Cloyes Gear & Products awarded GM Supplier Quality Excellence Award

October 21, 2013

Cloyes Gear & Products, a supplier of numerous sintered and machined engine components and timing kits, has won a General Motors (GM) Supplier Quality Excellence Award for 2013. The award was presented to Cloyes at a recent ceremony in Troy, Michigan, USA.


From left to right: Tony Marsala SR Manager of

Supplier Quality GM, John Brandt VP of Quality Cloyes

Gear, Trevor Myers, President of Cloyes Gear and

Paris Pavlou Executive Director GM Purchasing

GM’s Supplier Quality Excellence Award is focused on improving collaboration with suppliers. Winning suppliers meet more than 12 quality criteria during a one year period. Of GM’s 2,300 suppliers within US and Canada, 9% of these suppliers achieved the ‘excellence’ category.

Headquartered in Arkansas, USA, Cloyes has three manufacturing facilities and employs 900 people. The company has been a long time Tier 1 supplier, being a high volume manufacturer of automotive timing drive systems and related components.  

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