Meet the team

Eventrent was established in 2010 to support the growing Taupo wedding and event industry.  Our point of difference is our quality and our commitment to "everything events"!  We offer local knowledge, expertise and creative flair to help bring your vision to life.  

Eventrent offer an elaborate range of high quality hire items and an array of supporting services.  We can plan, design, style, manage and implement your event - meaning we really do have all aspects of your event covered.

Benefit from our industry knowledge and our portfolio of trusted local suppliers, who share our commitment and passion to deliver a quality service.  Enjoy our exceptional customer service, hassle free and professional approach as we work along side you.  And, rest assured that we have a genuine passion to provide only the best and we will bend over backwards to ensure we make your event memorable.  


Donna Inch - Event Manager / Director

Donna has lived in Taupo for 16 years, and is passionate about this part of the country. "Taupo is a beautiful place to live, and a great place to get married or host an event, due to its central location and stunning backdrop".    

Donna has a background in Event Management, and has worked in the wedding and event industry for over 10 years. During this time she has organized countless weddings, corporate events and special occasions. "I love what I do, and I get immense satisfaction in seeing the finished product of a beautifully dressed event come together".  "We have built our business around quality service and quality product. Many of these special occasions we help people celebrate are a once in a life time event - so why would you compromise on quality?   You and your event deserve only the best."

Donna is the Events Manager and creative director, and is also actively involved in the event installations.   Donna looks forward to discussing your upcoming Wedding or Event.  Get in touch.


Blaine Inch  

Blaine  Inch - Operations / Accounts / Director

Blaine offers extensive knowledge and experience with a background consisting of 12 years working for Hilton hotels, in various roles around Australasia.

Blaine has been living in Taupo since 2009 and since then has developed a passion about the region and all that it offers. Having had a personal interest in the business since it was established by his wife Donna, Blaine was eager to contribute full time and came on board with the Eventrent team in 2014.  He has quickly settled into the team and you will see Blaine out an about, coordinating deliveries and collections and making sure your event installation happens as and when required, and always with a smile on his face. On top of this Blaine is kept busy maintaining our extensive stock range, paying the bills and constructing and repairing.  

Please feel free to contact Blaine for any operational or financial enquiries.



Jess Nicholas   Jess Nicholas - Event Coordinator

Jess Nicholas joined the Eventrent team in early 2016 and has quickly settled into her role as our all-round superstar.

Jess’ background is hospitality having worked in various roles for Bayview Wairakei Resort and the Lake Taupo Top 10 Holiday park in recent years.

Jess is in charge of the logistics of our events, ensuring all of the finer details of each event are carefully managed from start to finish. Jess works as a liaison for our clients and ensures that all of their needs are met by working closely with our Event Manager, Operations Manager and Event Assistant to ensure all details are implemented without a hitch.

Jess married in January 2015, so knows what it takes to plan and organise the most important day of one’s life. Jess is also the mother of 3 bustling boys, who keep her on her toes and no doubt contribute to her organized, calm and can-do attitude.  



Jess Broomfield - Event Assistant

Jess Broomfield joined the Eventrent team in 2014, and brings with her many years experience in hospitality, both in New Zealand and overseas.

Jess plays a vital (and busy) role within the business, and will often be found behind the scenes making the final preparations for our events.  She will then be seen out and about with our installation team bringing our creations to life!

She offers a great eye for detail and a fantastic creative flair.