July 10, 2014

Chrysler Group and Fiat recognize Barton Malow at Supplier Awards Ceremony

Southfield, MI –– Barton Malow is honored to be named 2014 Supplier of the Year for extraordinary performance in the area of Diversity Supplier Development by Chrysler Group and Fiat.

The Diversity Supplier Development award recognizes Barton Malow for achieving high ratings for all award categories including Spend to Target, Minority Business Enterprise Mentoring, Policies to Promote Diverse Spend, Diversity Hiring Initiatives and Council or Chamber Participation. In addition, Barton Malow was commended for being a finalist for 2011 & 2012 Diversity Supplier Development Supplier of the Year.

“We are so honored to receive this award because Barton Malow is committed to the development of diverse suppliers by affording opportunities to diverse businesses to participate in all of our contracts,” said Bruce Rysztak, Vice President. “Diversity is a company priority and is consistent with our core values - Integrity, Partnership and Empowerment.”

"We are happy to recognize Barton Malow for its outstanding accomplishments in several areas including diversity spend, minority business mentoring and diversity hiring initiatives," said Sig Huber, Director of Supplier Relations, Chrysler Group LLC. "Their leadership in diversity supplier development is something they should take tremendous pride in, and we look forward to building our partnership with them in the future."

Ryan Maibach, President accepted the award on behalf of Barton Malow during Chrysler’s 2014 Annual Strategy Meeting and Supplier Awards Ceremony in Auburn Hills, MI. Purchasing leaders Scott Garberding, Head of Group Purchasing, Fiat S.p.A., and Scott Kunselman, Head of Purchasing and Supplier Quality, Chrysler Group discussed the importance of the event’s theme “Putting Quality in the Driver’s Seat” as well as how the supply base will support Fiat Chrysler Automobiles in the future.

Pictured from left to right: From left to right: Scott Kunselman, Head of Purchasing and Supplier Quality, Chrysler Group, Matt Lentini, Senior Project Director, Barton Malow Company, Ryan Maibach, President, Barton Malow Company, Bruce Rysztak, Vice President, Barton Malow Company and Scott Garberding, Head of Group Purchasing, Fiat S.p.A.

About Barton Malow Company
Barton Malow Company provides construction services for a variety of delivery methods as well as capabilities to increase safety, quality and productivity through the ability to self-perform trades and technology.

Celebrating our 90th Anniversary in 2014, Barton Malow Company leads North America as one of the top performing contractors in market specialties such as education, energy, federal, healthcare, industrial and manufacturing and special event facilities, our vision is to build People, Projects and Communities.

We build innovative solutions through engaging technology like Building Information Modeling (BIM) and unique contracting methods like integrated project delivery (IPD) applied to our work everyday. Our team includes over 1,300 people throughout 12 offices and is headquartered in Southfield, Michigan. Annual revenues exceed $1 billion. Barton Malow is an equal opportunity employer.

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