May 28, 2019

Means Industries Recognized by General Motors as a 2018 Supplier of the Year Winner

SAGINAW, MICHIGAN – Means Industries was named a GM Supplier of the Year by General Motors during its 27th annual Supplier of the Year awards ceremony held Wednesday, May 15 in Detroit. 

During the event, GM recognized 133 of its best suppliers from 15 countries that have consistently exceeded GM’s expectations, created outstanding value or introduced innovations to the company.

“We hold our suppliers to a high bar,” said Steve Kiefer, GM senior vice president, Global Purchasing and Supply Chain. “They went above and beyond to deliver the innovations and quality that will help us earn customers for life.” 

More than half of the suppliers are repeat winners from 2017.

The Supplier of the Year award winners were chosen by a global team of GM purchasing, engineering, quality, manufacturing and logistics executives. Winners were selected based on performance criteria in Product Purchasing, Global Purchasing and Manufacturing Services, Customer Care and Aftersales, and Logistics.

“It is a great honor to receive the GM Supplier of the Year award at Means,” said Jeremy Holt, President of Means. “It is a testament to the hard, diligent work all our people do every day to support total customer satisfaction. Winning this award requires consistent excellent performance across all the functions of the organization to deliver a consistently superior service to our customers.”

GMSOTY Award Picture

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