FLIRT COMMUNICATIONS, a Chicago-based corporate events and marketing communications agency, has hired JAMES ELLIS as director of digital strategy. Call 312/729-5450 …

SANTIAGO CORRADA has been named president and CEO of TAMPA BAY & CO., Tampa Bay, Fla. Call 813/218-3894 …

ARTHUR BACKAL has joined New York-based UNION SQUARE EVENTS as a senior adviser and investor. Call 212/488-1500 …

LIZ HOBBS GROUP of Nottinghamshire, England, has announced that FELICITY BOUND has been appointed events operations manager. Call 08700 702 702 …

CORT EVENT FURNISHINGS has opened a new distribution center in Denver, located at 600 S. Havana St., Aurora, CO. Call 702/591-3673 …

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