Press Release

The latest Press Release from NAAAP Detroit

Inaugural Women In NAAAP Detroit Program Launched on August 9!

August 9, 2017 marked the first Women in NAAAP leadership in series program of the National Association of Asian American Professionals (NAAAP) Detroit Chapter. The goal of Women in NAAAP (WIN!) Series is to guide women in the Asian American community. This program was created to help empower, support, and engage Asian American women to help shape them to become professional and personal leaders…      Read more –>

Saturday, August 12, 2017

Inaugural NAAAP Detroit Learn & Grow Series Launched on July 15!

July 15th marked the first installment of the National Association of Asian American Professionals (NAAAP) Detroit Chapter’s new Learn & Grow (L&G) event series for members. The goal of the L&G Series is to share insights and critical skills from different industries and to help the members of NAAAP Detroit develop professionally. The July 15th meeting included breakfast and lunch, featuring a moderator driven panel discussion that fielded many questions from the audience…      Read more –>

Monday, July 17, 2017

NAAAP Detroit Asian Pacific American Heritage Month Celebration Blast!

On May 14, 2017, National Association of Asian American Professionals (NAAAP) Detroit Chapter, collaborated with the Detroit Institute of Arts’ (DIA) auxiliary group Friends of Asian Arts and Cultures (FAAC) to celebrate the Asian Pacific American Heritage Month by connecting our community with an afternoon of live performance, workshop and Formosa Circus Art’s (FOCA) fun! This inspiring event included the unforgettable FOCA performance and workshop at 2:30pm, and a VIP Reception at 3:30pm. The performance and workshop were open to the public, with general admission to the museum. It attracted large crowds of the community, including friends from Metro Detroit to the Rivera Court at DIA. The FOCA performance on May 14th successfully offered a specialized arts professionalism platform for both NAAAP Detroit and the DIA to connect with our community. We would like to express our deep gratitude to our distinguished corporate sponsors: General Motors, Chrysan Industries, Everprosper Health Insurance Service, and Universal Products…      Read more –>

Saturday, June 3, 2017

NAAAP Detroit Celebrates Asian Pacific American Heritage Month with DIA on May 14

This May, National Association of Asian American Professionals (NAAAP) Detroit Chapter is proud to collaborate with the Detroit Institute of Arts (DIA) Friends of Asian Arts and cultures (FAAC) to celebrate the Asian Pacific American Heritage Month. Brought to our community by NAAAP Detroit and DIA FAAC, the Formosa Circus Art (FOCA) group, hailing from Taiwan, will put on a special performance and workshop on May 14th, 2:00pm, at DIA, 5200 Woodward Ave, Detroit, MI 48202. A VIP Reception will follow the performance and workshop at 3:30pm.. ….      Read more –>

Tuesday, April 19, 2017

NAAAP Detroit Fred Korematsu and Muslim Registry Panel Discussion on April 20

The National Association of Asian American Professionals (NAAAP) Detroit Chapter is proud to collaborate with the Arab American Civil Rights League and Oakland Community College to highlight and discuss the impact of a Muslim Registry, brought up by Carl Higbie, Chair and Spokesperson for the Great America PAC for Trump in November 2016 during the campaign. Mr. Higbie stated the precedence has been set by the Registry of Japanese-Americans during WWII. ….      Read more –>

Friday, April 7, 2017

INAUGURAL GALA Marks a Defining Moment for NAAAP Detroit

On October 28, 2016, the National Association of Asian American Professionals (NAAAP) celebrated the establishment of its Detroit Chapter with an Inaugural Gala held at the Edward Village Hotel and Convention Center, which drew a capacity crowd of nearly 400 attendees….      Read more –>

Tuesday, November 1, 2016

INAUGURAL GALA: “Learn, Grow, Contribute, and Celebrate Together”

The National Association of Asian American Professional (NAAAP) will commemorate the 30th Chapter in Detroit by hosting the 1st Inaugural Gala” “Learn, Grow, Contribute, and Celebrate Together” on Friday, October 28th from 6pm to 9pm, at Edward Hotel and Convention Center located in Dearborn, Michigan. NAAAP has become the largest and fastest growing Asian & Pacific Islanders (API) professional association with the guidance and support of a generation of Asian American leaders, community partners, and corporate sponsors…      Read more –>

Monday, October 10, 2016

OPEN HOUSE: National Association of Asian American Professionals Announced New Detroit Chapter

The National Association of Asian American Professionals (NAAAP) was delighted to formally open its Detroit Chapter with an Open House held on Wednesday, August 10th in the iconic Rotating Rotunda room at the Edward Hotel & Convention Center.  The event was overwhelmingly successful, filling the venue with a diverse crowd all across the Greater Detroit community…      Read more –>

Saturday, August 13, 2016