Carlos Martinez

Director of Whim Event Rentals

Originally from Laredo, Carlos moved to Austin during high school and has called Central Texas home ever since. He attended the University of Texas and eventually started a path in venue management, owning various corporate and wedding spaces in Austin, San Antonio and Houston. Later, along with his wife, Carlos joined a local event rentals company and helped develop their tents department during his 15-year tenure.

Carlos serves as the tent expert at Whim, helping our clients find the best tent solution for their upcoming event. Collaborating with partners to create unique experience that leave a lasting impression for both clients and their guests is his passion.

Carlos and his wife have two sons, and he enjoys keeping up with their successes on the baseball diamond and going camping with the entire family in his free time.

Unofficial title – “Tent Curator”