48 Empty Tables on the Mall Will Represent How the Pandemic Has Clobbered the Live Events Business | Washingtonian (DC)

August 10, 2020By FaceBook ToWPUncategorized

Is there a plan for special events, in person meetings, conventions, festivals, and concerts? Can the industry sustain and/or mount a comeback? OIOA is optimistically supporting your business and reaching out to bring awareness and support. We support all special event industry efforts designed for awareness and restart of our industry!! 48 Empty Tables on … Read More

New updates provided from Correspondence with Ohio Senator Jay Hottinger, 31st d…

August 4, 2020By FaceBook ToWPUncategorized

New updates provided from Correspondence with Ohio Senator Jay Hottinger, 31st district regarding licensing. Under HB 197, the licenses that expired between March 9, 2020 and the end of the emergency order remain valid. Companies should still be required to submit itineraries, provide update insurance, and ODA can conduct supplemental inspections. All operators are encouraged … Read More

Do you feel abandoned or taken advantage of? The ODA chose to shut down the Rid…

June 5, 2020By FaceBook ToWPUncategorized

Do you feel abandoned or taken advantage of? The ODA chose to shut down the Ride Safety program without even consulting the Ride Safety Advisory Board. Governor DeWine provide liquor rebates to restaurant and bars, and professional license fees were extended for MOST industries requiring licensing. The Ohio Inflatable industry and amusement ride companies sustained … Read More

Sign the Petition

May 19, 2020By FaceBook ToWPUncategorized

Join us in petitioning the state of Ohio to reduce licensing fees to a reasonable amount and improve safety for inflatable operators in Ohio. It’s easy to click and sign. Send it to all your friends to help out! https://www.change.org/ohio-inflatable-operators Sign the Petition Stop Excessive Fees for Small Business Inflatable Operators Source

The Ohio Legislature

May 17, 2020By FaceBook ToWPUncategorized 1 Comment

Dear Inflatable Operators and Friends, As all of you are aware the COVID-19 virus and the governments reaction has put the entire country in a precarious position. We have all done what we can to abide by the rules and keep ourselves and our customer safe while trying to do what little business we can … Read More