OUR TEAM.


 
 
  STAN WHITE & BETH WHITE • FOUNDERS     EMAIL STAN   |   EMAIL BETH    The founders and owners of White Door Events are no strangers to the event industry.  Stan and Beth White began their original company Grand Rental Station in early 1990 with the goal to bring event and party rental products to the Memphis region that were not available to the market at that time. The company soon picked up momentum as the demand grew, and quickly established its noticeable presence in the event business.  Over the next 15 years Grand Rental Station would continue to flourish in the event rental industry as they assisted in over thousands of different events. Throughout the course of that time they would make three different facility moves, each to a larger space to accommodate the ever-growing product inventory. During the final move, the company was renamed Grand Events & Party Rentals.  In early 2005 Stan and Beth acquired Party Place, an event rental company based in Nashville, Tennessee that serviced many high profile clients and events. Grand Events & Party Rentalsbecame one of the largest event rental companies in the nation after the acquisition with a total of over 160 employees.  In 2007 the Los Angeles-based Classic Party Rentals approached the company, and in mid 2007 Grand Events & Party Rentals was sold. Beth and Stan continued to manage the Memphis location, and in late 2013 together resigned after 25 years of servicing thousands of events and collecting just as many memories.  After taking time to refresh, their passion is rejuvenated and now wholly focused on building a creative and progressive event rental company, White Door Events.  The name White Door Events was chosen to identify them and at the same time to be inviting. Their goals & desires have always been to listen, to serve and to help customers create that perfect event. They and their team feel all customers and vendors are family because the event industry is a lifestyle and they get to work with many great and passionate people every day!

STAN WHITE & BETH WHITE • FOUNDERS

EMAIL STAN | EMAIL BETH

The founders and owners of White Door Events are no strangers to the event industry.

Stan and Beth White began their original company Grand Rental Station in early 1990 with the goal to bring event and party rental products to the Memphis region that were not available to the market at that time. The company soon picked up momentum as the demand grew, and quickly established its noticeable presence in the event business.

Over the next 15 years Grand Rental Station would continue to flourish in the event rental industry as they assisted in over thousands of different events. Throughout the course of that time they would make three different facility moves, each to a larger space to accommodate the ever-growing product inventory. During the final move, the company was renamed Grand Events & Party Rentals.

In early 2005 Stan and Beth acquired Party Place, an event rental company based in Nashville, Tennessee that serviced many high profile clients and events. Grand Events & Party Rentalsbecame one of the largest event rental companies in the nation after the acquisition with a total of over 160 employees.

In 2007 the Los Angeles-based Classic Party Rentals approached the company, and in mid 2007 Grand Events & Party Rentals was sold. Beth and Stan continued to manage the Memphis location, and in late 2013 together resigned after 25 years of servicing thousands of events and collecting just as many memories.

After taking time to refresh, their passion is rejuvenated and now wholly focused on building a creative and progressive event rental company, White Door Events.

The name White Door Events was chosen to identify them and at the same time to be inviting. Their goals & desires have always been to listen, to serve and to help customers create that perfect event. They and their team feel all customers and vendors are family because the event industry is a lifestyle and they get to work with many great and passionate people every day!

 

 
 Dreama Read • SALES+EVENT DESIGN   MEMPHIS   Hue of Choice:    yellow    I Love Working With:    people    Current Inspiration:    romantic settings

Dreama Read • SALES+EVENT DESIGN

MEMPHIS

Hue of Choice:
yellow

I Love Working With:
people

Current Inspiration:
romantic settings

 Jeni Cherry • MARKETING  App of Choice:   Enlight    I Love Working With:   photographing new products    Current Inspiration:   Jonathan Adler’s Instagram account

Jeni Cherry • MARKETING

App of Choice:
Enlight

I Love Working With:
photographing new products

Current Inspiration:
Jonathan Adler’s Instagram account

 Lindsey Griffith • OPERATIONS MANAGER   Nashville

Lindsey Griffith • OPERATIONS MANAGER

Nashville

 Olivia Jamison • SALES+EVENT DESIGN   MEMPHIS   Hue of Choice:    the bolder the better!    I Love Working With:    mixed prints    Current Inspiration:    boutique hotel design

Olivia Jamison • SALES+EVENT DESIGN

MEMPHIS

Hue of Choice:
the bolder the better!

I Love Working With:
mixed prints

Current Inspiration:
boutique hotel design

 KayLee Carman, DMCP • SALES+EVENT DESIGN   MEMPHIS   Hue of Choice:    greens, especially citron    I Love Working With:   mixed prints & patterns along with pops of color    Current Inspiration:  ”Living Installations” - incorporating greenery into all event elements

KayLee Carman, DMCP • SALES+EVENT DESIGN

MEMPHIS

Hue of Choice:
greens, especially citron

I Love Working With:
mixed prints & patterns along with pops of color

Current Inspiration:
”Living Installations” - incorporating greenery into all event elements

 Glenda Malone • ACCOUNTING MANAGER

Glenda Malone • ACCOUNTING MANAGER

 Anita Akers • SALES+EVENT DESIGN   NASHVILLE   Hue of Choice:    vintage tans    I Love Working With:   creative individuals or teams as they inspire me to be more imaginative    Current Inspiration:   Bobby Hotel - Nashville, TN

Anita Akers • SALES+EVENT DESIGN

NASHVILLE

Hue of Choice:
vintage tans

I Love Working With:
creative individuals or teams as they inspire me to be more imaginative

Current Inspiration:
Bobby Hotel - Nashville, TN

 Lydia Counce • SALES+EVENT DESIGN   MEMPHIS   Hue of Choice:    greens + texture    I Love Working With:   living decor elements    Current Inspiration:   Beverly Hills Hotel - love the colorful, big, bold prints

Lydia Counce • SALES+EVENT DESIGN

MEMPHIS

Hue of Choice:
greens + texture

I Love Working With:
living decor elements

Current Inspiration:
Beverly Hills Hotel - love the colorful, big, bold prints

 
 Mike Carter  OPERATIONS MANAGER

Mike Carter

OPERATIONS MANAGER

 Danny Kiihnl  OPERATIONS+EVENT DIRECTOR

Danny Kiihnl

OPERATIONS+EVENT DIRECTOR

 Mike Claudio  OPERATIONS+PRODUCTIONS DIRECTOR

Mike Claudio

OPERATIONS+PRODUCTIONS DIRECTOR

 Oved Castaneda  WAREHOUSE MANAGER

Oved Castaneda

WAREHOUSE MANAGER