LAS VEGAS, NV--(Marketwired - Jan 16, 2014) - Las Vegas Sands Corp. (NYSE: LVS) recently held its first-ever Sands Supplier Excellence Awards, recognizing the outstanding services of its suppliers and vendors around the world. During several Sands Supplier Appreciation Dinners in Macao, Singapore, Las Vegas, and Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, the company acknowledged its indebtedness to the local communities in which it does business.
"Our company is not an isolated island, but part of the greater communities in which we do business. These awards recognize that fact," said Michael Leven, president and chief operating officer of Las Vegas Sands Corp.
"Our success at LVS and the success of our suppliers have gone hand-in-hand. Our partnerships have created mutually beneficial results and we look forward to continuing to build on these results."
Las Vegas Sands expressed appreciation for its supplier partnerships with awards given in seven categories. From among thousands of service providers and suppliers, hundreds were nominated by each location's business units and employees, representing businesses such as construction and development, furniture and equipment, facilities and services, food and beverage, gaming equipment, technology and IT services. The award categories and winners from Macao, Singapore, Las Vegas, and Bethlehem are as follows:
Corporate Culture and Sustainability Award
- Macau Coca-Cola Beverage Company
- Sunfresh Singapore
- GE Lighting
- Farmers Brothers
Cost Management Award
- Unique Printing
- Cyclect Electrical Engineering
- Trident Construction Corporation
- Chrin Hauling
Service Excellence Award
- China Travel Service Macao
- Certis Cisco Security
- Fun City Foods
- Primo Produce
- Hsin Chong Engineering
- Orlando Diefenderfer
Total Quality Management
- Fook Yik
- Jacquards Fabric Company
- Christmas City Printing
- TCS John Huxley
- Gexpro Asia
- International Game Technology
- KGM Gaming
Small-Medium Enterprise (SME)
- Colourscan Co
- Universal Color Graphics
- Cox Building Services
ABOUT LAS VEGAS SANDS CORP.
Las Vegas Sands (NYSE: LVS) is a Fortune 500 company and the leading global developer of destination properties (Integrated Resorts) that feature premium accommodations, world-class gaming and entertainment, convention and exhibition facilities, celebrity chef restaurants, and many other amenities.
THE VENETIAN® and THE PALAZZO®, Five-Diamond luxury resorts on the Las Vegas Strip, and SANDS® Bethlehem in Eastern Pennsylvania are the company's properties in the United States.
MARINA BAY SANDS® is the company's iconic Integrated Resort in Singapore's downtown Marina Bay district.
Through its majority-owned subsidiary Sands China Ltd., the company owns a portfolio of properties on Macao's COTAI STRIP®, including THE VENETIAN® Macao, Four Seasons Hotel Macao, and Sands Cotai Central, a 13.7 million square foot 6,400-room Integrated Resort. The company also owns the SANDS® Macao on the Macao Peninsula.
Las Vegas Sands is committed to global sustainability through its SANDS ECO360 program and is an active community partner through its various charitable organizations.