TROY, Mich., June 30, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Inteva
Products was named a GM Supplier of the Year by General Motors
during a virtual ceremony honoring the recipients of the company's
28th annual Supplier of the Year awards on Wednesday, June 24, 2020.
During the event, GM recognized 116 of its best suppliers from
15 countries that have consistently exceeded GM's expectations,
created outstanding value or introduced innovations to the company.
The awards ceremony was originally scheduled as a live-event to be
held in March but was postponed due to the impact of the COVID-19
pandemic. The recognition is for supplier performance in the 2019
"Our suppliers play a key role in delivering the products,
services and experiences our customers deserve – and these
award-winning suppliers went above and beyond our expectations,"
said Shilpan Amin, GM vice
president, Global Purchasing and Supply Chain.
"We also believe it's important at this point in time to thank
our entire supply base for their efforts the last few months to
mitigate the impacts of COVID-19," added Amin. "Not only have we
been able to safely restart our manufacturing operations, our
suppliers played a key role in assisting our initiatives to
increase the supply of ventilators and personal protection
equipment (PPE) for frontline health care workers to help save
lives and keep communities safe."
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.
Inteva provides door latches, instrument panels, door trim,
consoles, related interior trim parts and sunroof motors for GM.
This is the second time Inteva Products has received this
"We are truly honored to receive this award," said Lon Offenbacher, President & CEO of Inteva
Products. "Putting the customer at the center of our business is a
core value that Inteva team members take to heart. Inteva's
continuous focus on customers like General Motors — especially
during these challenging times — is a commitment we take very
About Inteva Products
Inteva Products is a leading global automotive supplier providing
innovative, reliable, environmentally friendly products that
enhance vehicle quality, safety and performance. Inteva has global
resources for design, engineering, manufacturing and customer
service for Closure Systems, Interior Systems, and Motors &
Electronics. Formed in 2008, the tier-one supplier is focused on
achieving sustained global growth, providing excellent customer
service, and driving innovation. Inteva was founded on innovative
solutions and the use of applied technology to drive value-based
solutions. The company employs more than 9,000 people in over 30
sites and maintains its World Headquarters in Troy, Michigan USA. For future company
updates, please visit the Inteva Products website, or the company's
Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter and Instagram pages.
General Motors is a global company committed to delivering
safer, better and more sustainable ways for people to get around.
General Motors, its subsidiaries and its joint venture entities,
sell vehicles under the Chevrolet, Buick, GMC, Cadillac, Holden,
Baojun and Wuling brands. More information on the company and its
subsidiaries, including OnStar, a global leader in vehicle safety
and security services, can be found at http://www.gm.com.
SOURCE Inteva Products