Tata Motors receives JRD QV awards for Business Excellence

Both the Business Units of Tata Motors received awards at the 11th JRD QV Awards night held on July 29, 2005, in Mumbai. CVBU bagged the prestigious 'JRD QV Award', which personifies 'Emerging Industry Leader' and is given to the organisation that has crossed the milestone of scoring 600 points for the first time in the assessment as per the Tata Business Excellence Model.

CVBU is the third business entity in the Tata Group, to achieve this. PCBU received the 'Active Promotion Award' for crossing the milestone of scoring 500 points for the first time.

While accepting the award, the Managing Director, Mr. Ravi Kant, congratulated colleagues across the Company on this collective achievement. He said, "This has been possible because of the passion, commitment and implementation by each one of us, and support from our customers, channel partners, vendors and other associates".

Presenting the Awards, Mr. R.N. Tata said, "JRD was a perfectionist and he always tried to achieve perfection in his lifetime. So we wanted to adopt a quality initiative and we chose TBEM. We have surpassed what we thought of achieving. We are seeing the benefit of institutionalising the TBEM. In addition, we have seen the benefit in terms of tremendous team efforts, bringing the Group together."