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Wolverine Advanced Materials Recognized as '2019 Hoosier Gasket Supplier of the Year'

Tuesday, 5 Nov 2019

DEARBORN, Michigan – Nov. 5, 2019 – Wolverine Advanced Materials, an ITT Inc. (NYSE: ITT) Company, has been named '2019 Supplier of the Year' by Hoosier Gasket Corporation.
"Hoosier Gasket Corporation is in the midst of transformational changes and Wolverine Advanced Materials is helping to enable a stronger future for all of us," said Dan McDowell, Chief Commercial Officer of Hoosier Gasket Corporation. "It is an honor to recognize their contributions and dedication to our shared success, as they represent the best in our industry. Our supply relationship with Wolverine Advanced Materials dates back over a decade, and we are proud of the longstanding partnership and collaboration that this award represents."
Wolverine Advanced Materials is the only supplier partner to receive the prestigious Supplier of the Year recognition from Hoosier Gasket Corporation. The award, presented during a ceremony at Wolverine's headquarters in Dearborn, Michigan, is based on Wolverine's 100% on-time material delivery to Hoosier and technical collaboration between the two companies on a variety of sealing applications and projects.

"We are incredibly proud to be recognized by Hoosier Gasket Corporation as their Supplier of the Year," said Remi Riou, general manager of Wolverine Advanced Materials. "At Wolverine, our focus on customer centricity and delivery are two core aspects of who we are as a business and imperative to how we succeed. We are driven by a desire to meet and exceed the expectations of our customers and partners and this award is a unique recognition of that achievement."

Hoosier Gasket Corporation's use of Wolverine Advanced Materials' rubber-coated metal sealing material is rapidly expanding Hoosier's technology offerings to meet their customer's demands. Hoosier provides objective sealing solutions to customers worldwide, through excellence in engineering, technology, manufacturing and customer service. The company produce 220,000 gaskets per day offering over 4,000 part numbers in their U.S. and China operations.

About ITT

ITT is a diversified leading manufacturer of highly engineered critical components and customized technology solutions for the transportation, industrial, and oil and gas markets. Building on its heritage of innovation, ITT partners with its customers to deliver enduring solutions to the key industries that underpin our modern way of life. ITT is headquartered in White Plains, NY, with employees in more than 35 countries and sales in approximately 125 countries. The company generated 2018 revenues of $2.75 billion.

About Wolverine Advanced Materials

Wolverine Advanced Materials, an entity of ITT Inc.'s Motion Technologies Division, is a leading developer and manufacturer of high-performance materials. Wolverine's core competency is in performance-critical, specialty elastomer-coated metals that offer damping and sealing solutions in the Automotive Brake NVH, and Sealing industries. Extensive industry knowledge and innovative materials have made Wolverine a desired and trusted global supplier for over 80 years. Wolverine employs approximately 700 people worldwide and has manufacturing operations in Virginia, Florida, Germany, and China, as well as sales & technical offices in Michigan, Germany, Japan, China, Brazil, and India.


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