On November 7, 2019, KLA held their Supplier Day in Santa Clara, California. KLA employees and executives came together to celebrate their partnerships and to recognize their suppliers’ contributions towards their success. The I/C and COMM sectors were proud to accept the Supplier of the Year award on behalf of Plexus, the APAC regional team and the Penang-Seaside site. Attendees from Plexus were Brian Wilson, Market Sector VP, Michael Thiede, Sr. Director of Customer Management, and Dinah Lin, Customer Director.
KLA’s CFO, Bren Higgins and VP of Global Operations & Global Supply Chain, Theo Kneepkens provided company updates while President and CEO, Rick Wallace welcomed suppliers and presented awards to the winners. Amongst our top competitors, Plexus was the proud recipient within the EMS category for having demonstrated superior performance in technology, quality, responsiveness, delivery and cost.
This award recognizes Plexus’ Regional President, YJ Lim’s leadership, and the entire team in Penang-Seaside for providing exceptional Customer Service Excellence which contributed to KLA’s success. We look forward to continuing our strong partnership with KLA!