Eric Van Der Ploeg
Chief Financial Officer
Starting with Aztec in July of 2000, Eric has managed Aztec’s Finance and Accounting department from the days when Aztec operated as both a special event rental company and as a manufacturer/supplier to the special events industry.
Eric grew up in Chicago and attended Valparaiso University. After graduating college Eric worked in the corporate offices of Brunswick Corporation. At Brunswick, Eric created budgeting models for their 167 bowling alleys and worked with their fishing, boating and outboard motor divisions. In 1990 Eric moved to the beach cities of Southern California, working in the Accounting departments of two companies for the last twenty five years.
Having experience in the Rental Industry allows both Eric and Aztec to understand and support the party and special event rental industry.