The Trinity Design Group, LLC Wins ‘Minority Supplier of the Year’ for 2012
Birmingham, AL., Aug. 16 /PRNewswire/ — Fernando A. Valentin, President of Alabama-based The Trinity Design Group, LLC has been awarded the South Regions Minority Supplier of the Year Award. He is among a select group of highly successful small business owners chosen for this prestigious award, given annually by the SRMSDC in collaboration with the National Minority Supplier Development Council.
With Valentin as president, The Trinity Design Group has more than tripled its workforce and increased sales exponentially since its inception in 2004. Despite the economic downturn of the past few years, The Trinity Design Group continued to experience solid growth in its sales and expects to continue this trend with many projects in the works for fiscal year 2013. The Company now has over 45 employees and is considered a leader in sustainable packaging and returnables from design concept to end of life recycling programs.
“We are honored to be one of the prestigious recipients of this award,” said Fernando upon learning of this most recent award. “This recognition exemplifies The Trinity Design Group’s continued commitment to providing our customers with the very best in services. We are grateful to the South Region’s Minority Council, our outstanding workforce at Trinity and our client partners for their unwavering support,” He added. “And, we recognize our many blessings – especially in this challenging economy.”
The Trinity Design Group manages a broad range of projects including design, repair, maintenance and recycling of packaging and dunnage within the automotive and consumer environment. The company also boasts a complete environmental solutions area handling the responsible disposal or reuse of materials from numerous industries.
The Trinity Design Group has completed successful contracts with the Defense Logistics Agency for troop support and maintains long-term client partnerships with such clients as Honda Manufacturing, Georgia Pacific, Johnson Controls, Volkswagen of Chattanooga and is a participant in the Alabama Power Mentor-Protégé program.
Valentin, a certified minority business owner and veteran of the US Marine Corps, was also selected by Inc500 to be recognized for the past 4 years.
Valentin was honored with other winners during the South Regions Minority Business Conference on August 15th, 2012 at the Crystal Awards celebration.
For information on the South Regions Minority Business Council: http://affiliate.nmsdc.org/srmsdc/
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Fernando Valentin and Rick Hasbrook accepting the MBE of the year award with several of the 2012 SRMSDC Board of Directors