March 2018 Print

Board Member Exposé


David Hellenberg

Director of Membership

David graduated from Northwood Institute (University) with a degree in hotel/restaurant management and has been in the hospitality industry since 1987 and in the sales end of it since 1989 working at various locations in mid and northern Michigan. In fact, he spent 10 years (1992-2002) at Treetops in the sales office planning and executing successful events year after year. He returned to Treetops in March 2011 again as a Sales Manager booking golf groups, corporate groups and more. In the fall of 2014 he took the position as National Sales Manager to concentrate on the corporate market from all geographic locations. In 2016 he stepped back into the golf market but continues working with the corporate market. David is a member of Meeting Planners International, Michigan Chapter (MMPI) and Michigan Society of Association Executives (MSAE).  

In his spare time he enjoys cooking, listening to music, spending time with family, camping and looking for his next vehicle (number 34 is out there he just knows it!).

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Save The Date

World Education Congress

June 02, 2018 
12:00 AM to 12:00 AM
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Indiana Convention Center
100 S Capitol Ave
Indianapolis, IN 46225

The conference is scheduled for June 2-5, 2018 in Indianapolis, Indiana. Indianapolis is the #1 convention city in the U.S, and it’s the perfect host for WEC’s cutting edge education. Every programming decision MPI is making for #WEC18 is toward the goal of revitalizing you and the events you plan. From the keynotes to concurrent sessions; from the networking functions to the food, #WEC18 will be the place to recharge yourself and the experiences you design.



Planner $899
Supplier $999
Faculty $449
Student $249


Planner $1,099
Supplier $1,199


Planner Membership Bundle $1,199
Supplier Membership Bundle $1,299
Faculty Membership Bundle $599
Student Membership Bundle $259


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New Sponsorship and Advertisting Opportunities!

Now is the time to BUY MPI Michigan Chapter! To find out more about strategic partnerships and advertising opportunities, visit

Why buy? With 50 percent planner members in its membership, you are directly hitting your market. MPI Michigan Chapter is a prominent association for professional meeting planners and suppliers.

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Membership Information

Monthly Renewal Drawing for March 2018

Renewal Drawings:

Are you up for renewal this month? Renew your MPI membership before the end of June and you will be entered into a drawing for one of THREE great prizes. The winner will pick one! Renew today!

  • 6 month extended membership
  • Complimentary CMP Study Kit  (valued at $312)
  • Receive $200 off any MPI Professional Development Certificate Program

Benefits of Membership:


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