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Meet Our Team

Professional Staff

All Occasions Event Rental is nationally recognized as having the highest number of Certified Event Rental Professionals (CERP) of any rental company in the United States and Canada, with nearly 100% of our event consultant and service staff earning this designation. Plus, the majority of our consultant and service team members have 10 years or more in the event rental business. All this translates to top-notch service for you.

Here are some members of the AO team you might meet when you contact us about your next event:

CERP Certified

Elizabeth Wilson, CERP


Elizabeth Wilson has filled many roles in the All Occasions team over the years. Her experience also includes work with an event rental firm in Texas. She currently serves on a national committee of the American Rental Association (ARA) and earned CERP designation in 2009. "Being involved in the event rental business at the local and national levels is both rewarding and challenging, and helps me keep our company on top of trends in service and products."

CERP Certified

Tommy Wilson, CERP

Director of Event Services

With All Occasions since 2002, Tommy is an expert in tenting and leads the team responsible for making sure events are set correctly and on time. Tommy's previous experience in the rental business coupled with his CERP designation make him a valuable member of the All Occasions team. "I get satisfaction out of working with our team to pull together all the details so that an event exceeds our customer's expectations!"

Matthew Brown

Director of Operations

Matthew started at All Occasions in 2016 as the Assistant General Manager and was later promoted to Director of Operations in 2017. He brings with him over twenty years of experience and knowledge in the events industry, particularly the catering sector with ten years as the General Manager of Funky's Catering. Matthew has a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in Economics from the University of Cincinnati and is working towards his CERP designation.

CERP Certified

Joanne Kelly, CERP

Customer Service Manager

Joanne started with All Occasions in 2011 as an Event Consultant and was promoted to Customer Service Manager in 2016. She brings 12 years of customer service experience to the position and received her CERP designation in 2012. "I take great pride in going the extra mile to provide exceptional service and helping our customers with the details that add a special touch to their event. My goal is to make the AO experience an easy one so that the customer can focus on enjoying their celebration."

CERP Certified

Kristen Hinton, CERP

Senior Event Consultant - Cincinnati

Kristen joined All Occasions as an Event Consultant in 2008. She brings experience from both a local charity and public relations firm to her position. She is a member of the local Cincinnati Chapter of ILEA. Kristen has a degree from the Scripps College of Communication at Ohio University and earned her CERP designation in 2009. "I love helping customers in our design center and enjoy the wide variety of events we help to create."

CERP Certified

Rachael Slotta, CERP

Event Consultant - Cincinnati

Rachael joined All Occasions as an Event Consultant in 2017. She is a Certified Wedding & Event Planner and earned her Bachelor’s degree from Belhaven University. Rachael also brings arts administration experience from numerous non-profit organizations to the team. “I absolutely love helping clients bring their event vision to life. With endless design possibilities, I enjoy seeing the unique details each event presents.”

Ashley Ehlers

Event Consultant - Cincinnati

Bringing with her 20 years of experience in the events industry, Ashley joined the All Occasions team in June 2021 as an Event Consultant. Prior to that, she worked as the Hiring and Training Manager, as well as Event Manager at Funky's Catering. She looks forward to working towards her CERP designation in the near future. "I enjoy meeting with clients and helping create their vision for their events."

Beth Holland

Event Consultant - Cincinnati

Beth joined All Occasions in July of 2021 as an Event Consultant. She has a Bachelor of Arts and Science degree in Advertising and Communications from Xavier University. Beth brings years of sales, design and event planning experience from Funky’s Catering Events. She was the former Design Manager for Pinecroft at Crosley Estate, a local wedding/event venue in Cincinnati. She looks forward to working on her CERP certification and has been actively involved in the Cincinnati ILEA chapter. “I consider myself a curator of dreams and I love to bring your dream inspiration board to life for your event.”

CERP Certified

Jenn Mercer, CERP

Event Consultant - Cincinnati

Jenn joined the All Occasions team in 2014 and has worked as both an Event Consultant and Inventory Manager during her tenure. She has a Bachelor's degree in Communications and Marketing as well as previous experiences in customer service and sales. She obtained her CERP designation in 2014.

Becky Ryan

Event Consultant, Louisville

Becky has over thirty years of experience in the event rental industry, specifically with Ballou’s Rent-All in Louisville, Kentucky where her mother was a co-owner. When All Occasions acquired Ballou’s in 2018, they were fortunate enough to keep Becky on as an Event Consultant. Her knowledge and experience was invaluable through the transition. “I am excited to have the opportunity to continue to serve our community with their event rental needs. Helping clients who visit me with just an idea and turning it into a successful event has been my goal since 1988.”

Cindy Wilson

Executive Assistant

Cindy started as the Administrative Assistant for the All Occasions team in 2015 and was promoted to Executive Assistant in 2018. She brings with her over fifteen years of experience in customer service, primarily in the service industry. She earned her Bachelor of Science in Psychology from Indiana Wesleyan University in 2018.

Sheryl Barker


Sheryl has served as the All Occasions accountant since 2007. She has a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Indiana Wesleyan University and welcomes customer inquiries on billing concerns.

Simon Heidrich

Tenting Manager
CERP Certified

Ben Fiehrer, CERP

Tent and Event Crew Leader
CERP Certified

Will Noble, CERP

Tent and Event Crew Leader

Seth Barnes

Transportation Manager

Seth joined the All Occasions team in January 2019 as the Transportation Manager. Prior to that, he worked as a Captain and Operations Manager of Funky’s Catering for seven years. He graduated from Savannah College of Art and Design with a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree. He will soon begin working towards his CERP designation.

CERP Certified

Eric Easterling, CERP

Senior Delivery Service Representative

Kevin Fitzpatrick

Senior Training Delivery Service Representative

Chris Jackson

Dock Supervisor

Stephen May

Delivery Service Representative - Louisville

To contact All Occasions Event Rental’s customer service group, click here.