DETROIT, July 16, 2014 – MSX International (MSXI), a service and technology solutions provider helping automotive, financial, healthcare and other global organizations improve retail network performance, talent acquisition and management strategies, has been recognized as Corporation of the Year for Supplier Diversity Development by Ford Motor Co. as part of its World Excellence Awards Program.
Ford’s World Excellence Awards recognize suppliers who embrace the diverse cultures, values and ideas of all employees, while achieving the highest level of cost performance, quality and delivery. MSXI was recognized as the Corporation of the Year for Supplier Diversity Development for aiding in Ford’s Supplier Diversity Development mission to economically empower diverse communities through the creation of wealth.
“MSXI is proud to be recognized by Ford Motor Company for exceeding expectations and achieving high levels of excellence,” said Fred Minturn, president and CEO, MSX International.” These awards truly signify the team’s dedication to continuous improvement and commitment to diversity that is a cornerstone of our heritage.”
“Congratulations to all of our supplier partners, who have demonstrated a commitment to excellence as we together work to achieve mutual growth,” said Mark Fields, president and CEO, Ford Motor Co. “Our suppliers are key to the success of our One Ford plan, including our commitment to accelerate our pace of progress and deliver even more of the great products and innovations that will create even more growth and define our company going forward.
“Now in its 16th year, the World Excellence Awards honor both production and nonproduction, top-performing suppliers in key areas including quality, cost performance and delivery. The ceremony was held at Ford Motor Co. World Headquarters in Dearborn, Michigan on May 22.