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2014-01-28 12:27:02

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...

2014-01-13 23:21:18

123.Net announces contract with Cobo Convention and Exhibition Center, to provide wireless Internet service. Detroit, MI (PRWEB) January 13, 2014 Southfield, Michigan based telecommunications company announced that it had secured a contract to provide wireless Internet services to Cobo Convention and Exhibition Center, Michigan’s largest expo center and the home of the North American International Auto Show. The Detroit Regional Convention Facility Authority, who operates and manages...

2013-02-11 04:20:08

DETROIT, Feb. 11, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is released by the Michigan Boating Industries Association: What: Hundreds of boats up to 47 feet in length on Michigan roads as they head to Cobo Center for the 55(th) annual Detroit boat Show. Who: More than 100 exhibitors from all over the state will be bringing all types of boats for wakeboarding, cruising, fishing, and more. All new model boats of all types and sizes and for every budget When: Move-in starts...

2013-01-28 16:23:54

LIVONIA, Mich., Jan. 28, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The original, biggest and best boat show in Michigan, the Detroit Boat Show is premiering new boating products and accessories at Cobo Center, February 16-24. More than 60,000 attendees are expected to fill the bigger show at Cobo Center during its nine day run. "Boating is back, nationwide the industry saw a 10 percent increase in powerboat sales in 2012 and we're expecting another 10 percent increase in 2013," said Show Manager Nicki...

2012-02-08 06:10:00

LIVONIA, Mich., Feb. 8, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Detroit Boat Show starts Saturday, Feb. 11 and runs through Feb. 19 at Cobo Center. This week, hundreds of boats from 10 - 45 feet in length are lining up along the streets of Detroit waiting for their turn to get into the warm halls of Cobo which will be transformed into a summer paradise within a few days. Show management and exhibiting dealers are expecting a strong showing of attendees and boat buyers. The show's bulk...

2012-02-06 06:50:00

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 6, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The TEAMS Conference & Expo, organized by SportsTravel magazine, announced that TEAMS '12 will be held in Detroit. TEAMS -- Travel, Events And Management in Sports -- is the world's largest gathering for the sports-event industry. Hosted by the Detroit Sports Commission and the Detroit Metro Convention & Visitors Bureau in partnership with Michigan Sports, TEAMS '12 will be held October 1-4 at the Cobo Conference & Exhibition Center. "We...

2012-01-05 13:45:00

DETROIT, Jan. 5, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Senior officials for the Detroit Regional Convention Facility Authority and the North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) today signed an unprecedented five-year contract that will keep one of the world's most influential auto shows in the Motor City through 2017. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120105/DE30643-a )(Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120105/DE30643-b ) The agreement represents an aggregate economic impact of...

2011-03-03 09:30:00

DETROIT, March 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Detroit Cobo Center is undergoing a $260,000,000 renovation designed to revitalize the center, the home of the North American International Auto Show. The architectural and interior design is being led by tvsdesign, a firm based in Atlanta, which specializes in convention centers and public assembly space. tvsdesign is a member of a team that includes SDG, Kahn, and Rossetti. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110303/AT58461 ) With...

2011-01-19 13:00:00

DETROIT, Jan. 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- WHO: Tigers players scheduled to appear (subject to change): Alex Avila Austin Jackson Magglio Ordonez Scott Sizemore Jose Valverde Justin Verlander The Detroit Tigers will hold a Q&A session as part of a stop on their Winter Caravan on a stage located in the WHAT:...

2011-01-18 12:29:00

DETROIT, Jan. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090903/DE70318LOGO ) Michigan Governor Rick Snyder will kick-off opening ceremonies for thousands of students in school groups in grades 9 - 12 and college level, from a variety of schools throughout southeast Michigan, surrounding states and across the river in Windsor, Ontario, WHO: Canada....