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#destination MEETING IN Detroit D etroit is America's great comeback story, a city ready for anything. We're a complete-package destination with new restaurants, retail and walkable downtown riverfront; high-energy championship sports, nightlife and gaming; and nationally recognized music festivals, cultural attractions, architectural wonders and more. Come and feel Detroit's irresistible energy. To learn more, visit meetdetroit.com. 24 @MPIGNY SPRING 2015 You Auto Love Detroit You'll be Dancing in the Streets Where else can you take an automobile factory tour, visit where the first Model T was built, or be in awe of the great auto baron's lush estates? Start up your engines and immerse yourself at the America's greatest history attraction, The Henry Ford, with an amazing collection of transportation exhibits plus President John F. Kennedy's limousine, a 50-ton Gothic steam engine, the Rosa Parks bus, and much more within the Ford museum. On the Village campus take a ride in a classic car down Main Street, or stroll the lanes and visit seven historic districts that feature the Thomas Edison Menlo Park Laboratory, the Wright Brothers bicycle shop, the home of Steven Foster, a working farm, and other historic American treasures. Can you hear the voices? Michael Jackson, Diana Ross & The Supremes, Smokey Robinson, Stevie Wonder, The Temptations, Martha Reeves and the Vandella's plus many other great talents created the unique Motown sound in Detroit. Plan a stop at the Motown Historic Museum - Hitsville USA, and feel the vibrations of the sound that rocked the music industry. Entertainment abounds downtown at three major casinos and a first class theatre district with more than 13,000 seats. Don't miss the fabulous productions at the majestic Fox Theatre. Enjoy opera, the symphony, jazz and major headliner shows from coast to coast. http://www.meetdetroit.com

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of @MPIGNY - Spring 2015

Ask the Board What Is Your Ultimate Travel Destination?
President’s Message by Carvie Gillikin
Building a Strong Team
Healthy Habits for the Home Office
Incentivize Me: The Road to Incentive Trip Recovery
Glamping Across the Usa and Abroad
14 Personal Branding With Ceci Johnson
Member Spotlight a Conversation With Alesia Lawson
Meeting and Event Trends: Let’s Get Engaged!
Day in the Life Exploring London With Deborah Kelly
Meetings Industry Building Global Momentum
18 Shades of Green
Ibtm America Launches a New Show Format This Summer
Notes From the Field
Javits Center Debuts a New Look, Feel for Nyc Meetings
Meeting in Detroit
New Members
Advertiser’s Index
Iceland Offers Endless Ideas for Events

@MPIGNY - Spring 2015