Dan Nolan, III

President & Managing Partner

Dan Nolan

Dan’s career in the event business began in 1988, working part-time at the Chattanooga Tent Co. while attending college. In 1994, after graduating from the University of Tennessee with degrees in Human Resource Management and General Business, he moved to Atlanta to assist in the operation of a special office newly created for logistical support of the 1996 Olympic Games.

In 1997, Dan became President and Managing Partner of Event Rentals Unlimited/Tent Rentals Unlimited. Through Dan’s leadership and commitment to excellence, Tents Unlimited has become a leading supplier to many of the southeast’s premier caterers, event producers, wedding coordinators and décor and design specialists while also maintaining an impressive portfolio of direct clients located nationwide. Dan believes that a knowledgeable staff and honest business practices are the cornerstone for success.

Dan is also a partner in two other firms directly related to his core businesses. American Event Services specializes in the rental of temporary power and climate control solutions for the event industry. As president of Worldwide X Design, LLC, Dan has built an international network of suppliers and wholesalers in the tent industry, including Europe and China. Worldwide X Design, LLC, is active in the design and construction analysis of fabric structures that are used in temporary applications as well as long-term, semi-permanent to permanent applications.

Dan is an active member of the American Rental Association and of the Industrial Fabrics Association International—Tent Renters and Manufacturers Division. In 2009, he was voted incoming Vice Chairman of the Industrial Fabrics Association International—Tent Renters and Manufacturers Division after actively serving on their board of directors for six years.

Tents Unlimited, Inc. and Event Rentals Unlimited, Inc. are active members of the International Special Events Society (ISES). Dan has held multiple board positions for the Atlanta chapter of ISES. Since its inception, Tents Unlimited, Inc. has been recognized as a provider of quality products and services and received numerous ISES Atlanta Allie Awards for event excellence. The company has also been recognized internationally with nominations for GALA Awards and ISES Esprit Awards.

More About Dan

Tents Unlimited Employee Since: 1994

Tents Unlimited Role: General Manager / President

Favorite Restaurant in Atlanta: Rathburn’s and Canoe

Favorite Sports team: Tennessee Volunteers

Favorite Quiet Spot: anywhere there is sun, sand, and water together

Favorite Hobbies: concerts, water sports, coaching kid’s sports teams, & entrepreneurship