Get to know each of our 7 communities and you'll see, together we are different. 

Destination Ann Arbor held its Annual Meeting on Wednesday, April 17 in the Garden Marquee at Ann Arbor Marriott Ypsilanti at Eagle Crest. The format was talk show style with members of each of our communities talking about what makes their area unique. 

  • Shannon Polk, President & CEO Ann Arbor Area Community Foundation
  • Terris Ahrens, Executive Director Chelsea Area Chamber of Commerce
  • Josh Tanghe, Assistant to the Dexter City Manager
  • Ray Berg, Board Member Manchester Downtown Development Association
  • Jill Tewsley, Milan Community Engagement Director
  • Jill Durnen, President Saline Main Street
  • Sun Chao, Vice President of Investments Cap Stone Holdings and President GameAbove at EMU

Sean Duval from Golden Limousine International was the recipient of the Mary Kerr Leadership Award. Thank you to all of the attendees and speakers! 

2023 Year in Review Video

In 2023, Destination Ann Arbor embarked on a journey of remarkable growth and achievement. It was a year of noteworthy accomplishments and a deepened commitment to our communities. Learn more in our short wrap-up video.


Destination Ann Arbor 2023 Annual Report

2023 Annual Report

The year 2023 stands as a milestone for Destination Ann Arbor, marked by significant achievements and forward momentum. We recognize Washtenaw County as an unforgettable destination that celebrates curiosity and inspires discovery. See the numbers that resulted from our efforts. View the Destination Ann Arbor Annual Report. 

Thank you to our event sponsor, Golden Limousine International, and our in kind sponsors, Kindling Creative, Russell Video, Ann Arbor Marriott Ypsilanti at Eagle Crest.