Up and coming: mark your calendar with these regional business events.

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Oct. 13

[Chamber Event] Maverick Marketing Monday

The Detroit Zoo-Education Studios

12:00 to 1:15 p.m.

Session Topic - "Become relevant or I will ignore you!" Featured maverick: Peter Delegge, Marketing Today. Register at www.detroitchamber.com/events.

Oct. 14

[Chamber Event] Leadership Detroit Graduate Event


5:30 to 7:30 p.m.

For more information, please contact Dan Piepszowski at (313) 596-0401.

Oct. 15

Developing a Winning Marketing Plan


9 a.m. to 12 p.m.

Cost: $40

Contact: Nancy Peter at 248-858-0783 Business counselors will guide you through successful techniques and marketing principles helping you to promote your products and services to your target audience.

Oct. 16

Bringing Michigan Back


8 to 10 a.m.

$35 Members, $45 Non-Members Hear what's being done at state, regional and county level to bring our Michigan economy back to health. For more information contact Mark Hendrickson at Mark.Hendrickson@Prudential.com.

Oct. 21

Planned Parenthood Midtown Health Center

Grand Opening Celebration

4:00-6:30 p.m.

4229 Cass Avenue, Detroit, MI 48201

Cost: FREE-RSVP requested

Email: grandopening@ppmchoice.org Celebrate the Grand Opening of Planned Parenthood Mid and South Michigan's newest health center, a beautiful 6,000 square foot facility located in historic Midtown.

Oct. 23

Get Your Body and Business into Shape


10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

This expo will concentrate on business marketing, finance and networking as well as personal fitness, weight management and medical screenings. Visit nawbogdc.com or contact Amy Marshall at info@nawbogdc.org for more information.

Oct. 24

[Chamber Event] 5 Minute Networking at Macy's in the Morning

Macy's at Somerset (3rd Floor Restaurant Level)

8 to 10:30 a.m.

$30 Members, $50 Non-Members

The days of awkward icebreakers and dead-end leads are over; networking is now easy and effective. The 5 Minute Networking experience offers the efficiency of 5-minute, one-on-one meetings with potential clients from targeted companies you select based on your business interests. For more information, please contact Kalisha Gaines at (313) 596-0392. Register at www.detroitchamber.com/events.

Oct. 25-26

Book Cadillac: Next Chapter

The Westin Book Cadillac Detroit Hotel Celebrate the return of one of Detroit's legendary landmarks at this gala event. Stimulate change and bring more people to build, live, work and play in Detroit's next chapter. This event is a fundraiser for Detroit's Children...

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