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SOURCE Detroit Metro Convention & Visitors Bureau

DETROIT, Jan. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is being released by the Detroit Metro Convention & Visitors Bureau:

What: Detroit Metro Convention & Visitors Bureau (DMCVB) 2014 Annual Membership Meeting

Who: DMCVB members and the general public are welcome to attend. Cost is $45 for DMCVB members and $50 for non-members. On-site registration will be available.

When: Wednesday, January 29, 2014
9 a.m.-noon
Presentation begins at 10 a.m.
Lunch will be served at noon and a tour of Cobo Center will follow.

Where: Cobo Center, Grand Riverview Ballroom B
One Washington Blvd., Detroit, MI 48226

Why: The DMCVB will announce results of 2013 sales efforts and new meetings and conventions booked in the last year. A five-person panel of Detroit business leaders will discuss the transformation of the Detroit region and their organizations' contributions to the comeback.

Moderator

  • Christy McDonald, MiWeek Anchor, WTVS

Panelists

  • Faye Alexander Nelson, President & CEO, Detroit RiverFront Conservancy
  • Deb Dansby, Vice President, Rock Ventures
  • Sue Mosey, President, Midtown Detroit, Inc.
  • Melissa Roy, Assistant County Executive, Macomb County
  • Bridget Russo, Marketing Director, Shinola

All attendees will be entered to win a Shinola Runwell 41mm watch, a $600 value.

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