We’re excited to announce this year’s West Michigan Dutch-American Heritage Day dinner will be held on Thursday, November 17, 2022 at The Pinnacle Center in Hudsonville. The evening will begin with a reception at 5:30 p.m., followed by dinner at 6:30 p.m.
Our special guest speaker this year will be Niels Mulder. Niels is the CEO of Unex, Inc., one of the leading Dutch exporters in Dutch grown, high quality flower bulbs and perennial plants. Niels bought into the family business in 2002 and has expanded the business to selling flower bulbs all over the world, with his main market in the United States. Unex has locations in The Netherlands, Michigan, Wisconsin and New Jersey.
We look forward to honoring Harry Nelis Jr. with the Lifetime Achievement Award. Harry Jr. is the third generation of the Nelis family to operate the Nelis family business that was started in by his grandfather, Frederick, in 1922. He directed all business operations of Nelis’ Dutch Village until his retirement in 1999. In 2022, the Nelis family celebrated 100 years in business!
Tickets will be $20 each and can be purchased online at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/2022-west-michigan-dutch-american-heritage-day-dinner-tickets-444778232667?utm-campaign=social&utm-content=attendeeshare&utm-medium=discovery&utm-term=listing&utm-source=cp&aff=escb .
If you have any questions, please feel welcome to call 616-726-8010 or email email@example.com. We look forward to seeing you on November 17!