Eaton Corp.’s Electrical Service and Systems Division received the 2010 Eaton Business Excellence award, an exclusive company recognition that signifies that the division has applied the Eaton Business System in an exemplary way throughout its organization. Nominated business units are subjected to an evaluation by teams of examiners in seven categories: leadership, strategic planning, customer and market focus, information and analysis, human resource focus, process management and business results.
The Electrical Service and Systems division was one of only two EBE winners for the 2010 award. The division celebrated its achievement with a visit from Alexander Cutler, Eaton chairman and chief executive officer, to the award ceremonies in Pittsburgh. Also in attendance were Thomas Gross, vice chairman and chief operating officer of Eaton’s Electrical Sector; Jerry Whitaker, president of Eaton’s Electrical Sector – Americas Region; and Paul Cody, vice president and general manager of Electrical Service and Systems Division.
“As one of this year’s top teams, the Electrical Service and Systems Division accelerated out of the recent downturn to emerge stronger than ever before,” Cutler says. “They established new benchmarks of achievement utilizing the Eaton Business System to consistently deliver the value expected from a leading global power management company, demonstrating terrific organizational alignment and a long list of impressive accomplishments from innovation to service to overall competitiveness. Congratulations on joining the ranks of Eaton’s best teams.”
Eaton’s Electrical Service and Systems Division is headquartered in Pittsburgh and has operations located throughout the United States, Canada and Latin America. The local Eaton electrical business employs more than 1,200 people.