April 29, 2015
FCA US Recognizes 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 FCA US LLC.
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 recognized in 2013, and was commended for being a finalist for 2011 and 2012 Diversity Supplier Development Supplier of the Year.
“We are so honored to receive this award. Business Diversity has long been a corporate priority and Barton Malow is committed to championing diverse suppliers,” said Alex Ivanikiw, Vice President. “We will continue to develop creative and innovative approaches to ensure inclusion.”
"It is extremely important to us to celebrate the achievements of our suppliers," said Tom Finelli, Head of North America Group Purchasing, FCA US. "Their success is our success. Our goal is to cultivate a thriving, innovative supply base that shares our values and can grow alongside us."
Matt Lentini, Sr. Project Director and Alex Ivanikiw, Sr. Vice President accepted the award on behalf of Barton Malow during FCA’s fifth annual awards event held at Sound Board at MotorCity Hotel. Purchasing leaders Tom Finelli, Head of North America Group Purchasing, FCA US, and Scott Garberding, Head of Group Purchasing, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. (FCA), addressed an audience of more than 1,000, discussing the event's theme - "Quality Makers: Design a Better Way" and the supply base's critical role in FCA's continued success.
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.
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 1,800 people throughout 12 offices and is headquartered in Southfield, Michigan. Annual revenues exceed $1billion. Barton Malow is an equal opportunity employer.
Please visit us at www.bartonmalow.com and follow us on Facebook and Twitter, @bartonmalow.com
Pictured Left to Right: Jay Wilton, Head of Indirect Purchasing, Sig Huber, Head of Supplier Relations and Risk Management, Matt Lentini, Barton Malow, Alex Ivanikiw, Barton Malow, Tom Finelli, Head of Purchasing, FCA US and Scott Garberding, Head of Purchasing, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V.