The Movers & Makers Awards have distinguished themselves by celebrating cutting edge innovation and highlighting the dynamic, progressive companies that will keep our community competitive and sustain future economic growth.
Atlanta, Georgia (PRWEB) March 20, 2015
PartnerTech Inc., a leading systems integration and electronics manufacturer, is honored to receive the Movers and Makers Manufacturer of the Year award presented by Partnership Gwinnett.
PartnerTech accepted the award on March 19th at the annual Movers & Makers award ceremony recognizing exceptional companies involved in manufacturing, processing, or distribution of tangible products. Judges reviewed nominees based on proven success in overcoming challenges, implementing innovative ideas, economic development, civic involvement, environmental responsibility and employee enrichment program.
Partnership Gwinnett, a public-private initiative dedicated to economic growth in Gwinnett County, Georgia, presents the Movers & Makers Award to outstanding manufacturers in three categories–small, medium and large companies–that lead their industry and demonstrate on-going commitment to quality. PartnerTech was awarded the Medium Manufacturer of the Year award.
PartnerTech demonstrated success in overcoming challenges through their depth of engineering expertise and innovative approach to continuous improvements resulting in efficient and scalable manufacturing solutions for their clients.
Significant achievements were accomplished in many ways including the implementation of a proactive warehouse efficiency system, and with the achievement of two major certifications for the facility, ISO 13485 and C-TPAT, during 2014. These additions expand opportunities for new partnerships within med-tech as well as existing partnerships utilizing their expertise in manufacturing engineering and assembly resources.
Growth in the way of new and expanding partnerships resulted in the addition of 30 new, full-time employees.
“In a world of intensifying global competition and technology-driven change, manufacturing and supply chain management companies play an essential role in our local economy,” said Nick Masino, Senior Vice President of Economic Development and Partnership Gwinnett. “The Movers & Makers Awards have distinguished themselves by celebrating cutting edge innovation and highlighting the dynamic, progressive companies that will keep our community competitive and sustain future economic growth.”
“We are honored to be recognized by Partnership Gwinnett as Manufacturer of the Year in our category. Over the past year our team has achieved several new certifications and diligently worked to overcome challenges for the success of our clients. This award is testimony to the effort of the entire team and our on-going commitment to provide better solutions for our clients.” said Gary Bruce, President of PartnerTech Inc., NA.
PartnerTech AB is a global industrial partner offering customized solutions throughout the product lifecycle, from product development to manufacturing and aftermarket services, in a number of market areas such as MedTech and Oil & Gas. With almost 1,400 employees at its plants in Sweden, Norway, Finland, Poland, the UK, the United States, and China, PartnerTech reports annual sales of more than SEK 2,2 billion (approx. $335MM). PartnerTech AB, the parent company, is headquartered in Malmö, Sweden and is listed on the Nasdaq OMX Stockholm Exchange.
PartnerTech Inc. is a wholly owned subsidiary of PartnerTech AB of Sweden and offers expertise in systems integration and postponement manufacturing, making them an obvious choice for companies seeking to lower costs through better forecasting, supply chain alternatives, and efficiencies in distribution and management of capital investments. Services are tailored to fit the needs of each client, with regard to scaling production, shipping expertise, and sourcing methods.
About Partnership Gwinnett
Partnership Gwinnett is a public-private initiative dedicated to bringing new jobs and capital investment to Gwinnett County, Georgia. Since 2006, Partnership Gwinnett has worked with its local partners to attract and retain jobs, cultivate capital investment, support educational institutions, foster workforce development, and contribute to the exceptional quality of life found in Gwinnett. Every day, a team of dedicated professionals work to drive the mission of Partnership Gwinnett to strengthen the economic vitality of the community.