Dana Corporation Earns Darwin Fittest 50 Award(TM) in Recognition of Information Technology Prowess
Oct 1, 2001
TOLEDO, Ohio, Oct. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Dana Corporation (NYSE: DCN) today announced that it has earned the Darwin Fittest 50 Award(TM) which recognizes organizations that excel in enterprise foresight, innovation, and adaptability as a means of transforming their operations to new-world business models. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/19990903/DANA ) "Innovation and technology are at the heart of our continuing efforts to transform the Dana Corporation," said Dana Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Joe Magliochetti. "This award recognizes the advances we have made in developing and integrating our information technology tools with our other resources in an effort to support Dana's customers around the world." Lew McCreary, editor-in-chief of award sponsor Darwin magazine, said, "Fittest 50 Award honorees show true Darwinian characteristics by using IT to adapt, survive, and thrive in this economy. The Darwin Fittest 50 Award winners have demonstrated strategic abilities to innovate and adapt, and are being recognized for those skills." Other Darwin Fittest 50 Award recipients include such companies as AOL Time Warner, Cisco Systems Inc., General Electric Co., General Motors Corp., and Sun Microsystems Inc. A complete list of award recipients can be viewed at: http://www.darwinmag.com . Recipients of the Darwin Fittest 50 Award were nominated by a panel of 15 experts, including academicians, consultants, and business book authors. Members of the Darwin editorial staff also submitted nominations and ultimately voted for list of 50 winners after extensive research into all nominated companies. Dana Corporation is one of the world's largest suppliers of components, modules, and complete systems to global vehicle manufacturers and their related aftermarkets. Founded in 1904 and based in Toledo, Ohio, the company operates some 300 major facilities in 34 countries and employs approximately 75,000 people. The company reported sales of $12.3 billion in 2000. Dana's Internet address is http://www.dana.com .
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