Canadian Rental Service

Features Podcast
Counter Talks #24: Women in Rental panel


July 23, 2021
By Canadian Rental Service

If you think women have the same experience as men in the rental world, think again. Canadian Rental Service associate editor, Sukanya Ray Ghosh, leads a discussion with four women who have risen to leadership roles in the rental industry. Panellists Angie Venekamp, general manager of Rental Network Ltd; Amy London, operations manager at Snowbird Rentals; Jule Elia, owner of Rapid Equipment Rental Limited; and Michelle Nicol, account manager and festival specialist at Higgins Event Rentals talk about what it took for them to make their careers, the changes they’ve seen over the years, the challenges women still face and the prospects for young women in our stores and yards. Store owners looking for the next generation of talent – listen up!