Standard Event Rentals sells business to employees

January 27, 2023  |  Company News, News

Standard Event Rentals, Hayward, Calif., a full-service event rentals and tenting company, has been a family-owned and operated company since 1984. After nearly 40 years, the company has announced the sale of the business to two tenured employees — Isabel Galindo and Malina Jacobs. The company ser…
Chameleon Chairs partners with DBD Las Vegas

January 23, 2023  |  Company News, News

Chameleon Chairs, Los Angeles, has entered into a new partnership with Las Vegas-based event design and production company, Destinations By Design (DBD), as the exclusive vendor of The Chameleon Chair Collection for the greater Las Vegas region.   The Chameleon Chair Collection i…
Penalties for OSHA violations increase

January 16, 2023  |  Industry News

The U.S. Department of Labor is increasing Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) penalties for violations based on cost-of-living adjustments for 2023.  OSHA’s maximum fines for serious and other-than-serious violations will increase from $14,502 per violation to $15,625 per viol…
Goff Tents & Events achieves Inc. 5000 status

January 12, 2023  |  Company News, News

Goff Tents & Events, Nicholasville, Ky., achieved a prestigious first — inclusion on the annual Inc. 5000 list of America’s fastest-growing private companies from Inc. magazine. “This is the first time we have received this recognition, which is based on revenue growth by percent…
Aggreko acquires Resolute Industrial

January 9, 2023  |  Company News, News

AE Industrial Partners (AEI), Boca Raton, Fla., a private equity firm specializing in aerospace, defense and government services, space, power and utility services, and specialty industrial markets, has signed a definitive agreement to sell its portfolio company Resolute Industrial …
Speak at Advanced Textiles Expo 2023

December 19, 2022  |  IFAI news, News

The call for presentations is now open for Advanced Textiles Expo 2023! Share your expertise, cultivate valuable new connections and give helpful advice to your market by presenting at Advanced Textiles Expo Oct. 31–Nov. 3 in Orlando, Fla., USA.
Jim Reyen retiring from tent industry

December 15, 2022  |  Company News, News

After 35 years of service, Jim G. Reyen, Business Director at Johnson Outdoors/Eureka! Tents is retiring at the end of December. Following his retirement, Jim plans to focus on the Greater Binghamton community as the first-ever Director of Placemaking Initiatives with the Binghamton Chamber of Comme…
Rainier Industries announces Michael Tharpe retirement, welcomes Paul Buser to Tent Division

December 14, 2022  |  Company News, News

Michael Tharpe has announced his retirement from the Commercial Tent Division of Rainier Industries. His last day with the company will be January 16, 2023. Michael joined the Rainier team in July of 2015. Michael settled in immediately as a teammate, mentor, leader and friend of Rainier’s Commerc…