Supplier diversity awards

Adient is recognized for its Supplier Diversity process and program.


  • America’s Top Corporations for Women’s Business Enterprises by the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC) | 2018
  • “WE 100 Corporations of the Year”; WE USA | 2017
  • “Corporate 101: Most Admired Corporations in Supplier Diversity” by MBN USA | 2017
  • Toyota “Excellence” Supplier Diversity Award | 2017
  • Great Lakes Women’s Business Council Excellence in Supplier Diversity Award in the “Emerging” category | 2017
  • Fiat Chrysler Automobiles Supplier of the Year Award for Supplier Diversity | 2012
  • General Motors Supplier IMPACT “GOLD” award | 2015
  • Billion Dollar Roundtable Member, a group of U.S. companies that each spend more than $1 billion annually with certified minority- and women-owned firms

Many of our employees have been honored as leaders in supplier diversity.

  • 2018 Women’s Enterprise USA’s Top 100 Leaders in Supplier Diversity – Sherry Diccion, Supplier Diversity Manager
  • 2017 Great Lakes Corporate Advocate of the Year – Sherry Diccion, Supplier Diversity Manager
  • 2016 DiversityPlus Magazine – Sherry Diccion, Supplier Diversity Manager named part of the “Top 25 Women in Power Impacting Diversity”
  • 2016 Michigan Minority Supplier Development Council Buyer of the Year – Adient Vice President of Purchasing Metals Francis Lebryck