SRI Quality System Registrar Opens New Regional Office in Chicago; - Local Presence to Serve 250 Clients in Chicago and Surrounding Six-States -

Apr 10, 2001, 01:00 ET from SRI Quality System Registrar, Inc.

    PITTSBURGH, April 10 /PRNewswire/ -- SRI Quality System Registrar, Inc., a
 worldwide third-party quality systems registrar specializing in quality and
 environmental standards certification, today announced it has opened a new
 regional office in Chicago to better serve area clients in numerous
 industries, including manufacturing, metals, materials, financial services,
 food and education.  SRI's Chicago regional office also will serve its base of
 more than 200 clients in the surrounding six states of Iowa, Illinois,
 Indiana, Minnesota, Missouri and Wisconsin.
     The new, 1,000 square-foot facility, located in the Naperville Executive
 Center, 1555 Naperville-Wheaton Road, is staffed by auditors, sales and
 customer service representatives to provide regional SRI resources that
 strengthen customer service and client relationships and support the
 registration process for both new and existing clients.  Glenn Anderson, a
 seasoned SRI lead auditor qualified to perform ISO 9000, QS-9000 and other
 quality standard audits, will manage the office locally.
     "The opening of our Chicago office is a reflection of SRI's ongoing
 commitment to providing unparalleled customer service and efficiency to new
 and existing clients in Chicago and surrounding areas," said Peter B. Lake,
 president and chief executive officer, SRI.  "We recognize that 2001 will be a
 pivotal year for many companies pursuing registration or transitioning to the
 newly released ISO: 9001:2000 standard.  Our local presence will ensure
 customers have fast, convenient access to SRI's full array of quality
 registration products, services and resources."
     Headquartered in Wexford, Pa., SRI is one of the first registrars to be
 accredited for QS-9000 certification, providing ISO 9000, QS-9000, TE
 Supplement, AS9000 and ISO 14001 registration, as well as internal auditor
 training and development for basic manufacturing and service companies
 worldwide.  SRI also serves clients in the healthcare, financial services,
 food and education industries, as well as calibration/testing laboratories
 throughout North America and Canada.  SRI is a quality management system
 registrar accredited by the Registrar Accreditation Board (RAB) in the United
 States and the Raad voor Accreditatie (RvA) of the Netherlands.  SRI also is
 an environmental management system registrar accredited by the RAB.
 
     Visit SRI on the World Wide Web at www.SRIRegistrar.com.
 
 

SOURCE SRI Quality System Registrar, Inc.
    PITTSBURGH, April 10 /PRNewswire/ -- SRI Quality System Registrar, Inc., a
 worldwide third-party quality systems registrar specializing in quality and
 environmental standards certification, today announced it has opened a new
 regional office in Chicago to better serve area clients in numerous
 industries, including manufacturing, metals, materials, financial services,
 food and education.  SRI's Chicago regional office also will serve its base of
 more than 200 clients in the surrounding six states of Iowa, Illinois,
 Indiana, Minnesota, Missouri and Wisconsin.
     The new, 1,000 square-foot facility, located in the Naperville Executive
 Center, 1555 Naperville-Wheaton Road, is staffed by auditors, sales and
 customer service representatives to provide regional SRI resources that
 strengthen customer service and client relationships and support the
 registration process for both new and existing clients.  Glenn Anderson, a
 seasoned SRI lead auditor qualified to perform ISO 9000, QS-9000 and other
 quality standard audits, will manage the office locally.
     "The opening of our Chicago office is a reflection of SRI's ongoing
 commitment to providing unparalleled customer service and efficiency to new
 and existing clients in Chicago and surrounding areas," said Peter B. Lake,
 president and chief executive officer, SRI.  "We recognize that 2001 will be a
 pivotal year for many companies pursuing registration or transitioning to the
 newly released ISO: 9001:2000 standard.  Our local presence will ensure
 customers have fast, convenient access to SRI's full array of quality
 registration products, services and resources."
     Headquartered in Wexford, Pa., SRI is one of the first registrars to be
 accredited for QS-9000 certification, providing ISO 9000, QS-9000, TE
 Supplement, AS9000 and ISO 14001 registration, as well as internal auditor
 training and development for basic manufacturing and service companies
 worldwide.  SRI also serves clients in the healthcare, financial services,
 food and education industries, as well as calibration/testing laboratories
 throughout North America and Canada.  SRI is a quality management system
 registrar accredited by the Registrar Accreditation Board (RAB) in the United
 States and the Raad voor Accreditatie (RvA) of the Netherlands.  SRI also is
 an environmental management system registrar accredited by the RAB.
 
     Visit SRI on the World Wide Web at www.SRIRegistrar.com.
 
 SOURCE  SRI Quality System Registrar, Inc.