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Fort de Buade Museum Talks Tourism

Party @ MI Place
June 20, 2017 5:00 PM

Cindy Snyder and Mary Beth Powers of the Fort de Buade Museum talk to Sue Bila about tourism while at the Chippewa Waterfront Hotel on Mackinac Island.

Cindy has been a valueable writer for Michigan Festivals & Events Association. Among the popular displays they discuss are a collection of historic indian portraits.

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Brian Bailey, GM, Chippewa Waterfront Hotel on Mackinac Island

Party @ MI Place
June 20, 2017 4:00 PM

Brian Bailey, GM, Chippewa Waterfront Hotel Mackinac Island talks with Sue Bila at the lobby of that facility.

In the first segment Brian discusses the services of the Chippewa from the Pink Pony, to room accomodations.

In the second segment he reviews the great festivals and businesses of Mackinac Island.

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Quincy Ranville, Assistant Director, Mackinac Island Tourism Bureau

Party @ MI Place
June 19, 2017 2:00 PM

Quincy Ranville, Assistant Director, Mackinac Island Tourism Bureau talks with Sue Bila at the Chippewa Waterfront Hotel on Mackinac Island.

 

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Jack Schripsema, President and CEO of Greater Lansing Visitors Conventions Bureau

Party @ MI Place
June 19, 2017 11:00 AM

While recording her June episode of Party @ MI Place at the lobby of the Chippewa Waterfront Hotel. Sue Bila discovered Jack Schripsema, President and CEO of Greater Lansing Visitors Conventions Bureau passing by. He was on the island at the time attending the 2017 Mackinac Island Policy Conference hosted by the Detroit Regional Chamber of Commerce. Hear this extra content coming straight to PodCast.

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2017 World Finals for Odyssey of the Mind Comes to Mid-Michigan

Michigan Business Beat
May 23, 2017 4:00 PM

Jack Schripsema, CTA, Greater Lansing Visitors & Convention Bureau, Lansing, MI, speaks with Chris Holman about the great numbers coming into Mid-Michigan May 24-27th. The 2017 World Finals for Odyssey of the Mindare being hosted in East Lansing, MI.

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Great 2016 Numbers Carrying Through to a Busy 2017 in Greater Lansing

Michigan Business Beat
May 23, 2017 11:00 AM

Jack Schripsema, CTA, Greater Lansing Visitors & Convention Bureau, Lansing, MI, speaks with Chris Holman about the great numbers coming in about 2016 tourism. He reviews other recent activity and then looks ahead to the 23rd Annual Be a Tourist in Your Own Town, coming up June 3rd.

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Upcoming Events Planned for Flint in 2017

Party @ MI Place
April 10, 2017 3:00 PM

Greg Fielder from the Flint Greater Arts Council joins Sue Bila in the studio. Greg and Sue shared the excitement of the many upcoming 2017 events planned for the Flint Area,  They also spoke of the economic impact the events have for the region. 

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Chaoyang district, Beijing China Delegation Excerpts

Michigan Business Beat
September 27, 2016 11:00 AM

September 20-22, Lansing, Michigan played host to an international delegation from Beijing, China's Chaoyang District. Wednesday September 21st, approximately 100 gathered at the Lansing Center for a cultural and economic information exchange.

These three segments contain excerpts from that celebration. Presentstions from stage are the cutural report delivered by Commision of Tourism Development of Chaoyang District of Beijing Municipality Deputy Consultant Niu Yuhong. She shares about that district and many things to go and see in and around Beijing.

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Niu Yuhong - Chaoyang District, Beijing China Delegation

Michigan Business Beat
September 27, 2016 9:00 AM

September 20-22, Lansing, Michigan played host to an international delegation from Beijing, China's Chaoyang District. Wednesday September 21st, approximately 100 gathered at the Lansing Center for a cultural and economic information exchange. Here Jeffrey Mosher speaks with Niu Yuhong. Ms. Niu is Deputy Consultant for the Commmision of Tourism Development of Chaoyang District of Beijing Municipality. She discusses tourism in China, and her visit to Michigan. The interview is followed by excerpts from the cultural exchange luncheon as Chris Holman welcomes guests, explaining how this event developed following a visit of Lansing dignitaries to China in the past couple years.

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Vital Travel and Health Tips

This Month in Small Business
June 7, 2016 4:00 PM

Being a suitcase entrepreneur means you are always on the move. If your business involves you traveling around quite a bit then you should have garnered some travel wisdom. But the chances are that you are still making some mistakes.

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