What is Achieve?

As the premiere leadership event of the Michigan Realtors®, Achieve provides leaders of every level with the tools needed to be the change they want to see in their local associations, offices, and communities. Sharpen your leadership skills with top industry speakers and network with fellow Realtor® professionals. The President's Reception at Achieve creates an evening of connection and celebrates the new Michigan Realtors® Board of Directors.

The Hotel

Ann Arbor Marriott Ypsilanti at Eagle Crest

Hotel Room Rate: $143.00++

Reservation cutoff date: January 3, 2020

Sponsorship Opportunities

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Laurie Brown

Laurie Brown has over two decades of experience as a speaker, trainer, coach, and facilitator, helping her audience improve their communication, presentation skills and customer and employee engagement. In that time she has earned a reputation as a highly engaging, fun and effective professional, whose work gets results for her clients.

A key asset that Laurie brings to her work is her range and depth of experience. She has an international clientele, having worked in the Middle East, Asia, Australia, Europe, England, Latin America and throughout the United States. Laurie has worked with culturally diverse audiences at all corporate levels, and her clients have included Fortune 500 companies, dealerships, and small family-owned businesses.

She counts Lockheed Martin, SAIC, IBM, Great American Insurance, KPMG, Beam International, Accenture, GM, Sun Chemical, Denso, Deloitte, Chrysler, Acura, Ford, Plex, Mercy Health Systems, and BMW among her clients.

Laurie is passionate about providing engaging facilitation, training and coaching that makes a difference. She is the author of The Greet Your Customer Manual, The Teleprompter Manual and Brand-Aid.

Brian Westrin

Brian Westrin is Director of Public Policy & Legal Affairs for the Michigan Realtors®. He helps facilitate both the Public Policy Committee & Legal Action Committee. He regularly presents on legal and policy issues, often working directly with local associations on emerging concerns. Brian is a graduate of Louisiana State University and Michigan State University College of Law.

More speakers to be announced soon!

Attendee Resources

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Event Conduct Policy

All attendees are expected to conduct themselves professionally and with good judgment and common sense. Michigan Realtors® aims to provide a safe event experience for all attendees and does not tolerate inappropriate behavior or harassment in any form. If you feel threatened or harassed while attending a Michigan Realtors® event, you are encouraged to report the incident directly to police via 911. Attendees who violate this Event Conduct Policy may be asked to leave the event without a refund. In addition, the attendee may not be permitted to participate in future Michigan Realtors® events.

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