ACP Entertainment was founded in 2008 as mainly an inflatable rental company run out of a garage in Byron Center. Over the years, ACP has grown to be one of the largest entertainment companies in the State of Michigan servicing between 500-700 events each year including company picnics, school events, corporate events, college campus events, Christmas parties, senior all nighters, post proms, festivals and private events. Our service offering has grown dramatically not only to include inflatables but also carnival rides, catering, casino parties, arcade games and full event planning and management services. Our experienced staff is eager to assist you in your next event!
"Whatever you do, work at it with all your heart, as working for the Lord, not for men.”-Colossians 3:23
Andrew Sundstrom General Manager
Andrew is new to ACP Entertainment as of Fall of 2018 but is not new to the entertainment industry. He previously managed a family fun center for 12 years prior to working for ACP Entertainment. He is responsible for everything operations here at ACP Entertainment including scheduling, routing, repair, maintenance and improvement projects. On his spare time, Andrew loves to spend time with his 2 kids and wife, play softball and also sells real estate on the side. He's a busy guy!
Rick Strayhorn Operations Manager
Rick has been with ACP Entertainment since day one. He is the father of Ryan (ACP's founder) and has always been heavily involved. As the company grew and offered new services, Rick has since then moved on to manage Dad’s Classic Catering, the catering division of ACP Entertainment. Rick has over 10 years in the food industry and specializes in catering large groups of people. Rick is now a retired teacher of over 15 years. On his spare time he enjoys camping and spending time with his family. Rick has the best spirit and attitude for helping and serving others!
Kristin Vandermeer Event Planning Specialist
Kristin joined the team in January of 2022 and is typically the first team member you'll speak with when calling in! Kristin is responsible for customer relations, planning events and human resources for our team. Kristin worked as a crew member at ACP Entertainment many years ago and was excited to come back full time working in the office. In her spare time, Kristin loves to spend time with her two kids and family along with spending time outdoors.
Ryan Strayhorn Founder and President
Ryan Started ACP Entertainment in 2008 as a DJ, balloon twister and with a few inflatables. Now his main roles are planning large events and oversee all operations. Since he founded the company, Ryan has an extreme passion for bringing new ideas to the table, innovating and continuing to advance ACP Entertainment in the entertainment industry. Ryan is definitely a bit of a workaholic, however he does take a break once in a while! In his free time he enjoys traveling with his Wife, camping and is also quite the Disney Parks buff. In fact, Ryan graduated from the Disney Institute which is a professional development course offered by the Walt Disney Company.