Adient announces sponsorship of PAL’s “The Corner Ballpark” on Tiger Stadium site
Adient announced that it is the presenting sponsor of the Detroit Police Athletic League's (PAL) stadium at the site of historic Tiger Stadium. The stadium's official name will be "The Corner Ballpark presented by Adient" and the field will benefit thousands of children playing in Detroit PAL's sports leagues on the redeveloped landmark.
Construction is underway for "The Corner Ballpark presented by Adient" and the field, which will benefit thousands of children playing in Detroit PAL's sports leagues on the site of the historic Tiger Stadium. The multi-year gift of $2.8 million is the largest received in PAL's history.5/22/17
Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan, Adient Executive Vice President Byron Foster, CEO of PAL Tim Richey, the official mascot of the Detroit Tigers PAWS, and Detroit Police Chief James Craig celebrate at the site of the future ballpark at the corner of Michigan Avenue and Trumbull.5/22/17
Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan, PAL CEO Tim Richey, and Detroit Police Chief James Craig look on as Adient Executive Vice President Byron Foster speaks to a crowd, including news media, to announce Adient's sponsorship of the new PAL ballpark.5/22/17
Team Adient celebrates the company's sponsorship of PAL's "The Corner Ballpark" in downtown Detroit at Michigan Avenue and Trumbull. Pictured with PAWS, the official mascot of the Detroit Tigers, from left to right are Vice President and General Counsel Cathleen A. Ebacher, Executive Vice President Byron Foster, Vice President for Americas Seating Volker Krebs, Platform Director Jessica Berry, Vice President of HR for Global Seating Mark Flynn, Community Relations Manager Rochelle Hunter, Vice President for Communications and Investor Relations Glen Ponczak, and Ron Hall Jr., president and CEO of Bridgewater Interiors, a joint venture of Adient.5/22/17
Byron Foster, Adient executive vice president, speaks with members of the media Monday, May 22, 2017, after the announcement that Adient will be the presenting sponsor of the new Police Athletic League stadium to benefit thousands of Detroit-area kids.5/22/17