MEMBER ONLY EVENT
Executive Luncheon Series
SAVE THE DATE!
President, The Henry Ford
Limited to the first ten members to register
MSED is excited to announce the next speaker for our Executive Luncheon Series. We invite you to join Patricia Mooradian for a small group lunch and discussion.
Don't miss out on this member-exclusive opportunity to share lunch with this tourism industry marketing executive!
Bring your questions - this luncheon is limited to the first 10 registrants.
About Patricia Mooradian:
MSED Event Cancellation Policy: Cancellations will be accepted until 5pm on Friday, July 06, 2018. Cancellations received by this date will be refunded less a 10% administrative fee, with a minimum charge of $5. Refunds cannot be issued for cancellations received after this date; however, substitutions for another person to attend in your place are gladly accepted.
Ms. Patricia E. Mooradian has been the President and Chief Operating Officer at The Henry Ford since November 2005 and serves as its Secretary. Since joining the institution in 2000, Ms. Mooradian has developed a ten-year strategic plan focusing on increased attendance, new visitor experiences and amenities, new educational products and benchmark hospitality.
In addition, she introduced new tourism and sales initiatives and spearheaded The Henry Ford's brand development, positioning the institution as a multi-venue, multi-day destination. She introduced The Benson Ford Research Center to the institution's campus in 2002 and led the unprecedented restoration of Greenfield Village in 2003 and the opening of the Ford Rouge Factory Tour in 2004. In addition, she executed the planning and development of Henry Ford Museum's Flexible Gallery and the permanent exhibits, Buckminster Fuller's Dymaxion House: A New Way of Living, Heroes of the Sky and With Liberty and Justice For All (opening in 2006.)
Through her leadership efforts the institution has been recognized with several national awards including two THEA Awards (Themed Entertainment Association) in 2004 for Outstanding Achievement in the Extreme Makeover category, Greenfield Village and Outstanding Achievement in the Visitor Center category, Ford Rouge Factory Tour; an AIA Award (American Institute of Architects) of Honor for Sustainable Design, Ford Rouge Factory Tour and a Dibner Award for Excellence in Museum Exhibits, Heroes of the Sky exhibit in Henry Ford Museum.
Prior to joining The Henry Ford, Ms. Mooradian was Regional Director of Marketing for The Taubman Company focusing on the strategic positioning for more than a dozen shopping destinations across the United States in major markets including New York City, Denver, Chicago, Washington D.C. and Detroit. Ms. Mooradian has been Vice Chairman of the Board at Detroit Metro Convention & Visitors Bureau (DMCVB) since January 2008. She serves as Director of Crestmark Bank. She has been a Director of Crestmark Bancorp, Inc. since October 2012. Ms. Mooradian serves on the Board of Directors for Henry Ford Health System Detroit Campus, Arab Community Center for Economic and Social Services (ACCESS), The Henry Ford Learning Institute and Michigan Museums Association. She serves as a Trustee at The Henry Ford. She is a member of the following advisory councils: U.S. Cultural & Heritage Tourism Summit Advisory Committee, University of Michigan-Dearborn Citizens Advisory Council and the Detroit Regional Chamber's Leadership Policy Conference Committee.