Silent Auction at the Welcome Reception

COBO Center Atrium
Bidding Open 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM
Auction Checkout 7:30 PM – 8:30 PM

Mark your calendars for the WBENC Silent Auction! These exclusive opportunities and exciting experience packages plus many more will be available for bidding on-site in Detroit.

Read Silent Auction rules and guidelines. 

Featured SPORTS & ENTERTAINMENT PACKAGES (bidding OPEN TO ALL NATIONAL CONFERENCE ATTENDEES):

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Jill Scott Tickets
June 24, 2018

Four (4) tickets to see Jill Scott’s “LIVE In The Moment” Tour at the Fox Theater in Detroit, MI on Sunday June 24, 2018. All tickets will be in a suite, where seating is first come first serve. Dinner is served in the suite 90 minutes before the show. Parking is included with the tickets.

DONATED BY ADIENT


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Yankees vs. Royals Tickets
July 27, 2018

Four (4) tickets to the New York Yankees vs. Kansas City Royals game at Yankee Stadium on Friday, July 27, 2018. All tickets will be seated in the Avis Budget Group Luxury Suite. This game-ready package includes food and beverages.

DONATED BY AVIS BUDGET GROUP


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Sam Smith Tickets
August 29, 2018

Four (4) tickets to Sam Smith’s “The Thrill of it All” Tour at the Los Angeles Staples Center on Wednesday August 29, 2018. All tickets will be seated in a suite inside the arena.

DONATED BY THE ACT-1 GROUP


EXECUTIVE EXPERIENCE PACKAGES (bidding Open only to WBENC-CERTIFIED WBES)

 

DTE Energy Detroit Tigers Experience

This package includes six (6) tickets to a regular season Detroit Tiger's home game at Comerica Park in the DTE Energy Suite. The WBE winning bidder will be accompanied to the game by the following DTE team members:

  • Anthony Tomczak, Executive Director – Corporate Services & CPO
  • Jaspreet Singh, Director – Supply Chain Management
  • Supply Chain Buyer(s)
  • Business Unit Key Stakeholder(s)
  • Supplier Diversity Representative

DONATED BY DTE ENERGY


Bank of America Carolina Panthers Experience Package

This package includes two (2) tickets to the NFL football game between the Carolina Panthers and the Cincinnati Bengals at Bank of America Stadium in Charlotte, NC on September 23, 2018 at 1 PM EST. The WBE and her guest would attend the game with a senior procurement professional responsible for purchasing the product/service that the WBE provides and a key stakeholder that would utilize the product/service.

DONATED BY BANK OF AMERICA


FedEx Memphis Experience Package

Come down south and experience some southern hospitality in Memphis, TN! The FedEx Memphis Experience package includes:

  • A VIP Meet and Greet with the FedEx Sourcing and Procurement team including the Chief Procurement Officer – Sue Spence
  • A private tour of the FedEx Express World Hub facility
  • A Two-Night (2) Stay at the famous Peabody Hotel
  • Dinner for Two (2) at Chez Philippe (Located in the Peabody Hotel)

DONATED BY FEDEX