Brad Root, President of GM Nameplate, accepted the award at GM Nameplate’s company meeting on May 17. The award was presented by Physio Control’s Jeremy Rife, VP of Global Supply Chain Operations, Mac Madden, Senior Director of Strategic Sourcing, and Liz Nixon, Senior Strategic Sourcing Specialist.
“We are so fortunate to have partners like Physio-Control — to be awarded Supplier of the Year is an honor,” said Brad Root.
Ever year, Physio-Control’s supply management team scores all suppliers on part quality, on-time delivery, responsiveness to customer service needs and technical engineering support for new products. All areas of performance are looked at including schedule, cost, and quality.
Some highlights of GM Nameplates performance in the past year include:
• No supplier corrective actions for over 18 months.
• Perfect on-time delivery performance for 15 months.
GM Nameplate and Physio-Control started their partnership in 1968. Today, GM Nameplate supplies over 100 parts for Physio-Control.
Physio-Control, Inc. is headquartered in Redmond, Washington. The company operates in over 100 countries and is the world’s leading provider of professional emergency medical response solutions. To find out more about Physio-Control, go to www.physio-control.com.
About GM Nameplate
Established in 1954, GM Nameplate specializes in the custom design and manufacture of branding components including nameplates, decals, labels and custom panels; electronic input devices such as membrane switches, rubber keypads and touch screens; decorated and molded plastic components; value added assemblies; and large format digital graphics. GM Nameplate is recognized worldwide as a leading international manufacturer, which provides products and services that meet or exceed customer expectations every time.
GM Nameplate is a privately owned company with corporate headquarters in Seattle, Washington. The company employs nearly 1,000 people throughout facilities in California, New Hampshire, North Carolina, Oregon, Washington, Canada and Asia.
Contact: Elise Harrington, GM Nameplate Marketing & Communications Specialist