Bill Chapin is president of the Automotive Hall of Fame and will contribute regularly. Email him at bchapin@thedrivingspirit.org.

Bill Chapin is president of the Automotive Hall of Fame and will contribute regularly. Email him at bchapin@thedrivingspirit.org.

2014 Induction Fact Sheet

Posted: April 23, 2014

2014 Automotive Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony Gala
Celebrating the 75th Anniversary of the Automotive Hall of Fame

Fact Sheet
Issued 4/23/14

 

Date/Time (recently changed):
Thursday, July 24, 2014
6:00 p.m.

Location:
Benson and Edith Ford Conference Center
A. Alfred Taubman Center for Design Education
College for Creative Studies
460 W. Baltimore
Detroit, MI 48202


Attire:
Black Tie

Sponsorship Opportunities and Ticket Sales
Title Sponsor: $50,000
Ceremony Gala naming rights; two tables of ten in the VIP area of the room; full page ad on back cover of Program; one executive and spouse/partner invited to pre-dinner private VIP reception with Automotive Hall of Fame board and evening’s honorees; special recognition by Master of Ceremonies during dinner; special recognition on the Automotive Hall of Fame website for six months

Presenting Sponsor: $25,000
Induction Ceremony “presented by” designation; table of 10 in VIP area of the room; full page ad in Program; one executive and spouse/partner invited to pre-dinner private VIP reception with Automotive Hall of Fame board and evening’s honorees; special recognition by Master of Ceremonies during dinner; special recognition on the Automotive Hall of Fame website for six months

Premium Table Sponsor: $10,000
Table of 10 in VIP area of the room; full-page ad in Program; one executive and spouse/partner invited to pre-dinner private VIP reception with Automotive Hall of Fame board and evening’s honorees

Table Sponsor: $8,000
Table of 10; full-page ad in Program 

Tables: $5,000
Table of 10 

Individual Tickets: $500

2014 Inductees and Honorees

Automotive Hall of Fame Induction Award

Keith E. Crain
Chairman, Crain Communications

Dr. Ferdinand K. Piech
Chairman of the Supervisory Board, Volkswagen Group


J. David Power III
Founder, J.D. Power and Associates


Alex Tremulis (1914-1991)
Automotive Designer


Industry Leader of the Year

James E. Lentz
President & Chief Operating Officer, Toyota Motor Sales U.S.A.


Distinguished Service Citation

Ken Gross
Writer, Curator, Car Nut


Frank Venegas, Jr.
Chairman and CEO, Ideal Group

Purchase Sponsorships and/or Tickets  

·        To purchase any of the sponsorship opportunities, contact Bill Chapin, bchapin@thedrivingspirit.org, 313 720 9982 

·        To purchase tables or individual tickets, visit this website after April 30, 2014

 

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