Rental http://specialevents.com/taxonomy/term/7414/more en Current RMS Announces New Rental Software Features http://specialevents.com/rental/current-rms-announces-new-rental-software-features <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Current RMS, which provides software solutions to the rental industry, has just released a new functionality designed to highlight shortages in inventory.</p></div> <p><a href="http://specialevents.com/rental/current-rms-announces-new-rental-software-features" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/rental/current-rms-announces-new-rental-software-features#comments Rental Tue, 03 Jan 2017 17:47:00 +0000 31651 at http://specialevents.com Blueprint Studios Offers 'Hopland' Chandelier http://specialevents.com/decor/blueprint-studios-offers-hopland-chandelier <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The "Hopland" chandelier from Blueprint Studios features a trendy aged iron and wood look. </div> <p><a href="http://specialevents.com/decor/blueprint-studios-offers-hopland-chandelier" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/decor/blueprint-studios-offers-hopland-chandelier#comments Decor Rental Mon, 26 Sep 2016 02:27:00 +0000 30531 at http://specialevents.com As You Start Your Event Career: Letter to a Departing Employee http://specialevents.com/blog/you-start-your-event-career-letter-departing-employee <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div><p><em><img alt="Damon Holditch" src="/site-files/specialevents.com/files/uploads/2016/08/08/Holditch_Damon_PORTRAIT.jpg" style="width: 162px; height: 201px; float: left;" />Damon Holditch, founder of <a href="http://www.marqueeeventgroup.com/" target="_blank">Marquee Event Group</a> in Austin, Texas, shared this letter, which he just wrote to a departing employee who is going out on her own as an event planner. We liked it so much that we want to share it with the readers of Special Events. It&#39;s great advice for both business newbies and oldbies:</em></p></div> <p><a href="http://specialevents.com/blog/you-start-your-event-career-letter-departing-employee" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/blog/you-start-your-event-career-letter-departing-employee#comments Rental The Special Event Show special events business advice Special Events Blog Thu, 15 Sep 2016 11:19:00 +0000 30401 at http://specialevents.com Kool Debuts Chic 'Alice Pop' Chair http://specialevents.com/rental/kool-debuts-chic-alice-pop-chair <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>New from Kool Party Rentals, the Louis XVI-style Alice Pop chair features a white wood frame and red Ultrasuede seat and back cushions. </div> <p><a href="http://specialevents.com/rental/kool-debuts-chic-alice-pop-chair" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/rental/kool-debuts-chic-alice-pop-chair#comments Event Tools Rental Mon, 12 Sep 2016 01:08:00 +0000 30371 at http://specialevents.com What's Renting: Big Rental Companies Share 2016-2017 Decor Trends http://specialevents.com/rental/whats-renting-big-rental-companies-share-2016-2017-decor-trends <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div><p>From the glow of gold to the beat of tribal patterns, from layering to jewel tones, here are some of the top decor trends, according to event rental companies on the 19th annual <em>Special Events </em>&quot;30 Top Rental Companies.&quot;&nbsp;</p> </div> <p><a href="http://specialevents.com/rental/whats-renting-big-rental-companies-share-2016-2017-decor-trends" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/rental/whats-renting-big-rental-companies-share-2016-2017-decor-trends#comments Photo Galleries Rental Tue, 06 Sep 2016 08:57:00 +0000 30311 at http://specialevents.com What's Next for Event Rental? Insights from the 19th Annual Special Events "30 Top Rental Companies" http://specialevents.com/rental/whats-next-event-rental-insights-19th-annual-special-events-30-top-rental-companies <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>For nearly 20 years, <em>Special Events</em> has tapped the biggest event rental companies in the business to see what is trending in inventory and the business as a whole. The full story will run in our Fall 2016 issue, but here are some quick takes:</p> <p>&nbsp;</p></div> <p><a href="http://specialevents.com/rental/whats-next-event-rental-insights-19th-annual-special-events-30-top-rental-companies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/rental/whats-next-event-rental-insights-19th-annual-special-events-30-top-rental-companies#comments Rental The Special Event Show Mon, 05 Sep 2016 21:13:00 +0000 30301 at http://specialevents.com <p>An elegant event from Marquee Event Group, based in Austin, Texas.</p> Jerry Hayes Photography Rental Essentials: TLC for Inventory http://specialevents.com/rental/rental-essentials-tlc-inventory <div class="field-deck"> Sure, you can recoup some of your investment by selling inventory that has seen better days. But how about keeping inventory quality up so its best days are still ahead </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Sure, you can recoup some of your investment by selling inventory that has seen better days. But how about keeping inventory quality up so its best days are still ahead</div> <p><a href="http://specialevents.com/rental/rental-essentials-tlc-inventory" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/rental/rental-essentials-tlc-inventory#comments Rental Wed, 06 Jul 2016 02:02:00 +0000 29431 at http://specialevents.com Photo by Sayhmog / © Getty Images 7 Savvy Steps to Plan Your Summer Event http://specialevents.com/blog/7-savvy-steps-plan-your-summer-event <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>The sun is out and summer events are just around the corner. No matter what type of event you’re planning this season, summer brings a different vibe and a different set of expectations for attendees. </div> <p><a href="http://specialevents.com/blog/7-savvy-steps-plan-your-summer-event" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/blog/7-savvy-steps-plan-your-summer-event#comments Decor Event Tools Rental The Special Event Show CORT Erinn Jones outdoor event furniture summer events Special Events Blog Tue, 05 Jul 2016 13:10:00 +0000 29361 at http://specialevents.com <p>Erinn Jones of CORT</p> Mumford Out as CEO at Classic Party Rentals http://specialevents.com/rental/mumford-out-ceo-classic-party-rentals <div class="field-deck"> A search for a new CEO is now under way </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Jeffrey Gault, a member of Classic's board of directors, will step in as interim CEO as the search is under way for a successor. </div> <p><a href="http://specialevents.com/rental/mumford-out-ceo-classic-party-rentals" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/rental/mumford-out-ceo-classic-party-rentals#comments News Rental Tue, 07 Jun 2016 17:02:00 +0000 28841 at http://specialevents.com 5 Smart Reasons to Rent Your Event Furniture http://specialevents.com/blog/5-smart-reasons-rent-your-event-furniture <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Why bother buying when there are so many good reasons to rent event furniture?</div> <p><a href="http://specialevents.com/blog/5-smart-reasons-rent-your-event-furniture" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/blog/5-smart-reasons-rent-your-event-furniture#comments Rental CORT trade show and event furnishings renting vs. buying event furniture Special Events Blog Mon, 06 Jun 2016 19:18:00 +0000 28791 at http://specialevents.com