CE Rental Inc. announces recapitalization of Chesapeake, Va.’s Distinctive Event Rentals

November 18, 2019

CE Rental Inc., headquartered in Raleigh, N.C., announced the recapitalization of Distinctive Event Rentals in Chesapeake, Va., in a press release on Nov. 15.   Serving the Hampton Roads region including Chesapeake, Norfolk, Virginia Beach and Newport News, Distinctive Event Rentals is a premier provider of corporate and social special event rentals. With a dedicated …

A1 Tablecloth launches a redesigned website

September 26, 2019

A1 Tablecloth has launched a redesigned website with new site structures and features. The updated site allows customers to browse with a custom-built filtering system to find products, fabrics and solutions based on their purchasing needs and searching habits. Customers can isolate items based on rental or purchase options, colors and products. The relaunched website …

Goodshuffle selected as Best Tech Startup Finalist in 2019 Timmy Awards

September 25, 2019

Tech in Motion has recognized Goodshuffle, based in Washington, D.C., as a finalist for 2019 Best Tech Startup as a part of the annual Timmy Awards, which the group hosts to celebrate the top workplaces for tech professionals. The Timmys finalists in this category are chosen for their innovation, forward-thinking leadership and work environment. Two …

Jr’s Tent Manufacturer opens in New York

September 24, 2019

Jr’s Tent Manufacturer has opened its doors in Bohemia, N.Y., on the east end of Long Island. The company’s facility is equipped with an RF welder and more than 10 sewing machines to manufacture and repair tent tops, sidewalls, gutters and tent bags. The owners of Jr’s Tent Manufacturer have more than 10 years of …

Point of Rental hires Sinclair in Australia

September 6, 2019

Ben Sinclair has joined Point of Rental’s Melbourne, Australia, team as the company’s customer success manager for the Asia/Pacific region. He’ll be responsible for ensuring the success of the company’s new and existing customers. Based in Fort Worth, Texas, Point of Rental Software provides rental and inventory management software to more than 5,000 business locations …

Serge Ferrari announces new vice president for North America

September 5, 2019

Ilse Beterams has rejoined Serge Ferrari as vice president of Serge Ferrari North America. Beterams will oversee all aspects of Serge Ferrari operations in the United States and Canada, including sales, finance, marketing, shipping and inventory management. She replaces Jules Duguay. Beterams has worked with Serge Ferrari for more than 25 years. From July 2015 …

Gleason joins Fiesta Tents

September 4, 2019

Fiesta Tents Ltd., Saint-Laurent, Quebec, Canada, announced that Brad Gleason has joined the company as a consultant in sales and business development. Gleason brings to Fiesta Tents more than 40 years of industry experience, including rental, sales and manufacturing. “I look forward to expanding Fiesta’s sales in the U.S. market as well as consulting on …

Glen Raven announces new chief marketing officer

August 13, 2019

Glen Raven Custom Fabrics, makers of Sunbrella®, announced the hiring of Steve Pawl as its first chief marketing officer. Pawl has a track record of developing growth strategies and strengthening brands for global companies including Husqvarna Group, Fruit of the Loom, Newell Brands and Pfizer. He will direct the global brand strategy, positioning and activation …

Point of Rental and EquipmentWatch announce integration

July 17, 2019

Point of Rental Expert and Elite users will now have easy access to detailed specifications for their heavy equipment, thanks to a new integration with EquipmentWatch. “The integration with EquipmentWatch gives Point of Rental users the ability to access more information quickly,” said Point of Rental CEO Wayne Harris. “By cutting down time spent researching …

CORT Events launches redesigned website

July 12, 2019

CORT Events, a division of CORT, a Berkshire Hathaway Company, unveiled a redesigned website in July, offering added convenience to event planners through inspiration-based landing pages and new site functionalities. The updated site allows customers to shop in a Pinterest-style format, accessing product details directly from event images with a new Inspiration Gallery. Designers are …