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Shirt Sleeve Sessions

Join peers from your career discipline to roll up your sleeves and take on the issues in your industry that are most important to you! This session is an opportunity to ask questions, share experiences and contribute solutions with peers from across the state of Michigan. Don’t miss out on learning new skills and networking with peers during these curated sessions.

  • Women in Leadership

Join senior-level professionals for an engaging dialogue as they share their insights, experiences and vision on how we can continue to maximize our leadership potential throughout the hospitality industry!

Location: Tower A  Facilitator: Shonda Isaac

  • Emerging Professionals

This session is designed for advancing management to discuss challenges, industry insights and information while innovating on solutions that can positively impact our industry!

Location: Mackinac C  Facilitator: Paul Stansbie

  • Social Media/Marketing

Connect with other marketing professionals to engage and discuss industry tips and best practices, while sharing successes and navigating the ever-evolving marketing landscape.

Location: Tower B  Facilitator: Janet Korn

  • Sales

Engage with other sales professionals as we deep-dive into the hurdles and successes of sales in our industry and how we can leverage the tools, resources and solutions of our collaborative network.

Location: Tower C  Facilitator: Cindy Bowen

  • Rooms Operations

This session is designed for front office, housekeeping, and reservations & revenue management professionals to collaborate and cultivate discussions with other teams on how to elevate communication channels and develop solutions to overcome their property’s challenges!

Location: Peninsula B  Facilitator: Norina Cadili

  • F&B | Catering | Event Management

Join other F&B professionals from hotels, convention centers, meeting venues, and bars/restaurants to share insights, experiences and best practices on how we can continue to elevate the guest experience, while showcasing our staff and property!

Location: Mackinac B  Facilitator: Amy Young

  • Pure Michigan Brand Standards Workshop

This workshop is designed to educate and engage attendees on the brand standards and guidelines of Pure Michigan as we continue to highlight the exposure and brand awareness of this impactful campaign!

Location: Mackinac A  Presenters: Christopher Mitchell & John Blattner | Dickinson Wright