Special Events
In Brief for Sept. 12, 2007

In Brief for Sept. 12, 2007

Fashion Week to stay in tents two more years New York's Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week extravaganza will be staged in tents in Manhattan's Bryant Park for two more years, according to producer IMG Fashion. This year Fashion Week had to shrink its footprint and give up one site to reduce its impact on the park, WWD.com reports ...

Jim Buckman dies Jim Buckman, one of the four partners in linen powerhouse BBJ, headquartered near Chicago, died Monday in a car accident ...

Are you really big in rental? Special Events Magazine is finalizing its 10th annual list of the top event rental companies. If you haven't received a questionnaire and need one, please send an e-mail to us by clicking here ...

CMI goes big on meeting/incentive houses Our sister publication CMI has just published its first-ever list of the largest and most influential North American full-service meeting and incentive travel companies. Included are stats on how many meetings and incentive travel programs they produce each year, the number of room nights booked for those events, the number of full-time employees and more. For the new "CMI 25," click here.

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