PEAK Event Services opens new Boston showroom

February 25, 2019

PEAK Event Services has merged its Boston locations into an expansive new showroom featuring a private conference room for client meetings and design presentations, wide-ranging product displays, and design services for both industry professionals and individual customers. The 4,000-square-foot space at 15 Elkins St. in South Boston is one of PEAK’s largest showrooms to date. …

CORT Events expands drape service to the Midwest

February 21, 2019

CORT Events, a division of CORT, a Berkshire Hathaway Company, has expanded its drape service to clients in the Midwest, joining the Mid-Atlantic and Tri-State regions of the United States. In addition to furnishings and lighting, the event rental company now offers drape services in Connecticut, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, New Jersey, New York, Maryland, Michigan, …

Tent OX appoints Scott Pickel director of sales

February 14, 2019

Tent OX™, Enola, Pa., has appointed tent rental industry veteran Scott Pickel as the company’s director of sales. Pickel has 27 years of commercial tent rental experience and has been a board member of the Manufacturers and Tent Renters Association (MATRA) for seven years. Pickel made his first appearance for Tent OX at IFAI Tent …

Economy Tent International announces new COO

February 13, 2019

Frame tent manufacturer Economy Tent International (ETI), Miami, Fla., has named David Leitner as chief operating officer. Leitner joined ETI in 2002 and has served as production assistant, production manager and operations manager. Prior to ETI, Leitner spent six years in the Marine Corp 2nd Marine Division–artillery at Camp Lejeune, N.C. He then went to …

Herculite launches new website

February 8, 2019

Herculite® Inc., designer and manufacturer of flexible composite textiles for performance applications based in Emigsville, Pa., has launched a new website that showcases the company’s breadth of capabilities in materials for solar protection, marine, healthcare, digital graphics media, military and tents and structures. The new website is located at www.herculite.com. “Our new website provides a …

Tent Expo 2019 delivers education and networking opportunities

February 6, 2019

More than 500 tent professionals gathered in Orlando, Fla., in January at Tent Expo 2019 for valuable education and networking opportunities under dozens of structures featuring the latest tent technology. Attendees had the opportunity to meet with more than 65 exhibitors, including innovative tent manufacturers, equipment suppliers offering hands-on education, as well as vendors for …