Cottage & Lakefront Living Show - Detroit
February 23-26, 2023

Seminar Stage Headliners

Seminar Stage Headliners

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Jamie & Holly – Motor City Mobile Bar Mocktails

Join Jamie and Holly to learn how to make fun, fruity, summer time mocktails!

Jamie & Holly will be demonstrating 3 drinks that are named after famous horses:

“The Billie”

“The Frankel”

“The Winx”

Motor City Mobile Bar

We share the same passion for filling our cup by serving others – anything to add a smile to someone else’s day.

The Motor City Mobile Bar is used to cater any event for your special day. Whether it’s a wedding, baby shower, birthday party, or corporate event, we are here to make your day unforgettable. The Motor City Mobile Bar is fully equipped with a 60-inch 2 tap kegerator with a 280-count beer/wine refrigerator.  Let us help you by allowing us to cater to your needs!

Victor A. Veprauskas IV, Esq. – Axis Estate Planning

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A shareholder in the law firm of Axis Estate Planning, Victor A. Veprauskas, IV offers his clients highly skilled legal representation throughout the state of Michigan, with his office in Troy (Oakland County), Michigan. Mr. Veprauskas’ practice focuses on estate planning, business succession, administration of trusts and estates (probate) and Elder Law (both pre-planning and crisis planning). After years as a litigation attorney, he acquired the ability of listening and asking the right questions of clients to meet their specific needs and goals. Each client is special and has unique circumstances. Mr. Veprauskas regularly presents on the topics of estate planning, probate and Elder Law.

Following law school, Mr. Veprauskas was admitted to practice law before the state courts of Michigan and before the U.S. District Courts for the Eastern and Western Districts of Michigan. In 2007, Mr. Veprauskas was also admitted to practice law before the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Wisconsin. Mr. Veprauskas was a business litigation attorney for years, developing a reputation for being a highly skilled litigator and negotiator, before focusing on estate planning law, estate administration, elder law and other closely related succession planning areas.

Cara Middleton – Freshwater Vacation Rentals

Freshwater Vacation Rentals

Cara Middleton, owner of Freshwater Vacation Rentals, will speak to both guests and owners about the ever-changing vacation rental industry. For owners, Cara will reveal how to maximize your second home investment. She will explain how to do it yourself, when to ask for help, strategies and common pitfalls of the industry. With fourteen years of experience, you will gain knowledge of the legality surrounding vacation rentals, how to ease anxious neighbors, and how to jump over Michigan tax hurdles. In addition, Cara will give renters suggestions on how to pick the perfect vacation rental, what to look for, and how to avoid extra fees. With tips from her own personal practices, realistic examples, and the occasional funny story, you will be sure to enjoy exploring the vacation rental industry.