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May 4, 2017

Over 5,000 underwater creatures in one aquarium. SEA LIFE Michigan Aquarium sends guests through a highly themed aquarium that brings you nose to nose with sharks, stingrays, jellyfish, sea horses and many other deep-sea organisms. To get any closer, you would have to get wet!

Oct 4, 2016

Craft beer flows freely and abundantly in metro Detroit and Michigan which makes its popularity the perfect opportunity for Steve Johnson, CEO of Motor City Brew Tours, to tap into (pun intended). 

Steve joins us to talk about his extensive beer knowledge, sharing beer types, breweries and stories from various tours he's given over the years.

Find out more about Detroit area brewpubs, breweries and beer in this edition of the Detroit Comeback Show.

Aug 8, 2016

As an original organization of the Women's Flat Track Derby Association, the Detroit Derby Girls have empowered hundreds of women in metro Detroit and made a lasting international impact. In fact, one team member has started a globally traded business and credits her success to her involvement in Derby. 

The Detroit team is known around the world for it's strength and competitive nature on the track and sense of community off of it. Members talk about their memories when they first join the team and the friendships they've made because of this close knit community. 

Jul 18, 2016

Take a step back a century or two and discover what life was like during the Medieval era, when royalty ruled the land and a hierarchy determined your social status. Walk the grounds of the City of Holly in the State of Michigan and talkth to thy neighbor about good eats, the day's joust or sightings of the queen. Roam the shops and enjoy entertainment as we talk about the experience that is the Michigan Renaissance Festival. 

Jul 7, 2016

Move over thin crust and deep dish because Detroit style pizza is gaining more fame. 

Join us as we decipher the four components of a Detroit style pizza along with who originated the phenomenon and what Detroit locations serve the authentic slices.

Jun 28, 2016

So you're visiting Detroit for the first time - what do you do? Where do you go? What will make your Detroit visit epic?

Join me and Stan Smith, CEO of Pushing Social, as we discuss some of the popular anchor attractions and mention some of the more unique gems in metro Detroit. We'll reference food and how the Washington Post hailed Detroit as a "Food Mecca" and touch on museums, an entertainment complex, architecture, and an international marathon. 

We're not your average city and you'll experience that when you visit. 

Jun 16, 2016

What's a CVB? How can it help me? 

Many people don't know most large cities have a CVB or Convention & Visitors Bureau. The reason most people don't know this is because CVB sales and marketing teams aren't targeting locals to visit the city - they already live there! Typically, their goal is to bring out-of-towners to the city for a vacation or to showcase the destination and the perfect spot for your next convention. 

Detroit's story is unique because we are a city of "firsts" and in this show you'll discover that we're not just talking about the first automobile assembly line...

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