Dana Chosen as Top Supplier by Spartan Motors
Dana Holding Corporation (NYSE: DAN) was recently recognized by Spartan Motors, Inc., with a 2012 Star Performer award, presented during Spartan's annual supplier conference in Charlotte, Mich.
Star Performance recognition is the highest award presented to suppliers by Spartan. Dana's Sterling, Ill., facility was recognized as one of seven suppliers selected this year. Dana is the primary driveshaft supplier to Spartan.
"We are honored by this recognition from an important customer and proud to have earned this award," said Roger Wood, Dana president and CEO. "The dedicated team at our Sterling facility is very much committed to helping customers like Spartan Motors achieve their goals for delivering the highest quality vehicles to the market."
"Spartan suppliers play a critical role in ensuring our success as they deliver exceptional products to enhance our product portfolio," said Drew Schramm, senior vice president of supply management. "We are thankful for these opportunities to collaborate with and, above all, value each member of our supplier network and the work they do each day."
Spartan designs, engineers, and manufactures chassis, bodies, vehicles, and aftermarket parts for the recreational vehicle, emergency response, government services, defense, and delivery and service markets.
About Dana Holding Corporation
Dana is a world-leading supplier of driveline, sealing, and thermal-management technologies that improve the efficiency and performance of passenger, commercial, and off-highway vehicles with both conventional and alternative-energy powertrains. The company's global network of engineering, manufacturing, and distribution facilities provides original-equipment and aftermarket customers with local product and service support. Based in Maumee, Ohio, Dana employs more than 23,000 people in 26 countries and reported 2012 sales of $7.2 billion. For more information, please visit www.dana.com.