Patrick Flannery

Patrick Flannery

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Thursday, 16 November 2017
Nov. 16, 2017 - Contractors Rental Supply (now owned by Sunbelt) has taken delivery of two Heat King IDF1000 indirect fired heaters at its Brampton, Ont., location. The order represents the first investment in IDF1000 heaters for the Ontario rental chain. 
Thursday, 16 November 2017
Nov. 16, 2017 - The final CRA Ontario meeting of 2017 was graced with some new faces among the old at the Wacker Neuson facility in Mississauga, Ont., yesterday. Representatives from Hertz, Home Depot and an online rental provider rounded out the group of about 50 attendees.
Monday, 13 November 2017
Saw a familiar complaint on social media today from a small business owner asking for ideas on how to meet prospective clients. They mentioned that everyone advises them to attend public gatherings where their clients might be, but that these gatherings were often “not worth it.” Not knowing what business the person is in, I can’t address the quality of the gatherings they attend, but this comment is common enough across every industry I’ve been involved with to merit a general response.
Thursday, 19 October 2017
Oct. 19, 2017 - The Ontario Canadian Rental Association made a rare stop in Windsor, Ont., last night to enjoy the hospitality of the Windsor Yacht Club on beautiful Riverside Drive overlooking a spectacular sunset on the Detroit River. About 30 members enjoyed a delicious buffet of salmon and roast beef with mushroom sauce, then listened to Matt Mitchell, an enforcement officer from the Ontario Ministry of Transportation explain regulations for CVOR-licensed and other commercial vehicles.
Tuesday, 03 October 2017
The Canadian Rental Mart, taking place March 6 and 7 at the International Centre in Mississauga, Ont., will give away a trip for two to the destination of the winner's choice on Day 2 of the show. All Rental Mart attendees are automatically entered to win when they receive their badges at the show registration desk.
Wednesday, 20 September 2017
Dean Adams, owner of Adams Brothers Construction and Ace Rentals in Parry Sound, Ont., passed away Saturday, Sept. 16. He was 66. He had been active in the Parry Sound construction business for 50 years. His sons, David and Gordon, are now running the store.
Wednesday, 16 August 2017
Still lots of expert talk about Millennials. No seminar program at a large event is complete without sessions telling us how to motivate them, how to retain them, how to find them and how to sell to them. What do they want? What do they like?
Thursday, 27 July 2017
July 27, 2017 - LENZIP Manufacturing Corporation, a manufacturer of industrial and commercial grade zippers has released the LENZIP No. 12 Marine Grade UV Zipper.
Monday, 24 July 2017
Kelly Elliot, a marketing representative with Stihl Canada and Ward 1 Councillor for Thames Centre, Ont., has taken exception with the August Canadian Rental Service article, "Working Millennials," by Kate Zabriskie. Elliot has been tweeting about the article and received some responses from other Millennials not happy with the article's tone. Elliot's emailed comments follow.
Monday, 17 July 2017
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January 19-20, 2018
Atlantic Show
February 10, 2018
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February 18-21, 2018
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March 6-8, 2018
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March 6-7, 2018