The Detroit Institute of Music Education in downtown Detroit hosted the Movement Electronic Festival opening party on May 22. The Movement Electronic Festival featured more than 100 artists throughout Memorial Day weekend at downtown Detroit's Hart Plaza.
NEXTWork, an organization that provides young Jewish professionals with resources and networking opportunities, celebrated its one-year anniversary at Sabrage in Royal Oak on May 13. Guests enjoyed drinks and appetizers.
Detroit's Bayview Yacht Club hosted a press event on May 21 to share changes to the 2015 Bell's Beer Bayview Mackinac Race. The event included announcements made by 2015 Commodore Hanson Bratton, Port Huron Mayor Pauline Repp, and Race Chair Peter Wenzler. To celebrate the yacht club's 100th anniversary, signature drinks and a lunch was served.
Leadership Oakland, a nonprofit that works to develop peoples' leadership skills, hosted a homecoming gala for its 25th anniversary at the Emagine Theatre in Royal Oak on April 30. The event offered live music by "Reggie and Friends," signature drinks, and food stations.
For the sixth year in a row, the Junior Achievement of Southeastern Michigan, in partnership with DBusiness Magazine and News/Talk 760 WJR, honored the Champions of the New Economy — six regional executives who are driving growth in highly competitive industries — at the Junior Achievement of Southeastern Michigan's offices in downtown Detroit on May 6. A strolling dinner was provided by Opus One.