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Lisa Miller of Hargrove
Lisa Miller has been named director of events for national accounts at Hargrove.

Who’s News in Special Events for Sept. 14, 2017

Special events business news this week includes a new event director for Hargrove and a new role for longtime event pro David Granger.

Big event company Hargrove, based in Lanham, Md., has named Lisa Miller to the position of director of events for national accounts.

David Granger, CSEP, has been named account executive in Dallas for AFR Event Furnishings.

Big rental company Peachtree Tents and Events, based in Atlanta, announced that it has acquired EventWorks Rentals, with operations in Charleston, S.C., Savannah, Ga., and Myrtle Beach, S.C.

Bruce Konefsky has joined Event FX Productions in Sharon Hill, Pa., as master builder/rental manager and branding guru.

Various assets of Classic Party Rentals will be available during an online global auction Sept. 19, with a public preview on Sept. 18 in Sacramento, Calif. Goods include high-end event furniture, flooring, china, flatware, kitchen and laundry equipment, and tents. For more information, click here.

Fourth Wall Events, with offices in New York and San Diego, has announced the appointments of Jonathan Foresythe as account manager and Jillian Boccia as project coordinator.

Group dining experience VizEat, based in Paris, has announced that it has acquired EatWith, based in North America.

Cashel Travel, a specialist U.K. DMC with offices in Edinburgh and Manchester, U.K., has announced it is significantly bolstering its presence in London by adding a specialist events team based there, under the direction of Gerry Manser.

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