CHARLOTTE, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Environmental Service Systems (ESS), a premier janitorial and facilities maintenance company, announced that it has been named a Corporate Plus® member by the National Minority Supplier Development Council (NMSDC). As the country’s leading organization for minority business development and supplier diversity, NMSDC recognizes businesses for their capacity for nationwide contracts, provides them access to new business opportunities, and extends their involvement in the NMSDC network.
ESS received its nomination for the Corporate Plus membership from its customer, Sonoco, a global packaging solutions leader based in Hartsville, SC.
“I’ve been working with Environmental Service Systems for over 10 years and have seen them grow and improve in business knowledge, capacity and excellence. ESS being designated a Corporate Plus member is recognition of the many years of hard work, dedication and service to their customers. With quality as table stakes and being a Corporate Plus member, combined with their industry knowledge, ESS will continue to exceed their customers’ expectations,” said Debra White, Director of Global Category Management at Sonoco.
“Our Corporate Plus® membership with the National Minority Supplier Development Council is not only an honor for ESS, but a significant milestone that we celebrate with every team member, supplier and customer that has contributed to our company’s success over the last 22 years,” said Ciara Lilly, Vice President of Diversity & Inclusion, ESS. She added, “We take pride in our ability to support national contracts with some of the world’s leading companies that share our commitment to supplier diversity. As we move forward as a Corporate Plus® member, we will remain steadfast in our pursuit of new business growth opportunities and impactful collaboration with small and diverse businesses across our footprint.”
Established in 1998, Environmental Service Systems, LLC provides personalized facility services to clients belonging to a range of industries. For more information about ESS, visit www.environmentalss.com.