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2023 Holiday Networking Event

2023 Holiday Networking EventThis free event will be held on Friday, December 1st from 3:00 to 5:00 p.m. at Shield's Restaurant Bar Pizzeria in Southfield.

About the Event

Let's ring in the cheer to another great year at MEDA while supporting a historical and award-winning southeast Michigan chain restaurant, Shield's.

Economic developers and their partners in community development, talent development, environmental, housing, etc. are invited to this casual afternoon of meeting and mingling.


Free to all. 

Date and Time

Friday, December 1st, 2023
3:00 to 5:00 p.m.


Shield's Restaurant Bar Pizzeria
25101 Telegraph Rd.
Southfield, MI 48034

Thank You Sponsor

City of Southfield

City of SouthfieldThe City of Southfield is not only Michigan's premier business address, but also one of the metro area's most desirable residential communities as well. Southfield offers a complete living community, featuring a nationally recognized public school system, 10 colleges and universities, and more than 800 acres of park land. Located in Oakland County, with easy access to most metro area expressways, Southfield – The Center of It All™, offers both a cosmopolitan, culturally-diverse residential population of more than 76,000 residents and a thriving international business community. With a daytime population nearing 175,000, and over 27 million square feet of office space, Southfield is truly Michigan’s undisputed business center. Residents and businesses alike come to Southfield for its central location, excellent city services and easy access to all of southeastern Michigan. Come see today what Southfield has to offer! Contact Southfield's Business Development Team today.

Cancellation Policy

While this is a free event, your 24-hour notice of cancellation is appreciated for our planning. Email Cassandra at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Corporate Sponsors

Bedrock Clipped consumers-energy
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Contact Us

Michigan Economic
Developers Association
P.O. Box 15096
Lansing, MI 48901-5096
PH: 517-241-0011