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Awards & Recognition

Awards & Recognition

With our high standing as a business, employer and strategic partner, Applied Industrial Technologies is continually recognized with awards from major publications, organizations, suppliers and key customers. These acknowledgements are a reminder of our unique talents and the effectiveness of our strategy.

Select Corporate Recognition

InformationWeek 500
Most Innovative Users of Technology list – 2000-2013

NorthCoast 99
Named one of the Best Workplaces in Northeast Ohio.
2018 marks the 18th time listed as a NorthCoast 99 winner.

Selling Power
Named to the list of 50 Best Companies to Sell For in the U.S. – 2008-2012

GI Jobs Magazine
Named to Top 100 Military-Friendly Employers list – 2010

DLA Land and Maritime
Bronze Recognition for Excellence Award – 2010, 2012

America's Best Mid_seze Employers list – 2018

Fortune 1000
List of America’s Largest Companies – 2005-2018

Modern Distribution Management – Market Leaders
Ranked #1 on Top 10 Fluid Power Distributors list – 2011-2018

U.S. Navy Reserve
Outstanding Employer Support – 2016

Association for Talent Development
Greater Cleveland Chapter, together with Rotary Club of Cleveland and the Monte Ahuja College of Business at Cleveland State University – Workplace Learning & Performance Award – 2017


Select Customer Recognition

Applied Materials
Supplier Collaboration Award – 2015

Silver Performance Award – 2010, 2012, 2013

Eastman Chemical Company
Supplier Excellence Award – 2010-2012, 2015
Supplier Innovation Award – 2010-2012, 2014-2015
Supplier Sustainability Award – 2011

Honda of America
MRO Supplier of the Year Award – 2013
Supplier Award for Outstanding Value – 2014

Supplier of the Year Award – 2013

SunCoke Energy
Supplier Excellence Award – 2012, 2014

Tyson Foods, Inc.
Supplier of the Year Award – 2016

Vulcan Materials Company
Gold Alliance Supplier Award – 2010, 2011
2011 marks the 12th consecutive year Applied® has earned a Bronze, Silver, Gold or Platinum Alliance Award from Vulcan.