SOURCE: Shiloh Industries

April 05, 2007 16:22 ET

Shiloh Industries Honored for a Second Year in a Row by General Motors as a 2006 Supplier of the Year

VALLEY CITY, OH -- (MARKET WIRE) -- April 5, 2007 -- Shiloh Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ: SHLO) was named as a General Motors Supplier of the Year for the second year in a row for its overall business performance in providing GM with world-class parts and services. The 15th annual award -- themed the "Best of the Best" -- was given during ceremonies Saturday, March 31, at the J.W. Marriott Orlando Grande Lakes in Orlando, Fla.

"We are proud to honor Shiloh Industries as one of the 'Best of the Best' GM suppliers in 2006," said Bo Andersson, General Motors group vice president of Global Purchasing and Supply Chain. "Shiloh Industries achieved the award based on outstanding performance in 2006. We appreciate their energy, hard work and dedication to the success of GM."

"It is certainly a privilege and an honor for all of us at Shiloh Industries to be named as one of General Motors 2006 Suppliers of the Year award recipients for the second year in a row," said Ted Zampetis, President and CEO of Shiloh Industries. "Our commitment to the values and expectations represented by this prestigious award are reflected in our daily focus for operational excellence, product leadership and customer loyalty. We are grateful to all our associates and General Motors for this honor."

The GM Supplier of the Year award began as a global program in 1992. Winners are selected by a global team of executives from purchasing, engineering, manufacturing and logistics who base their decisions on supplier performance in quality, service, technology and price. This year, General Motors honored 89 suppliers for their outstanding performance throughout 2006.

Headquartered in Valley City, Ohio, Shiloh Industries is a leading manufacturer of first operation blanks, engineered welded blanks, complex stampings and modular assemblies for the automotive and heavy truck industries. The Company has 15 wholly owned subsidiaries at locations in Ohio, Georgia, Michigan, Tennessee and Mexico, and employs approximately 1,990.

Contact Information

  • CONTACT:
    Stephen E. Graham
    Chief Financial Officer
    Shiloh Industries, Inc.
    (330) 558-2600