Thursday, June 04, 2009
Black Box Receives Boeing Performance Excellence Award
PITTSBURGH, PENNSYLVANIA, June 4, 2009 – Black Box Corporation (NASDAQ:BBOX), an industry-leading provider of voice communications, data infrastructure, and product solutions, announced today that it has received a 2008 Boeing Performance Excellence Award.
The Boeing Company issues the award annually to recognize suppliers who have achieved superior performance. The Award is based on performance expectations in the areas of quality, delivery, and business management. Black Box maintained a Silver composite performance rating for each month of the 12-month performance period, from October 1, 2007, to September 30, 2008.
This year, Boeing recognized 411 suppliers who achieved either a Gold or Silver level Boeing Performance Excellence Award. Black Box is among 325 suppliers to receive the silver level of recognition.
“We are honored to receive this award as the Boeing supplier performance measurement program is recognized as an industry-best,” said Terry Blakemore, Black Box President and CEO. “This award recognizes our commitment to providing not only quality products, but top-quality service to our clients.”
About Black Box
Black Box is the world’s largest technical services company dedicated to designing, building and maintaining today’s complicated data and voice infrastructure systems. Black Box services 175,000 clients in 141 countries with 192 offices throughout the world. To learn more, visit the Black Box Web site at www.blackbox.com.
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