GKN Ribbon-Cutting and Grand Opening

June 25, 2015 / BY / IN Blog, Event Management

Date: June 25, 2015

Location: GKN Automotive, Auburn Hills

Guests: 600

Description: GKN Automotive held its Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting Ceremony of its new Americas Headquarters in Auburn Hills, MI on June 25, 2015. Steward Media assisted in the coordination of the event.

Over 600 people celebrated the ceremony of GKN’s new state-of-the-art facility. Guests included government officials, customers, employees, and leadership from GKN’s international headquarters of the United Kingdom.

The event consisted of networking, lab tours, and a formal program in which guests saw a video depicting the global impact of GKN. The program also included remarks from the President of GKN Driveline Americas, Robert Willig, Senior Vice President of Program Management Strategy, James Voeffray, Michigan Economic Development Corporation’s, Steve Arwood, Auburn Hills Mayor Pro-Tem, Robert Kittle, and Oakland County Executive, L. Brooks Patterson.

“The Steward Media team is well-equipped to produce large-scale corporate events. It is a worthwhile investment to have professionals handle the myriad of details and logistics. When we were faced with last-minute curveballs, Steward Media was able to address and resolve them quickly. I’m glad we had their expertise” said Angelina Sulaka of GKN Automotive North America.

It was a pleasure to work with the team at GKN Automotive and we are proud to welcome the company to the Motor-City.

Click here to see the Grand Opening in the news!

About GKN
GKN is a global engineering group and has existed over 250 years. Operating in the aerospace, automotive, and land systems markets, GKN consists of four divisions: GKN Aerospace, GKN Driveline, GKN Powder Metallurgy, and GKN Land Systems.

Over 50,000 people are employed by GKN companies and joint ventures in more than 30 countries. GKN is listed on the London Stock Exchange (LSE: GKN) and recorded sales of $11.2 billion in 2014. GKN’s products and systems keep customers at the forefront of transportation evolution.

For more on GKN, please visit their website!

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Photos By:
Wilson Sarkis Photography

Event Coordinator:
Shauna Bradley

Event Production:
Steward Media

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