Markey's serves the state of Iowa with event technology support for live events from the centrally located office and warehouse in Des Moines.

At Markey’s we take great pride in the diversity of our service offerings. Founded more than 60 years ago, Markey’s has transitioned over the years into a multi-faceted, multi-capable event technology leader on a national level.  We provide leading edge equipment for audiovisual rental, live event management, livestreaming, production services and in-house audiovisual support for hotels, convention centers and corporations. 

Markey's also serves as the Preferred In-House Audiovisual Provider for the Iowa Events Center.

Opened in 1995, our Des Moines office has grown to become the largest audiovisual provider in the state of Iowa.  Associations, corporations and meeting facilities all depend on the local Markey's team to be available on demand for their audiovisual needs, whether it is service or AV rental.  Focused on customer service and providing highly skilled technicians, our Des Moines staff provides the entire state of Iowa and surrounding states an excellent communications technology resource. 


Iowa Branch Office

5110 Park Avenue, Des Moines, IA 50321

Phone:  515.277.3338


Iowa Events Center

730 Third Street, Des Moines, IA 50309

Phone:  515.564.8144


Customers include: 

  • World Pork Expo hosted by the National Pork Producers Council
  • Kemin Industries
  • Iowa State University Foundation
  • Des Moines University
  • Iowa Bankers Association
  • Institute for Career Advancement Needs (ICAN)
  • Iowa Renewable Fuels Association 
  • Women Lead Change
  • Iowa State Fair and the Blue Ribbon Foundation
  • Drake University 
  • Greater Des Moines Partnership
  • Des Moines Business Record
  • Multiple Presidential Hopefuls during the Iowa Caucus 
  • Multiple Hotels and Meeting Facilities - Preferred Rental and Services Supplier
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