VAN BUREN TOWNSHIP, Mich., Oct. 7, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Visteon Corporation received the 2010 Alfred P. Sloan Award for Business Excellence in Workplace Flexibility for companies in Michigan.
Based in Van Buren Township, Mich., Visteon is the only automotive-related company among 22 honorees to receive this prestigious award, which honors organizations that promote work/life integration. This is the second consecutive year Visteon received this honor and the third time overall. Visteon was recognized at an award ceremony Oct. 7 in Ann Arbor, Mich.
"To be acknowledged for our progressive workplace practices is an honor," said Dorothy Stephenson, Visteon's senior vice president, human resources. "We are proud to offer programs and tools to help employees become more effective and reach their full potential. We have had many employees successfully participate in flexible working arrangements that are mutually beneficial to both the employee and the company."
The Alfred P. Sloan Awards for Business Excellence in Workplace Flexibility are part of When Work Works, a national project on workplace effectiveness and workplace flexibility from Families and Work Institute in partnership with The Center for Workforce Preparation, an affiliate of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, and the Twiga Foundation.
Visteon Corporation is a leading global automotive supplier that designs, engineers and manufactures innovative climate, electronic, interior and lighting products for vehicle manufacturers. With corporate offices in Van Buren Township, Mich. (U.S.); Shanghai, China; and Chelmsford, UK; the company has facilities in 26 countries and employs approximately 26,000 people.
SOURCE Visteon Corporation