Navy Commander Mike Abrashoff is speaking to the Detroit Economic Club! (March 10th, 2016) Book Cadillac Hotel, downtown Detroit

Navy commander Cpn. Mike Abrashoff is a graduate of the U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis, Maryland.

Cpn. Abrashoff co-drafted the air defense plan for naval forces in the Persian Gulf 1990, coinciding with Iraq’s invasion of Kuwait. 

Detroit Economic Club (c. 1934) one of the top speaking platforms in the U.S.A

Before leaving the Navy in 2001, he is noted for taking command of the USS Benfold. It was the single worst performing ship in the Navy’s Pacific Fleet.

One year later, under Abrashoff’s command, it was the best ship in the Navy with the highest degree of combat readiness AND with the same crew. 

The beautiful Westin Book Cadillac Hotel downtown!

Abrashoff’s book “It’s Your Ship” on organization transformation has sold almost one million copies. 

So, come on out and see him talk to the Detroit Economic Club (one of the top speaking platforms in the USA) at the beautiful Westin Book Cadillac Hotel!

Cpn. Abrashoff’s book

What:          talk by Cpn. Mike Abrashoff “It’s Your Ship: Management Techniques from the Best Damn Ship in the Navy!” 

When:         Thursday, March 10th, 2016

Where:       Westin Book Cadillac Hotel (1114 Washington Blvd, Detroit)

Time:         11:30am-1:30pm

Cost:         $75.00 non-members ($45.00 DEC members)

Detroit Economic Club event page

Buy Abrashoff’s book here


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