Hotel catering leader Paula Fenner, CPCE, has joined the newly renovated Fairmont Hotel in Dallas as director of catering and conference services. Call 214/720-2020 ...

Grace Fox has joined San Diego-based White Lotus Productions as sales and event designer. Call 858/751-0480 …

Tom Budas has been named special event director at the Museum of Contemporary Art in Cleveland. Call 216/421-8671 …

Larry Ott has joined EventQuip as head of the company's new venue division, VistAbri, based in Lansdale, Pa. Call 610/233-6822 …

Chris Siegwald has joined Merestone, based in Scottsdale, Ariz., as a producer. Call 480/945-4631 …

GBS Linens, headquartered in Anaheim, Calif., has opened a Southeastern regional office in Orlando, Fla., and named Mike Cruz account executive in Florida. Call 407/641-6527 …

Victor Furnells has joined Hargrove of Lanham, Md., as director of trade show sales. Call 301/306-4755 …

Association management company SmithBucklin, headquartered in Chicago, has announced that Kevin M. Hinton has joined the company as chief staff officer of Site and executive director of the Site International Foundation. Call 800/539-9740 …

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