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Tent OX Drives Through COVID’s Impact At Coastal Tented Events

By jay / September 29, 2020 / Comments Off on Tent OX Drives Through COVID’s Impact At Coastal Tented Events

Based in southern Delaware, Coastal Tented Events is a full-scale event rental company specializing in wedding events. They originally purchased a 528 machine-based Tent OX system in 2016, allowing them to step away from skid steer and small four-wheel machines that had been causing turf damage at scenic wedding locations like the one shown in…

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Steps Your Business Should Take to Survive COVID-19

By Scott Pickel / September 2, 2020 / Comments Off on Steps Your Business Should Take to Survive COVID-19

Event Industry Business Expert Gary Stansberry Updates His Recommendations Gary Stansberry is president of The Stansberry Firm, LLC, one of the Event rental industry’s best regarded business consultancies. From the moment Covid-19 upended the 2020 event rental season, Gary has followed the crisis. Here, he updates his earlier recommendations for companies seeking advice on how…

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A Tale of Three Tent Companies

By Scott Pickel / August 24, 2020 / Comments Off on A Tale of Three Tent Companies

How each has navigated the COVID-19 pandemic with Tent OX Though we have all been impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic, we have also all been impacted uniquely. The same is true of tent businesses. As events were wiped off calendars overnight, we all had to find our footing while making some tough decisions. Now with…

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Would you consider a leaner permanent workforce in a post-Covid-19 world?

By jay / June 9, 2020 / Comments Off on Would you consider a leaner permanent workforce in a post-Covid-19 world?

As business begins to pick up, what can your company do to reestablish its bottom-line health? Will it be business as usual with full crews? Or would you entertain an alternative that could be more efficient and fundamentally more profitable? Here are a few brief thoughts on the subject: Consider restarting with a smaller, veteran…

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Latest Info on Covid-19 SBA Loans, presented by Tent OX

By jay / May 21, 2020 / Comments Off on Latest Info on Covid-19 SBA Loans, presented by Tent OX

On May 1, Eric Schuibbeo of Event Central and two other companies and lawyer Dan Gilmore of Squire Strategies offered a full two hours of updated advice on issues faced in anticipation of reopening as well as applying for and seeking forgiveness of loans through the Small Business Administration’s Payroll Protection Program (PPP). This was…

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Covid-19 HR Legal Strategies Offered

By jay / April 11, 2020 / Comments Off on Covid-19 HR Legal Strategies Offered

Tent OX Round-Up #4, April 7, 2020 Recently, we were delighted to welcome Dan Gilmore, a lawyer specializing in HR issues to present to tent and event companies at our most recent OX Round-Up event. Dan covered up-to-the-moment legal issues that may come into play in Tent and Event companies managing layoffs, furloughs and other…

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Gary Stansberry Offers Business Survival Guide for Event Rental Companies

By jay / April 1, 2020 / Comments Off on Gary Stansberry Offers Business Survival Guide for Event Rental Companies

Gary Stansberry is the President of The Stansberry Firm, LLC and specializes in business sales, fair market business valuations and operational consulting, including positioning businesses to increase their value.  More information on the company can be found at www.thestansberryfirm.com.  Gary can be reached at (210) 797-7368 or by email at gary@thestansberryfirm.com. Here are some notes…

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How Rental Companies Are Facing Down the Coronavirus Threat

By jay / March 12, 2020 / Comments Off on How Rental Companies Are Facing Down the Coronavirus Threat

Sound off on our Facebook pages (links below) Enola, PA, Thursday, March 12, 2020: It goes without saying that the Corona virus is heavily impacting the livelihood of the tent rental community. We continue calling our friends at the many event companies and we hear that there are lots of cancellations particularly in large population…

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Four Lessons I Learned About Building Great Tent Crews

By Jay Woodruff / March 9, 2020 / Comments Off on Four Lessons I Learned About Building Great Tent Crews

Take a look at what Saroj Bains, an executive at Event Labor Works – one of North America’s premier event labor companies – has learned about building top-notch tent crews. Tent installation crews are a crazy quilt of personalities, capabilities and potential. That is why it’s no easy task to organize a crew of diverse…

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