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Syd Sexton joins Four Five One Events in Denver
<p>Syd Sexton joins Four Five One Events in Denver.</p>

Who's News in Special Events This Week for June 23, 2016

News this week includes a new role for catering veteran&nbsp;Syd Sexton in Denver

Veteran catering pro Syd Sexton has been named general manager of Denver-based Four Five One Events.

Robyn Efurd has rejoined AlliedPRA as director of operations for the big DMC's San Diego and Palm Springs, Calif., locations.

ILEA has announced the nominees for its 2016 Esprit Awards, which will be presented Aug. 13 in Austin. See the complete list here.

Angela DeVere has been named event manager at Galena, Il.-based Goldmoor Inn in Galena, Ill.

Kate Arbour has been named venue manager for Zingerman's Greyline, a new event space slated to open in Ann Arbor, Mich., next month.

Fort Lauderdale, Fla.-based Over the Top Rental Linens has named Pat Mobley as linens sales manager. She will be based in Orlando, Fla.

Howard Garnel has been named executive chef for the off-premise division of Atlanta-based Proof of the Pudding.

Los Angeles-based Designer 8 furniture rental will open a location in New York Aug. 1 to serve the Tri-State Area.  

Capital City Events of Washington has joined the DMC Network.

Canadian entertainment company Belluscious Productions will open an office in Los Angeles. Anna Zaroudny has been named director of sales for the company.

Marco Garcia has been named executive chef at the Westin Phoenix Downtown Hotel.

Big DMC Pacific World will open an office in Myanmar, extending its reach to 36 countries around the globe.

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