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Sep 22, 2014, 10:00 ET

Detroit Metro CVB Awarded 2014 Travel Weekly Gold Magellan Award

The Detroit Metro Convention & Visitors Bureau (DMCVB) has been awarded a 2014 Gold Magellan Award by Travel Weekly for its Comeback City...

Jan 29, 2014, 11:00 ET

Detroit Metro CVB announces rise in convention bookings and hotel room nights in metro Detroit

Convention bookings and hotel room nights in metro Detroit are up for 2014, and an impressive list of major conventions are headed to the region...

Jan 28, 2014, 12:42 ET

Media Advisory: Detroit Metro Convention & Visitors Bureau to Announce New Meetings and Conventions Coming to Metro Detroit

The following is being released by the Detroit Metro Convention & Visitors Bureau: What: Detroit Metro Convention & Visitors Bureau...

Jan 28, 2013, 10:00 ET

Metro Detroit Meeting and Convention Bookings Up for 2012

Meeting and convention bookings in metro Detroit are on the rise, the Detroit Metro Convention & Visitors Bureau (DMCVB) announced today at its...

Jan 25, 2013, 09:02 ET

Detroit Metro Convention & Visitors Bureau 2013 Annual Membership Meeting

The following is being released by the Detroit Metro Convention & Visitors Bureau:  What:   Detroit Metro Convention &...

Oct 19, 2012, 09:50 ET

Detroit Welcomes Baseball Fans

 Detroit and its hospitality community are roaring and ready to welcome visitors for the 2012 World Series. The Detroit Metro Convention &...

Jun 27, 2012, 10:33 ET

Detroit Metro Convention & Visitors Bureau announces launch of Medical Meetings Initiative; recruits top leaders to Advisory Council

"Think Detroit. Think Medical." to leverage health science assets, national influence of health care leaders to attract medical industry meetings...

Apr 23, 2012, 10:00 ET

Reminder: Detroit Metro CVB and MotorCities National Heritage Area to announce 2012 Autopalooza lineup at April 24 Press Conference

 The following was announced by the Detroit Metro CVB. What: A press conference to kick off Autopalooza, southeast Michigan's...

Apr 20, 2012, 16:00 ET

Detroit Metro CVB and MotorCities National Heritage Area to announce 2012 Autopalooza lineup at April 24 Press Conference

 The following was announced by the Detroit Metro CVB. What: A press conference to kick off Autopalooza, southeast Michigan's...

Jan 24, 2012, 14:39 ET

VA Leadership to Announce 2012 National Veteran Small Business Conference and Hiring Fair in Detroit

The following was issued today by Detroit Metro Convention & Visitors Bureau: What: Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Chief of Staff John R....

Jun 01, 2011, 14:18 ET

AUTOPALOOZA Returns to Southeast Michigan

Arrival of the Hot Rod Magazine Power Tour on Friday, June 10 at Metro Beach Kicks Off a Summer Full of Automotive Events The MotorCities...

Feb 21, 2011, 10:46 ET

New Ernst & Young Report Shows Positive ROI From Michigan's Fast Growing Film and Television Industry

State's Top Convention & Visitors Bureaus Commissioned the Study in Late 2010 A new research study conducted by respected international...

Jun 08, 2010, 09:26 ET
Jun 01, 2009, 10:00 ET
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 01/31/2007

HOT ROD Power Tour(R) Cruises Into the Motor City June 9

Free "Rock & Rods" Concert and Car Show also scheduled More than 4,500 muscle cars and hot rods from all over the U.S. and Canada will...

Mar 06, 2009, 16:01 ET

Sign On! Local Organizations and Businesses to Welcome 2009 NCAA(R) Men's Final Four(R)

Welcome messages for the 2009 NCAA(R) Men's Final Four(R) will soon fill local highways and streets in preparation for upwards of 70,000 basketball...

Mar 06, 2009, 15:58 ET
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Attention Detroit Hospitality Industry! Are You Ready for the 2009 NCAA(R) Men's Final Four(R)?

Members of the Detroit hospitality industry are eligible to participate in a complimentary Hospitality Industry Briefing program to help...

Mar 06, 2009, 14:42 ET
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Detroit 'Gets in the Game' in Preparation to Host the NCAA(R) Men's Final Four(R)

The Detroit Metro Convention & Visitors Bureau, along with the Final Four Detroit Local Organizing Committee (DLOC), are gearing up to...

Jan 30, 2009, 16:46 ET

Sign On! Local Organizations and Businesses to Welcome 2009 NCAA(R) Men's Final Four(R)

Welcome messages for the 2009 NCAA(R) Men's Final Four(R) will soon fill local highways and streets in preparation for upwards of 70,000 basketball...

Jun 27, 2008, 01:00 ET

'Doors Open Detroit' Friday, June 27 Welcomes Local Residents to Experience 'The D' With Discounted Attractions, Restaurants, Hotels

DETROIT, June 27 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- "Doors Open Detroit" returns to downtown's Campus Martius Park from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Friday,...

May 20, 2008, 01:00 ET
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'Let's Meet in The D!' Program Unveiled to Diversify and Grow Detroit Region's Economy

DETROIT, May 20 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Detroit Metro Convention & Visitors Bureau (DMCVB) Chairman Christopher Ilitch today (May 20)...