President, Party Reflections
Dan Hooks, CERP, is president of Party Reflections Inc., a full-service special event rental company with locations in Charlotte and Raleigh, N.C., and Columbia, S.C. He is the second-generation leader of the family-owned company, which has been in operation since 1958 in Charlotte.
Dan resides in Weddington, N.C., with his wife, Margaret, and two sons--Dallas (22) and Brandon (19). He has served as a member of the Outreach Team for Elevation Church and currently serves on the board of the Harvest Center in Charlotte.
Dan has been a member of the American Rental Association for over 20 years and has served on the ARA Party and Events Special Interest Group, the ARA Member Risk Management Task Force, the ARA Party Certification Task Force, and the REAP Advisory Board for the organization. He is a past president of the Charlotte Chapter of the International Special Events Society ( ISES) and has been a member of the National Association of Catering Executives for many years. He also serves on the Advisory Board for Special Events Magazine.
Party Reflections Inc. operates out of a 115,000-square-foot warehouse with more than 100 employees near downtown Charlotte, and an additional 50,000 square feet and 75 more employees in Raleigh and Columbia combined.