Inteva Products Shanghai, China Team Honored for Commitment to Help Handicapped People

TROY, Mich., July 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Inteva Products President and CEO Lon Offenbacher presented the Shanghai, China SAMAP operations leadership team with the President's Platinum Award of Excellence for Community Commitment, the highest annual honor Inteva can bestow upon an employee. The Shanghai leadership team was honored for their work with the Blue Sky Foundation which helps train local handicapped people for future employment opportunities and a more fulfilled life. Team members honored include: David Chen, Pan Fuming, Anna Ma, Chen Rong, Cloud Wang, James Wu, Ming Wu, Tim Wu and Qiu Xinsheng.

"The generosity and compassion of this team is truly making a difference in the lives of those in need by providing sustainable life improvements," said Offenbacher. "It is a core value of our company to improve the local communities in which we work. It is a value I hold very close. I want to recognize and honor SAMAP for going above and beyond to help people in the community."

SAMAP and the leadership team were also highly recognized by the local government in recognition of their significant financial support of the Blue Sky Foundation. Along with this honor, SAMAP was named most responsible employer of Anting Township, Shanghai in 2010.  Inteva Products Shanghai SAMAP is a joint venture partnership between Inteva Products and Shanghai SIIC Transportation Electronic Company, Ltd. SAMAP has manufacturing operations and engineering capabilities in Shanghai producing Tilt and Slide Sunroofs and Panoramic Roof Systems for customers such as Volkswagen, SAIC and General Motors.

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