Photo by Andrea Otto

Dave Nitkiewcz

Specialty Markets Sales Manager

Experience GR


Known as “Mr. Grand Rapids” to those closest to him, everyday Dave puts both feet on the ground and helps grow our community. Dave is a West Michigan transplant from Ann Arbor who fell in love with the area in 2011 and hasn’t looked back. Outrageously extroverted and apologetically optimistic, Dave’s favorite thing is to build, grow, and maintain relationships with group tour operators and other niche group travelers to create itineraries, plan trips, find lodging, and Experience Grand Rapids and the West Michigan Region.

Date Package:

  • The “Bed, Beef and a Bottle” Ruth’s Chris Package at
    The Amway Grand Plaza which Includes:
    Overnight Accommodations for (2)
    A Complimentary Bottle of Wine
    $100 Food and Beverage Gift Card
    Self or Valet Parking for One Vehicle With Unlimited in and out Access
    20% off Non-Sale, Non-Food Items in Plaza Essentials Gift Shop
    and Plaza Men’s Shop
  • A Personally Guided Tour of the Grand Rapids Art Museum with Director
    and CEO, Dana Friis-Hansen for up to (10) people*
  • (1) Reserve Wine & Food Certificate for a Multiple Course Dessert Tasting
    for (22) Includes Dessert Wine Pairings by In-House Sommelier

*Tour must be scheduled at a mutually agreeable time