LG Companies Honored with GM’s 2015 Overdrive Award
LG Electronics’ Vehicle Components Company and LG Chem were the recipients of General Motor’s prestigious Overdrive Award on March 10. The award was handed out at the 2015 Supplier of the Year event held at the Cobo Center in Detroit. LG was recognized by GM for its work in supplying innovative automotive technology and vehicle components toward the company’s electric vehicle efforts.
In a statement, LG explained that a panel of experts from GM’s purchasing, engineering, quality control, manufacturing, and logistics teams chooses the GM Overdrive Awards recipients every year. The top four partners are honored, an winners are based on the level and quality of technical innovation, product quality, and competitive pricing.
“We are extremely honored to receive this award as we believe it demonstrates the effectiveness of our long-term partnership with GM,” Lee Woo-jong, vice president of the LG Electronics Vehicle Components Company, said in the statement. “Since establishing the Vehicle Components Company in 2013, LG has been very lucky to partner with world-class companies such as GM.”