2:51 PM on April 23, 2019
Ford Motor Company has awarded Stant Corporation, Connersville Indiana facility their prestigious Q1 Preferred Quality Status Award. The award recognizes suppliers for superior quality, delivery, and the ongoing execution of an effective quality system.
“I am proud of all our Associates at Connersville and their contributions to achieve this goal,” said Russ Thomas, Connersville Plant Manager.
The Ford Q1 Award is internationally recognized as an indication of extraordinary quality, and is granted to those suppliers who can meet Ford’s stringent quality requirements in five areas: system capability, high performance, superior manufacturing processes, delivery performance and customer satisfaction. Specifically, the Q1 award recognizes Stant Connersville for its ability to provide outstanding product quality, high reliability, and dependable delivery on an on-going basis.
“I would like to congratulate the entire Connersville Operations team on their outstanding performance. This remarkable achievement also reflects the great partnership between Ford Motor Company & Stant,” said Rob Mallory, V.P. Global Operations.
Representatives from Ford Motor Company visited Stant Headquarters in Connersville and presented a plaque and a Ford Q1 flag to employees. The flag will be displayed at the Connersville plant during an award ceremony and luncheon.
"We are extremely proud to be recognized by Ford. This award is an acknowledgement of our commitment to excellence and uncompromising continuous improvement." Jim Fangman, Director of Quality