Raleigh is the Capital City, and a part of “The Triangle” region. This area is known for research, government and impressive universities. The event industry is a close knit community that can deliver any request you have. Party Reflections is the event rental resource you can build your event around.
Our Raleigh Team
919-926-4774 | Contact Ashley by email
Ashley joins the Party Reflections team with over 10 years of event experience. She is from the mountains of North Carolina and an aluma of UNC Wilmington (Go Seahawks!). She has recently returned to her home state and brings with her a background in event rentals, production, catering, and venue management from The Bay Area. Some of her most memorable experiences are being part of DreamForce, Super Bowl 50, AT&T Pro-Am and Pebble Beach Food & Wine. Ashley’s diverse events background gives her the unique capability to see an event from all angles. Her favorite part of an event are those moments of calm before guests arrive where the client’s vision is brought to life.
Outside of the office, Ashley can be found spending time with friends and family. She enjoys live music, cooking, and collecting stamps in her passport.”
919-396-3584 | Contact Emily by email
Emily joins the Party Reflections team with experience in the event rental industry as she was previously an Event Consultant with an event rental company in Charlotte, NC. Now back in her hometown Raleigh, she is looking forward to being in a familiar area. She is an alumna of St. David’s school and fell in love with the wedding and event industry during her junior year of college (Go Pack!) as an intern for a wedding planner in Raleigh. Emily is thrilled to be a part of the Party Reflections team and eager to see her client’s visions designed into a reality.
During her free time, Emily loves spending time with her family and friends, finding live music and enjoying new restaurants.
Senior Account Executive
Senior Account Executive
919.926.4775| Contact Carol by email
Carol Klenke brings over 24 years of industry experience to the Party Reflections team, including 20 in the rental business. Her full comprehension of event planning, tenting, lighting, design, management, problem solving and exceptional customer service make her a valuable member of our team.
A 13 year member of the International Live Events Association Raleigh Durham, Carol served as the 2009-2010 President of the Chapter. She also served on the Board of Directors for the Triangle Chapter of NACE and is an active member of the Association Executives of North Carolina.
Carol is a Raleigh native and spends her time away from the office with family, husband, 2 kids & spoiled pets.
336.279.7177 | Contact Mark by email
Mark is native North Carolinian originally from Goldsboro, NC. He earned his B.S. in Hospitality Management in 1992 from East Carolina University. Mark has spent his entire professional career in Hospitality. He developed a strong work ethic and passion for customer service while working in the Hotel Industry with Marriott and Hilton in both New York City and Miami, FL. However, Mark could not stay away from his Tar Heels and Pirates for long and returned to Greensboro to open his own Quiznos Sub restaurant. In 2011, Mark was bit by the Event Rental Industry bug and Triad Event Rentals was born. In 2017, Party Reflections purchased his company and Mark joined the PR Team.
When not at work, Mark enjoys spending time at the beach where he loves to scuba dive and go deep sea fishing. He loves his college sports and above all, he mostly enjoys spending time with his supportive wife and two boys.
919.354.2595 | Contact Joey by email
Joey Cathey has been in the Event Rental business since 1995. He owned Special Events Rentals in Raleigh NC from 1995-2007. While at Special Events he started out with sales at 250k and eventually selling his company with sales over 3 million. He was hired as a Consultant for Classic and eventually opened a Mellow Mushroom Restaurant in Burlington in 2009. He has 22 years in both the sales and operations side of the industry. In his free time, he enjoys traveling, golf and watching the Duke Blue Devils.
Internet Sales Consultant & Trainer, Corporate
Internet Sales Consultant
336.279.7175 | Contact Heide by Email
Heide was born in New Jersey and lived there until the age of 10 when she and her family moved to North Carolina. Heide started her career in the special event industry in May 2016 after being a stay at home mom for 20 years. Not knowing exactly what to expect entering back into the workforce, she quickly adapted and became very enthusiastic and excited about this new chapter in her life. She enjoys interacting with new and existing clients and helping them make their dream a reality.
In her spare time, Heide enjoys cooking, wine tasting, being outdoors, spending time with friends, and the three most important men in her life, her two sons Nicholas and Nathan and her grandson Zane. She considers being a mother and “Gigi” two of her most rewarding and greatest accomplishments in life.
Business Development, Corporate
Business Development, Corporate
804.467.1184 | Contact Aimee by email
Aimee Wicker joined our team in 2018, bringing with her nearly 10 years of experience working with Columbia’s top caterers, wedding and corporate planners. Well known throughout Columbia, for exceeding her client’s expectations, Aimee is focusing on our Business Development in all of our markets. Aimee has a creative, outgoing, and unforgettable personality, that she uses to bring the best out in everyone involved in the events she manages. Her passion to make her client’s event exactly as or better than anticipated, is based on her love of making it right.
As a graduate from the University of South Carolina Aimee currently resides in, a town she absolutely adores, Columbia with her husband and son. While the dogs Gus (previously most important) and Dot as well as Esther the cat provide endless entertainment, her son has quickly exceeded them therefore moving the animals to a much lower status in the family.
Serving the Raleigh, Durham and Chapel Hill markets since 2010, the Raleigh sales team has over 40 years of collective event industry experience. With Business Development, General Management and Account Executives, this team is the Triangle’s premier rental experts. Specializing in tenting, this Raleigh sales team can assist you with creating a space for your event from scratch. True to Party Reflections‘ mission this team strives to provide upscale event rental products and services to create innovative solutions and lasting memories for their partners and clients. Meet the members of this team and reach them directly by phone or email.
Join Our Team
There has never been a better time than now to enter the special event industry. There are careers available that include sales, logistics, production, installation, quality control and service. We are looking to develop innovative leaders and introduce new team members to event rentals.