Dentsu Aegis Network Recognized by General Motors as a 2016 Supplier of the Year Winner
14 Jun 2017
Toronto - Dentsu Aegis Network was named a GM Supplier of the Year by General Motors during its 25th annual Supplier of the Year awards ceremony held in Orlando, Florida.
Out of thousands of suppliers, GM recognized 118 of its best suppliers from 15 countries that have consistently exceeded GM’s expectations, created outstanding value or brought new innovations to the company. The announcement represented the most suppliers GM has recognized since debuting the Supplier of the Year event in 1992.
“We are focused on building positive supplier relationships, bringing new, customer-centric innovations to GM and being the OEM of choice among suppliers,” said Steve Kiefer, GM vice president, Global Purchasing and Supply Chain. “The companies we recognize not only have brought innovation, they delivered it with the quality our customers deserve.”
Winning suppliers were chosen by a global team of GM purchasing, engineering, quality, manufacturing and logistics executives and selected based on performance criteria in Product Purchasing, Indirect Purchasing, Customer Care and Aftersales, and Logistics. Globally, Dentsu Aegis Network supports General Motors in more than 70 markets through creative storytelling, media and digital for Buick, Cadillac, Chevrolet and GMC brands.
“We are grateful for this prestigious recognition that celebrates our great partnership with General Motors,” mentioned Annette Warring, CEO, Dentsu Aegis Network Canada. “Being named Supplier of the Year five years into this strong relationship demonstrates how a dynamic and collaborative client partnership can contribute to transform the customer journey and drive superior value. The success of our agencies is defined by the success of the brands we serve. This distinguished honor inspires us to continue pushing boundaries and achieving more together as a single team.”