Special Events

Going Places for March 29, 2006

TARA KEATING-MAGEE has been named conference manager for THE SPECIAL EVENT conference and trade show, based in Stamford, Conn. Call 203/358-3708; www.thespecialeventshow.com

Boston-based CONVENTURES INC. announces that VICTORIA BREGLIO and JOY BANNON have been promoted to the role of senior account manager, while LAUREN PROSHAN and KATELYN CONNOLLOY have both been named account executive. Call 617/439-7700; www.conventures.com

ROBIN EDGEMON, formerly of DMC Capitol Services, has joined FANTASY WORLD ENTERTAINMENT in Prince Frederick, Md., as event manager. Call 800/757-6332; www.fwword.com

CLASSIC PARTY RENTALS announces that MAUREEN GEHLE has joined its El Segundo, Calif., location as event consultant. Call 310.529-2898; www.classicpartyrentals.com

SCOTT BAKER, president of Chicago Travel Consultants, Chicago, has been elected president of THE CONTACT DMC GROUP, a DMC consortium headquartered in La Jolla, Calif. Call 773/880-5878; www.ctcdmc.com

BYRON FRAZIER has been named director of sales and marketing at the Dallas office of PRA DESTINATION MANAGEMENT. Call 214/647-0300; www.pra.com

JASON KIMLER has assumed the role of corporate meetings and events producer for New York-based SCHOLASTIC INC. Call 212/343-4848; www.scholastic.com

APEX PLASTIC INDUSTRIES of Hauppauge, N.Y., has named ROB DOONACHAR its new director of the ribbons and decoratives division. Call 631/231-8888; www.apexplasticinc.com

JENNIFER DAVRET has joined M THREE PRODUCTIONS in Boca Raton, Fla., as corporate events manager. Call 561/989-8081; www.mthree.com

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