Don't get confused! Held in partnership with the Detroit area Town
Hall meeting in Livonia.
An organizational and informational event to most effectively
communicate to Michigan's legislators, governor and voting public why
the film incentive program should be preserved. Streamed video will
be shown from Livonia, with local questions being submitted.
WHEN: Thursday, February 24, 7:00PM (30 minutes prior to Livonia
WHERE: Grand Valley State University - Center for Health Sciences
301 Michigan St. NE
Grand Rapids, MI
Hager Auditorium, Room 119
Seating for 150, after that standing room only
Featured speakers in Grand Rapids:
Rick Hert, Film Commissioner, West Michigan Film Office
Joe Voss, Entertainment Attorney, Clark Hill PLC
Deb Havens, President, West Michigan Film Video Alliance
Heidi Schmitt, Sales Manager, Grand Rapids Convention and Visitors
Jax Baker, Producer, and Assistant Production Coordinator
Featured speakers in Livonia:
Mitch Albom, Free Press Columnist
Mike Binder, filmmaker and Michigan native
Andy Meisner, Oakland County Treasurer, and former State Rep.
Philippe Martinez, Maxsar Studios CEO
Emery King and Jim Burnstein, Chair and Vice-Chair, MFO Advisory
Ken Droz, Consultant and former MFO Communications Mgr.
Open to the press and general public.
Direct press queries to Jax Baker - 616.633.9683 -
Updates regarding this event or speakers will be posted to our
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