Jamaica Bearings, Co. (JBC) Awarded the Small Business Administration's (SBA) 2015 Region 2 Small Business Subcontractor of the Year

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The nomination of JBC, a member of the Jamaica Bearings Group (JBG), was made by federal prime contractor UTC Aerospace Systems.

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Left to Right: Beth Goldberg (SBA), Brett Longhi (UTC), Michael Mayer (JBG), Kellie LeDet (SBA)

"To be nominated by UTC Aerospace Systems ... is testament to not only the value a small business can deliver, but also to the hard work of each and every JBC employee." --Peter Negri

Per Peter F. Negri, Jamaica Bearings Group CEO: “Speaking on behalf of the entire staff of JBC, we are honored that our company has been named SBA 2015 Region 2 Small Business Subcontractor of the Year. Over the course of our 90 years in business, JBC has received numerous awards, but we are especially proud of this recognition because we were nominated by UTC Aerospace Systems. To be nominated by UTC Aerospace Systems, a respected and successful provider of advanced aerospace and defense products worldwide, is testament to not only the value a small business can deliver, but also to the hard work of each and every JBC employee. Each JBC employee shares a sense of commitment, pride in their work, and integrity that enables our company to consistently deliver quality product on a timely basis, and each has contributed to our success and recognition by UTC Aerospace Systems and the SBA. All of us are honored for the recognition that this prestigious award represents.”

For more than 50 years, SBA has recognized the outstanding achievements of America’s small businesses for their contributions in their local communities, and to our nation’s economy. Regional winners, including JBC, are automatically considered for the national award, and announced during National Small Business Week in May.

About JBG:
Est. 1925, Jamaica Bearings, Co. is the foundation of the Jamaica Bearings Group (JBG). JBG is a global distributor of highly engineered, long-lead time bearings, seals, rings, and related products for commercial and military airframe, powerplant, landing gear, hydraulic, pneumatic, electrical, and electromechanical systems. We manage complete bearing and seal supply chains for many global tier one aerospace OEMs and system integrators, and are an award winning supplier to the Defense Logistics Agency (DLA), while providing valued-added kitting, engineering, re-lubrication, and logistics services. JBG also supports global hi-tech industrial markets including medical imaging, semi-con/wafer manufacturing, motion control, robotics, rail and transit, and power transmission applications.


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