URBANA, Ill. -- Jacksonville Jaguars owner Shad Khan's company Flex-N-Gate received two high honors from the Ford Motor Company.
The awards are Recognition of Achievement for superiority in Aligned Business Framework Principles and a gold-level World Excellence Award saluting suppliers who bring diverse cultures, values and ideas to Ford.
"To be honored by Ford with the ABF recognition and Gold in the World Excellence Awards is a tribute to our employees at all Flex-N-Gate plants," Khan said. "Excellence begins with your people, and I am continually impressed at the passion our associates have to make Flex-N-Gate one of the best automotive suppliers in the world. It's always an honor to be recognized for your work, but especially so by a global leader like Ford. At Flex-N-Gate, we are all very grateful."
Flex-N-Gate was one of only two suppliers worldwide to receive honors.