WHO IS PHOENIX AMUSEMENTS?
PAI is an interactive game rental company servicing the greater Atlanta metro area as well as many destinations around the United States. You’ll notice that some of our competitors do not mention who they are or how long they have been in business. Not us!
Founded in 1959 by Don Hankinson Sr., Phoenix Amusements started out as a jukebox entertainment provider, arcade operator and route management company. To this date, we still get requests to service juke boxes sold in the 60s!
(We do not service equipment as a part of our offerings)
We maintain and service all our own inventory and have done so since our founding. Our focus has always been on the customer and our products. Expanding into new markets as technology has changed over the decades, we started to rent or lease items for the Special Events market including engagement marketing activities.
Phoenix Amusements seek to provide superior customer service, innovation, quality and fun.
- Leader in the Gaming Industy
- Innovative Solutions to Theming Needs
- Prompt, Professional and Efficient
- Working Equipment
- Loyal Team and Workers
- Consistency and Committment
- Technical Expertise
- Problem Solvers
Phoenix Amusements was one of the first in the state of Georgia to become actively involved in the Georgia Amusement & Music Operators Association along with Music Operators of America. Don Hankinson Sr held the position of president for 10 consecutive years and additionally 5 more years while in the industry. Don Hankinson Jr was elected as president also and served actively in lobbying at Georgia State Capitol on industry concerns.
When we began our event rental line of business, we offered our services nation-wide and have been doing so since. Throughout the years, We have followed our loyal customers to where they hold their events.
Based in Atlanta, GA and we’ve been to over 30 states bringing the fun to you. Where’s your next event?
Our team has been consistent throughout the years to maintain our high standards and expertise.
Don’s been in the coin-op gaming industry since he was a teenager. Professionally trained to repair arcade games, Don’s worked his way up within our company. Don has also served as president of Georgia Amusement & Music Operators Association. He has provided his leadership within the gaming industry for lobbying efforts at the state capitol. His expertise and game knowledge is vast along with industry contacts and leaders.
Stacy’s experience covers several industries. She worked at the Walt Disney Company at their California headquarters in their Strategic Planning, Business Development and Feature Animation Department. While at BellSouth, she worked in their International and Marketing divisions as a Project Manager. She also started her own chocolate company. She brings years of planning, budgeting, financial planning, marketing and logistics expertise to our team.
Mike takes care of our warehouse and supervises our equipment maintenance. He coordinates event logistics with our contract workers. We have a select few contractors that we allow to work on our events and with our arcade games. Year in and year out, you’ll see the same faces here at Phoenix Amusements.
“We’ve worked with Phoenix Amusements for last 5 years for our annual customer appreciation event. Professional, great customer service and dependable!”
“I can’t express how much I appreciate you guys. Its been an absolute pleasure working with your company. We’ve used you guys for 5 years now and I never have to worry about my events with you. You always check with me prior to my trade shows and again after by following up.”
“Everything was wonderful! The games were in great shape and I never heard one word from the client. Usually I hear from them 2 or 3 times during the stay about games being down. Thank you for your diligence. I do hope you had time to enjoy yourself.”
“Everything was great! Thanks for the call! Games in great shape and prompt and courteous set up staff. Hope to use you again!”
We rented abound 8 80’s and 90’s arcade games for our set from Pheonix amusements and they were amazing! An absolute pleasure to work with and such a great inventory. I highly recommend them!
Stacy and Don are overall very accommodating and professional from initial call all the way till equipment break down.
My company is based out of NYC so all of the communication between myself and Phoenix Amusements was digital or over the phone. Stacy was easily able to understand what we were looking for and translate that into a great attraction.
My colleague was on-site for the actual event day and could only speak highly of Phoenix Amusements. Overall, if you’re looking for any type of similar products, I highly recommend utilizing Phoenix Amusements.