More than 5,000 journalists attended the 2015 North American International Auto Show’s press preview days, held Jan. 12-13 at Cobo Center in Detroit. Automakers introduced 55 new vehicles and seven concepts cars during the two-day press event.
On Nov. 1, the Oakwood Hospital Wayne Medical Staff held the 2014 Wine for the Spirit fundraiser at The Henry Ford Museum in Dearborn. The event, which drew more than 600 guests, included a strolling dinner, a silent auction, wine demonstrations, raffles, and a Fine Wine Tasting Room.
As part of the Detroit premiere of "Motown: The Musical," which was written by Berry Gordy, the Motown Historical Museum held a fundraiser Oct. 21 at The Roostertail in Detroit. The event was attended by more than 300 Motown alumni and guests.
The College for Creative Studies in Detroit raised more than $2.4 million on Oct. 18 during its 33rd annual Detroit International Wine Auction. The event was held at General Motors Co.'s Vehicle Engineering Center in Warren. The auction chairs were Mary and Tony Barra.