InProduction Announces the Acquisition of T&B Equipment, Inc.

Posted on August 15, 2016 in News

InProduction, Lansing Michigan, today announced the recapitalization of T&B Equipment, Inc., one of the leading event seating and flooring companies in the United States. The combined companies now offer the most comprehensive temporary seating and staging inventory, services, and solutions across the country. This strategic acquisition is InProduction’s first since partnering with Dubin Clark & Company, Inc.

“Our mission is to deliver the highest level of product innovation, and the most experienced production teams supporting the indoor and outdoor seating and staging needs for corporate, sporting, and entertainment events from coast to coast,” said John Campanelli, CEO of InProduction. “By integrating our resources we can provide our combined clientele with more inventory options, from more locations, and backed with more installation resources. The sky is the limit.”

Headquartered in Ashland, Virginia, T&B Equipment rents, delivers, assembles and dismantles temporary seating, flooring, and camera towers for large outdoor events nationwide. T&B has a strong presence in the professional golf market and provides equipment for many of the major professional golf events in the United States, including the U.S. Open, the PGA Championship, and the Waste Management Phoenix Open. In addition to golf, T&B’s equipment is utilized in a variety of additional end markets, including auto racing, tennis, football, corporate events, festivals and live music events. T&B was founded in 1976, and has been led by Berk Ellis since 2002. Mr. Ellis, who will continue to serve as President, said, “I am very proud of the growth and achievements of T&B over the past 40 years, and now look forward to this new opportunity for growth. Our companies share a work ethic centered on excellence and customer service, and that is what made this the t that it is. I am excited to work with John and the InProduction team to bring new seating solutions to the market.”

InProduction was founded in the late 1970’s and is headquartered in Lansing, MI (with additional facilities in Orlando FL; Las Vegas, NV; Dallas, TX; and Atlanta, GA). InProduction is an industry-leading provider of specialized venue transformation services. InProduction designs, delivers, and installs audience risers, stadium seating, platforms, drapery, and scenery for high-end sporting, corporate, and other special events. InProduction is known for its extensive inventory (which can be customized to suit any venue), its impeccable service and installation, and a sales team that understands how to create and expand presentation environments.

For more information, contact:

John Campanelli, CEO InProduction 800.999.5278

Interviews and additional images available upon request.