Chuck founded what is now All Occasions Party Rentals in 1969. He received his Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from Penn State. He has been the guest speaker on several occasions for the American Rental Association.
East Tennessee native Terry Turner is president of All Occasions Party Rentals in Knoxville, Tenn. Terry has worked in the rental industry for 21 years. The company comprises a 40,000 square-foot facility on six acres of land and currently employs 48 full-time team members. In 2011 alone, All Occasions Party Rentals did more than 3,800 events.
Late last year, Terry began the process of expanding with the start-up of a new sister company called All Convention and Expo Services (ACES) which is the in-house preferred contractor for decorator and trade show services at the Knoxville Convention Center.
In May of 2012, Terry's successful company was awarded the prestigious Small Business Excellence award by the Knoxville Chamber of Commerce at the Pinnacle Awards.
Throughout the years, All Occasions Party Rentals has been a key player in a variety of major events – both locally and nationally – including, Super Bowl XLVI in Indianapolis; Bonnaroo; International Biscuit Festival; Smoky Mountain Highland Games; Children's Festival of Reading; Destination Imagination; Dogwood Arts Festival; L'amour du Vin fundraiser for the Knoxville Museum of Art; Holidays on Ice at Market Square; Boomsday and the Festival on the Fourth.
Locally, Terry serves on the boards of Junior Achievement of East Tennessee, the Knoxville Chamber, Random Acts of Flowers, Evening in orange, Leadership Knoxville Class of 2013, and the Tennessee Valley Fair. Nationally, Terry is currently in the running for President-Elect of the American Rental Association. Within the ARA, Terry serves as Chairman of the Party and Event Services Shared Interest Group.
Terry and his wife Regina have been married for 21 years and have two sons – Jared (14) and Jackson (10).
Jeff joined All Occasions in 2003. During his extensive career in the industry he has been involved in the Honda Hoot, Greek Fest, Bonnaroo, and many other concerts. Prior to joining All Occasions he was in charge of directing events at Harrah’s Cherokee Casino. Jeff attended Fordham University in New York City.
Jason joined our team in February 2007 and brings a creative approach to our clients. He has years of experience in floral design, hotel restaurant management, and off-site catering services.
Kim has been with All Occasions since the very beginning and brings a great deal of experience to her role as Customer Service Manager. Over the years, she has brought satisfaction to our clients and an effective structure to our office.
Cindy joined All Occasions in April 2008 and has been a great addition to the group. She specializes in Linens and provides exceptional sales and event assistance to our local vendors.
Jamie is a very dedicated employee who has worked for Terry and Chuck for more than twenty years. She has a passion for assisting her clients, always serving them with a smile and a colorful, friendly attitude.
James, who just earned his title as a Certified Event Rental Professional, brings a lot of event industry expertise to our team. Joined All Occasions in 2006., his portfolio of events includes the Disney National Company Picnic, the Scottish Highlands Festival, and the Denver Bronco’s Super Bowl Celebration. James attended Colorado State University and earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Sociology.
Aaron “Boat” Boatwright has been with All Occasions since the beginning. He manages all daily in-coming and out-going deliveries. He has been involved in many events over the years, but some of the bigger ones include the Knoxville Museum of Art Fundraiser, BWXT Y-12 Company Party, and the Mortgage Investors Company Party. He earned an Associates Degree from the State Tech Institute in Knoxville and also has his Coatings Inspector Certification.
Vicki came to All Occasions Party Rentals in 2007. Her organizational skills and sense of urgency work together to successfully meet the needs of the office and team members. She sings in a gospel group in her spare time!
Alexis joined the team in October of 2011. She brings a creative, detailed perspective to our show room and our clients. She is currently studying business at the University of Phoenix.
Drew began employment in August of 2012. He was hired on to tackle "Tailgate Tennessee," offering full-service and hassle-free tailgating packages to all VOL fans. Drew earned a master's degree in sport's management from the University of Tennessee in 2012, with an undergraduate degree in public relations and advertising.
Megan is our newest hire, serving as Administrative Assistant to Terry Turner. She received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Communications from the University of Tennessee in 2008. She has four years of management experience and enjoys serving the community at local events and fundraisers.