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Growth is on the Marquee!

M&M Event Rentals, a Dubin Clark portfolio company, announces the recapitalization of Marquee Event Group

M&M Event Rentals has completed its sixth acquisition since partnering with Dubin Clark, announced the recapitalization of Marquee Event Group (Austin, TX).

Prior acquisitions include:
• Celebration Event Rental (Grand Prairie, TX)
• All Seasons Event Rental (Kansas City, KS)
• AAA Rental System (Markham, IL)
• Classic Party Rentals’ operations in Chicago, IL; Dallas, TX; Atlanta, GA; Nashville, TN and Memphis, TN

“The acquisition of Marquee Event Group, and their presence in the Austin and San Antonio markets, coupled with our current Dallas business, fits our strategy of expanding the M&M capabilities and offerings across the state of Texas,” said Mark Murphy, CEO of M&M.

“I have enjoyed 32 wonderful years building Marquee and investing in the Austin community and it has been a complete joy!” said Damon W. Holditch, announcing his retirement from Marquee Event Group. “I appreciate all those who have worked to build Marquee and the event community of Austin and San Antonio. Our clients will continue to be supported with top level service.”

“Dubin Clark is excited about the partnership of Marquee and M&M,” said Brent Paris, Managing Partner at Dubin Clark. “We are enthusiastic about the growth opportunities for the combined company and look forward to supporting that growth.”

M&M Event Rentals, founded in 1982 and headquartered in Carol Stream, IL, is an award-winning special event rental company that provides a wide variety of event rental equipment including linens, fine china, flatware, dinnerware, tents, tables, chairs and more. Current locations are Carol Stream, IL; Chicago, IL; Carrollton, TX; Austin, TX; San Antonio, TX; Markham, IL; Kansas City, KS; Atlanta, GA; Nashville, TN and Memphis, TN.

Dubin Clark & Company, Inc. is a private investment firm that has a 33-year history of investing in middle-market buyouts and building businesses in partnership with the managements of their portfolio companies. Dubin Clark has a national reputation for helping successful middle-market companies such as M&M Event Rentals reach new levels of sales and earnings. Dubin Clark is actively seeking add-on investments for M&M (please contact Brent Paris via email: paris@dubinclark.com).