Special Events

Going Places for Nov. 9, 2005

REBECCA COONS has joined Glendora, Calif.-based ETHOS DESIGN and LOUNGE 22 as executive vice president. Call 818/502-0700; www.ethosdesign.net

NBC UNIVERSAL STUDIO SPECIAL EVENTS has promoted MONIQUE RIFE to assistant director. Call 818/777-9466; www.nbcuni.com/studio

KATE BUTOWICZ has joined CLASS ACT EVENT COORDINATORS in Salem, Ore., as the new reunion manager; NANCY SHANKS has transitioned to a position working with the company’s corporate and nonprofit clients. Call 503/315-8757; www.classactevents.net

Toronto-based EXPOSOFT SOLUTIONS has appointed DWAYNE MCKILLOP as global sales and marketing director. Call 905/812-3770; www.exposoft.com

The ORLANDO WORLD CENTER MARRIOTT in Orlando, Fla., has named DENNIS KOLODZIEJSKI director of food & beverage. Call 800/621-0638; www.marriottworldcenter.com

PATTY HERDER has been named director of sales, incentive and automotive at the ROSEN SHINGLE CREEK in Orlando, Fla. Call 866/996-9939; www.rosenshinglecreek.com

JOEL T. CUTLER has joined the LA QUINTA RESORT & CLUB in La Quinta, Calif., as executive meetings manager. Call 760/564-4111; www.laquintaresort.com

The MARTINEAU BAY RESORT & SPA has appointed PAUL KRAWIC as executive chef, RACHAEL PALUMBO as director of sales and marketing, RABIN ORTIZ as general manager and HELEN LUGO as spa director. Call 866/716-8108; www.martineaubayresort.com

GLADYS O’MAHONY has been promoted to director of sales and marketing of both the WESTIN CHICAGO RIVER NORTH and SHERATON CHICAGO HOTEL & TOWERS. Call 312/744-1900; www.westinchicago.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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