14th Annual Corks & Forks

14th Annual Corks & Forks

14th Annual Corks & Forks

To learn more about sponsorship/ticket opportunities, contact Daniela Matthews at 586-698-4417 or

  • Saturday, March 12, 2022, The Townsend Hotel, Birmingham, MI
  • 5:45 p.m. VIP Reception
  • 6:45 p.m. Dinner and Program

Join Corks & Forks Event Chair, Pete Hockey, Global Commodity Director – Body Interior at Ford Motor Company, along with Scott Thiele, Head of North America Portfolio Planning at Stellantis and Matt Joshua, Executive Director, Engineering, Infotainment and Telematics at General Motors, for our 2022 event at the beautiful and luxurious Townsend Hotel in Birmingham. This fun wine-themed gala will start with a VIP reception where guests will taste a variety of exquisite wines and nibble on tasty hours d’oeuvres while networking with senior executives from the automotive and related industries. A gourmet dinner will follow the reception along with a fun and entertaining live auction featuring unique experiences and personal meetups with auto industry executives.

All Corks & Forks proceeds directly support students enrolled in our 2022-23 Workforce Prep program.

To register for your sponsorship package, CLICK HERE.

Check out photos from this year's Corks & Forks event.

For general event information, contact Sakiya Duncan at or 810-288-4267.

If we are unable to host the event on March 12, the event will be rescheduled to a new date in 2022.


Safety Precautions

We are working to create an event that is not only safe, but lots of fun too! We will abide by all federal, state, and local COVID-related regulations and safety protocols. All guests are expected to follow the same regulations at the event. The details and nature of this event might change based on new or evolving guidelines.


Presenting Sponsor of Winning Futures





Axalta Mobility

BGM Electronic Services





Summit Polymers