Qorvo® announced recognition by Raytheon Technologies with their Premier Award for performance and overall excellence in technology & innovation and collaboration and by BAE Systems, Inc.’s electronic systems sector with a Silver Tier Award for exceptional performance and contributions to supply chain success.
Doug Cole, general manager of Qorvo's defense and aerospace business, said, "We are honored to receive the Premier Award from Raytheon Technologies for our 2021 performance. Qorvo's ongoing partnership with Raytheon Technologies is based on our commitment to providing them with best-in-class technology and support while exceeding their high expectations."
The Premier Award is an annual recognition platform under the Raytheon Technologies Performance+ Program, designed to honor suppliers that have provided superior performance and exceptional value to Raytheon Technologies in one of the four key categories: cost competitiveness, technology & innovation, business management/customer service and collaboration.
For the Silver Tier Award, Qorvo was honored at a virtual ceremony and was selected from the pool of suppliers that worked with BAE Systems in 2021.
Dean White, senior director of defense and aerospace market strategy for Qorvo, said, "We are honored to receive the BAE Systems 2021 Silver Tier Award. Qorvo is committed to providing BAE Systems with world-class technology and support, and we are pleased to receive this important recognition for our performance as a key member of BAE Systems' supply chain."
BAE Systems' Partner 2 Win program is designed to achieve operational excellence and eliminate defects in its supply chain by raising the bar of performance expectations to meet the demand of current and future customers. As part of the program, BAE Systems meets regularly with its suppliers to transfer best practices to ensure that the components and materials that compose BAE Systems products meet the highest quality standards.
"We are very grateful for the partnership of companies like Qorvo and look forward to another year of exceptional performance," said Imtiaz Uddin, vice president of operations for BAE Systems' Electronic Systems sector.