlanta, Ga. Visit

Moss Inc. names senior account executive

Moss Inc., Chicago, Ill., has named Lois Richards as senior account executive for the Las Vegas office. Visit

Rainier relocates

Rainier Industries has relocated to 18375 Olympic Avenue South, Tukwila, Wash. Visit

New address for The SEC Group

The SEC Group has a new address: 26277 SW 95th Street, Suite 404, Wilsonville, Ore. Visit

Arena Group enters joint venture

Arena Group of the U.K. has entered into a joint venture with Harlequin Marquees and Event Services in Dubai. Visit or

Signature Fencing and Flooring acquires American Turf and Carpet

Signature Fencing and Flooring has acquired American Turf and Carpet. The two teams will join, and the companies will offer each other’s products and services. Visit