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Dax Callner of GES
Dax Callner takes event strategy post at GES.

Who’s News in Special Events for March 2, 2017

Special events business news this week includes a new chief strategy offer for events at GES.

Dax Callner has joined GES in Las Vegas as chef strategy officer for events.

Denver-based DMC AXS Group, included on the latest Special Events “25 Top DMCs,” has redesigned its website.

Stacy Rosario has been named director of social catering at the Kimpton EPIC Hotel in Miami.

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Effective March 6, big party rental company Apres Party and Tent Rental, included on the latest Special Events “30 Top Rental Companies,” will operate out of a new location: 5801 Clearwater Drive, Minnetonka, MN 55343.

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Quest Events has announced two new staff members: Nicole Peters is the new sales manager for the South Florida branch of Quest, while Margaret Whittington has accepted the sales manager position in the company’s newly opened New Orleans branch.

Didier Lailheugue has been named executive chef at Trump National Doral in Miami.

Pete Heffernan, formerly president of Bandit Lites, has joined Nashville, Tenn.-based Christie Lites, focusing on customer relations and market development.

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