Special Events

Going Places for February 8, 2006

E=MC2 EVENT MANAGEMENT in Calgary, Alberta, has named BRIAN HANSEN as partner and creative director. Call 403/770-1383; www.emc2events.com

DINA PRENTISS EVENTS in Rancho Cucamonga, Calif., has named CHRISTINA CVITAN as wedding and event coordinator. Call 909/944-5845; www.dinaprentissevents.com

ROBERT KLAHRE has joined New York-based SCHARFF WEISBERG as event manager. Call 718/610-1660; www.scharffweisberg.com

Chestnut Ridge, N.Y.-based experiential marketing firm MC2 has appointed SCOTT WILLIAMS as president of the Chicago division. Call 800/537-8073; www.mc-2online.com

Brielle, N.J.-based EMCVENUES has appointed KAREN PENDLETON as executive vice president of global sales. Call 732/528-9340; www.emcvenues.com

JOLENE MATTHEWS has been hired as head of the special events department at New York-based MAX CUSTOM MEDIA. Call 212/575-2800; www.maxcustom.com

TY WATSON has been appointed director of sales at DAVE AND BUSTER'S in Dallas. Call 214/904-2241; www.daveandbusters.com

LINDA WRIGHT is now the owner of DESSERTS BY DESIGN--A NEW ORLEANS-STYLE COFFEHOUSE, CATERING AND EVENTS CO. in Lakewood, Calif. Call 562/602-1323; www.desserts-by-design.com

NOBLE INVESTMENT GROUP has hired ROBERT GARCIA as director of banquet services at the Twin City Quarter in Winston-Salem, N.C. Visit www.twincityquarter.com

CHAD NELLIS has joined AIRHEADS OXYGEN BARS in Coral Springs, Fla., as director of oxygen bar rentals. Call 954/345-1594; www.oxygenbarrentals.com.

Do you have a job change to announce? Send information about new hires or promotions in the event industry to Special Events Magazine assistant editor Kelly Wardle at [email protected].

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