Seraph, a global enterprise supply chain, operations and manufacturing consultancy with a prominent presence in the automotive sector, is proud to announce the winners of the 2023 Operational Excellence Awards. These prestigious awards recognize automotive manufacturing facilities in North America that have demonstrated outstanding performance and innovation across five categories.
- Best Overall Supplier Excellence Award: Shiloh – Saltillo, MX
- Overall Runner-up and Logistics Excellence Award: Bodycote – San Luis Potosi, MX
- Operations Excellence Award: ARaymond – Rochester Hills, MI
- Human Resources Excellence Award: Rayconnect – Rochester Hills, MI
- Quality Excellence Award: Stanadyne – Jacksonville, NC
The awards ceremony, held on June 15, 2023 in Detroit, Michigan honored the winners for exceptional achievements in their respective categories. The event was attended by industry leaders from over 50 companies including Yasaki North America, Webasto Group, Ford Motor company, and more.
“We congratulate all the winners of the 2023 Operational Excellence Awards,” said Thomas Kowal, President of Seraph North America. “These inspiring organizations have shown remarkable dedication and commitment to operational excellence, setting the bar high for their industry peers. Through their innovative approaches and relentless pursuit of greatness, they have demonstrated that operational efficiency is not only a goal but a fundamental aspect of their business strategy.”
The winners of the Seraph Operational Excellence Awards were chosen through a comprehensive process designed to assess and evaluate performance across key operational areas. Candidates underwent an online assessment, which scored their logistics, operations, human resources, and quality practices. The top scoring plants received a one-day onsite assessment from the Seraph team, gaining first-hand knowledge of their operational strategies, practices, and culture.