MGT event services include production, management, sales and publicity for major community events and targeted educational seminars and conferences. MGT produces events to promote green living, commerce and community. For the past seven years, MGT staff produced Michigan's largest Earth Day and Green Living events. Click Event & Project Management link for service details.
MI Green Team provides a full range of administrative services for non-profit and government-sponsored networks. These include membership website development maintenance, and member and event registration.
For select green products and services needing top-notch representation in northern Oakland and Macomb counties, MGT can offer direct sales services on a commission or finder's fee basis.
Where a product or service provides signficant community value, and an appropriate non-profit organization can be identified, MI Green Team can facilitate sales partnership to generate sales and conduct fundraising.
MGT can offer its on-line resources, including email blasts and website traffic, to generate direct referrals for sales of products, services, subscriptions and memberships.
MGT works with a network of leading providers to offer a variety of business services such as marketing, green certification, energy conservation, and grant administration. Business development services include business planning, marketing, publicity and management consulting.
Complete Management Services
MI Green Team provides a wide variety of business and project management services, each committed to meeting the “triple bottom line” of producing environmental, community and economic value, and customized to your specific needs, including:
Website development & maintenance
Marketing & Publicity
Planning & Budgeting
MGT can provide a complete project plan designed to meet your project goals within budget. Plans can include both logistics and programming, and cover all phases from initial planning through goal reporting.
Grant Writing & Reporting
MGT staff have written many successful grants for educational programs and events, including with the MI Dept. of Energy, Labor and Economic Growth. MGT has provided extensive grant reporting and accounting for each of its grant.
Sponsorship Development & Management
MGT provides access to potential corporate sponsorship, from an impressive list of past event sponsors, including DTE, The Home Depot, Oakland University, and Chrysler, and from its sponsorship sales efforts. MGT provides sponsor package development, solicitation, agreement and management. In total, MGT-run events have benefitted from hundreds of thousands in cash sponsorships.
Marketing & Publicity
MGT is able to leverage years of experience and many contacts to produce cost-effective marketing and publicity for your project or event. MGT efforts have resulted in millions of marketing impressions, over $1 million in media sponsorships, tens of thousands in annual attendance, and dozens of media articles and stories (including many live-feeds). Services include marketing plan development and implementation, press release writing and distribution, web and print design, spokes-person representation, VIP/celebrity booking and much more.
Resource & Contact Development
The MGT network is over 450 green/wellness contacts, including over 350 past event participants, and it is growing fast. Participants include 85 non-profit organizations representing sustainable food/farming, transportation, energy, buildings/homes, economic development, and others. MGT offers connection to relevant government resources and contacts at the local, county and state levels.
Program Development & Management
MGT managers have organized national, state-wide and local educational and community programming, featuring presentations by leading subject matter experts, VIPs and celebreties, as well as community-building "Connections Cafe'" roundtables.
Website Development & Maintenance
MGT managers have developed websites for many organizations, events and projects, including the MI Earth Day Fest website which received over 60,000 hits in the 45 day run-up to the event. MGT has developed its member website (www.migreenteam.com) using the Wild Apricot CMS/CRM system. Although intended for primarily for member services, this website is already the most visited in its category in Michigan (see www.StatBrain.com). Wild Apricot offers rapid deployment and easy (user) maintenance of functional and content pages for a variety of member and guest services, including member registration and profiles, event calendar and regsitration, and much more. MGT can quickly and inexpensively apply this powerful web development system your projects, events and networks.
Administration & Accounting
MGT uses Quickbooks On-line for budgeting and all phases of accounting. A project account can be established quickly and at little cost, and updated by MGT and the customer, providing constantly updated reporting for the customer. Full administrative services, including contract development and management, are available as well.
Product & Service Referrals
MGT large and growing list of green/wellness service providers can be accessed for referrals, discounts and other preferential treatment for our project/event management customers.Let us know how we can help with your green/wellness project or event. Contact John Batdorf at firstname.lastname@example.org or 810-908-9976.