Terry Ethier, vice president of Aftermarket for Stant Corp., was presented with a 2018 Marketing and Advertising award by O’Reilly’s Executive Leadership team on Wednesday, Jan. 9.
The Stant family day 120th anniversary celebration in Connersville featured a car show, as well as games, events and prizes.
The Romeoville facility, which produces canisters for Stant, was awarded the Platinum Certificate of Excellence from GM, while the Pine Bluff plant, which manufactures fuel closures, valves, thermostats and fuel filler pipes, received the Gold Certificate of Excellence.
The Stant Heavy Duty Catalog features thermostats, fuel caps and radiator and oil caps for a wide variety of applications such as light-duty and heavy-duty on-road diesel engines and trucks, off-highway heavy duty equipment, diesel engines for all horsepower ranges, construction equipment and agricultural engines and equipment.
As part of the company’s anniversary festivities, Stant has developed a special 120th anniversary logo and will conduct employee appreciation events at each of its manufacturing locations worldwide.
The award recognizes top-performing suppliers that have met or exceeded GM’s stringent set of quality performance criteria and have achieved cross-functional support of the entire GM organization.