APRO: Taking the Pulse of Rent to Own

Jul 2, 2015
Earlier in June, the Nationwide Marketing group hosted their annual Field Team meeting at their PrimeMedia production facility in Atlanta.
Jul 2, 2015
Check out APRO’s latest market research, the magical chart, technology tools and many ways to attract Millennials and Hispanics in the latest edition of RTOHQ: The Magazine.
Jul 1, 2015

American Rental President David P. David will slip on his dancing shoes next week July 11 for the Boys and Girls Club of Bloomington, Indiana’s “Beach Bash” fundraiser in affiliation with Arthur Murray Studios “Dancing With the Celebrities” and Harley Davidson raffle.

Jun 30, 2015
APRO General Counsel Ed Winn III provides an overview of the origins of the Association of Progressive Rental Organizations beginning with an impromptu meeting with Bud Holliday and Chuck Sims in 1980.
Jun 29, 2015

The Nationwide Marketing group announced today the appearance of Ed Winn at the RTO meeting at the group’s PrimeTime! show in August.

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Jun 10, 2015

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May 20, 2014
Thank you APRO 2015 Sponsors!

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Rep. Gregory Meeks introduces new rent-to-own legislation bill

On Monday, April 15, 2013, Rep. Gregory Meeks [NY-5] introduced a new rent-to-own legislation bill into the Congressional Record with four original co-sponsors.

H.R. 1551 original co-sponsors include:

Rep Clay, Wm. Lacy [MO-1] - 4/15/2013
Rep Luetkemeyer, Blaine [MO-3] - 4/15/2013
Rep Scott, David [GA-13] - 4/15/2013
Rep Sessions, Pete [TX-32] - 4/15/2013

Go here for full details on legislation and to check for additional co-sponsors.

Welcome New APRO Members


Ian MacDonald, Buddy Mac Holdings LLC, dba Buddy's Home Furnishings, Desoto, Texas; John Heintschel, Buy It Today LLC, dba easyhome, Midlothian, Virginia; Jeremy Milrad, Coast to Coast Customs, Fort Lauderdale, Florida; Chris Kale, Great Rooms Orlando LLC, dba Great Rooms, Tampa, Florida; Arnold Jones and Jeff Humphrey, Rental Systems of Columbus Inc., dba ColorTyme, Floyds Knobs, Indiana; and John Manzari, WoodyKat Inc., dba Premier Rental-Purchase, New Britain, Connecticut


Greg Skinner, Leopard Mobility Inc., Dallas, Texas; and Robert D. Fields, S2FS LLC, dba SWORD, Lewisburg, Pennsylvania


  • The Premier Companies
    The Premier Companies Discovery Day, The Premier Companies Corporate Office, Williamsburg, Virginia. For more information, contact Trooper Earle at 757/645-0884.

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