INDUSTRY ACCESS
Professional Development | Networking | Community Involvement | Connections

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT
PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

Peer-To-Peer professional discussions bring bitter sweet real life stories to others in the same sector of the Design Industry. Pictured are long-time Designers and manufacturers Granston Bullard and others from the Detroit avenue of fashion. The program was rich with stories of the market-place in Detroit versus a global reach.

COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT
COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT

Biomimicry expert certified by the Biomimicry Institute and MM-O-DD Director of Biomimicry Rich Altheer engages community as an Encouragement Coach

COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT
COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT

MM-O-DD exists because of professional relationships over years and years. Pictured is in collaboration with Build Institute a Detroit based Entrepreneurial organization. They provided the Business Plan canvas so programming participants could included in there invention concepts.

CONNECTIONS
CONNECTIONS

MM-O-DD was invited to Mumford Career Day by Ms. Shannon Anderson to provide future Designers educational opportunities and direct connections who are also presenting professional options. Pictured with Leadership with Randolph Trade-school in Detroit.

NETWORKING
NETWORKING

MM-O-DD in tandem with the Charles H. Wright Museum, Mandisa Smith and Melinda Anderson; the collaboration brought Dourlean Fletcher the Jewelry Designer from the Black Panther movie to talk to a full and eager audience at the Charles H. Wright theatre to hear her experience.

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT
PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

Ms. Morgan Breon is on the MM-O-DD Board Of Directors. Her company is heal.be.live., which thru collaboration with MM-O-DD at the TEDX LAB we jointly provided programming. 'Black Women: Telling Our Stories', was an experiential platform for people to recite the words of African American and Black American Women. The participants were filmed and the results was very emotional impact which also started many heart-felt conversations. The featured Designer was Colette of LaShea Floral.

The following access to programs give insight into collaborations as inclusive industry sector engagements

Professional Development | Networking | Community involvement  | Direct Connections

2015-2020

MM-O-DD launch at DC3 afterglow, , Master Class: Beauty Design at Neiman Marcus, Michigan Museum Association and the American Historical State and Local Museums conference: 'Sound Design in Museums', Design Dares (Biomimicry, Culinary, Sustainability)  engage Professionals as expert Encouragement Coaches as Community Involvement including peer-to-peer opportunities, International programs provide direct connections to the Design Industry sector,  Design Discussions " The Crossroads Of Collaborations' is a high-impact platforms for profession development.

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