Metaldyne, LLC headquartered in Plymouth, Michigan, USA, has reported that it was presented with a GM Supplier of the Year award at the auto maker’s recent awards ceremony held on March 12 in Detroit.
GM’s Supplier of the Year awards were presented to 68 suppliers worldwide, less than 1% of GM’s supply base, who have consistently exceeded GM’s expectations and created outstanding value. This is the first time Metaldyne has received this award from GM.
“Our suppliers play a huge role in helping GM deliver compelling vehicles to our customers,” stated Grace Lieblein, GM Vice President, Global Purchasing and Supply Chain. “Supplier of the Year winners have outstanding track records for consistently meeting our business needs, while also supporting our cultural priorities.”
The award was accepted on behalf of Metaldyne and its employees by Thomas Amato, President and CEO, Metaldyne LLC, and Stephanie Jett, Metaldyne’s Vice President of Sales – Vibration Control Systems.
“Being recognised a General Motors’ Supplier of the Year is an exciting acknowledgement for all Metaldyne employees,” stated Amato. “All of us at Metaldyne strive to provide General Motors and all our customers unrivalled support and leading technology, and we will continue delivering the best possible products and services to our customers well into the future.”
Metaldyne is a global manufacturer of highly engineered metal-based components for engine, transmission, and driveline applications in the automotive and light truck markets. Products include Powder Metallurgy engine connecting rods and engine bearing caps amongst others. Metaldyne has over $1 billion in annual revenue and lists 26 locations in 13 countries.