DETROIT, May 7, 2015 – Geometric Results, Inc. (GRI), the world’s largest independent managed service provider, was awarded a 2015 Supplier Excellence award on April 2 by Quest Diagnostics, the world’s leading provider of diagnostic information services.
Supplier Excellence awards recognize world class products, systems, or services that provide consistent and reliable performance; companies that develop and implement novel solutions to move the business forward; individuals who step up to the challenge and excel in creating a proactive partnership; and organizations that drive positive change in the market.During 2014, GRI excelled in cultivating a collaborative relationship with Quest Diagnostics to merge former Quest Diagnostics buying organizations into new regions and support supplier rationalization. GRI aligned Quest Diagnostics’ talent strategies with operational needs, resulting in increased visibility and cost savings.
“GRI is honored to receive this award from Quest Diagnostics for recognizing our commitment to delivering innovative talent solutions that reduce cost and enhance efficiency,” said Jim Bazner, vice president, Geometric Results, Inc. “Data visualization and analytics is a clear differentiator for GRI as it allows us to meet the unique needs of our customers.”
GRI was one of five companies to receive the inaugural Supplier Excellence Awards and has been a Quest Diagnostics partner since 2008, managing the talent supplier firms used to fill contingent IT, healthcare and administrative positions.
“As inaugural winners of the Supplier Excellence Awards, these five companies have set the bar incredibly high,” said Bill Burg, vice president and chief procurement officer, Quest Diagnostics. “We deeply value our relationships with them and their contributions in helping Quest to propel health forward.”
The awards were presented during the Quest Diagnostics 2015 Supplier Forum on April 2, bringing together senior executives from more than 40 key suppliers. Quest Diagnostics offers access to diagnostic information services through its vast network of laboratories and patient centers. The company also develops advanced diagnostic tests and healthcare IT solutions that improve patient care.