SANLUIS Rassini was named a GM Supplier of the Yearduring its 22nd annual Supplier of the Year awards ceremony on Wednesday, March12. The event was held at the Cobo Center in Detroit, Mich.
GM’s exclusive Supplier of the Year honor was presentedto only 68 suppliers worldwide who have consistently exceeded GM’s expectationsand created outstanding value. This is the second consecutive year SANLUISRassini’s brakes division has received the award. Rassini’s suspension divisionhas been named a GM Supplier of the Year on nine occasions.
“Our suppliers play a huge role in helping GMdeliver compelling vehicles to our customers,” said Grace Lieblein, GMvice president, Global Purchasing and Supply Chain. “Supplier of the Yearwinners have outstanding track records for consistently meeting our businessneeds, while also supporting our cultural priorities.”
Less than 1 percent of GM’s suppliers around the worldreceive the Supplier of the Year award. Winners are recognized for deliveringinnovative technology, superior quality, timely crisis management andcompetitive, total-enterprise cost solutions.
“It is with great pleasure that we accept this awardfrom General Motors,” said Eugenio Madero, CEO, SANLUIS Rassini NorthAmerica. “They are a key customer of ours, and we are focused onpartnering with them to provide solutions in both suspension and brakes forfuture vehicle platforms. This accolade confirms our dedication to ourcustomers, and I’d like to congratulate the entire Rassini team for their hardwork, as every team member played a role in our receiving this award for thesecond year in a row.”
SANLUIS Rassini is a leading global designer andmanufacturer of suspension and brake components for the automotive industry. Asthe world’s largest producer of suspension components for light commercialvehicles and the largest fully integrated brake disc producer in the Americas,SANLUIS Rassini has eight manufacturing sites strategically located in North Americaand Brazil. SANLUIS Rassini is a subsidiary of SANLUIS CorporaciÃ³n, S.A.B. deC.V. For more information, visit www.sanluisrassini.com.
General Motors Co. (NYSE:GM, TSX: GMM) and its partnersproduce vehicles in 30 countries, and the company has leadership positions inthe world’s largest and fastest-growing automotive markets. GM, itssubsidiaries and joint venture entities sell vehicles under the Chevrolet,Cadillac, Baojun, Buick, GMC, Holden, Jiefang, Opel, Vauxhall and Wulingbrands. More information on the company and its subsidiaries, including OnStar,a global leader in vehicle safety, security and information services, can befound at http://www.gm.com