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2016 GM Supplier of the Year Celebration

31 Jul , 2017   Gallery


Ideal Setech celebrated their 4th GM Supplier of the Year award in Southwest Detroit on July 21, 2017.

Guests and employees all joined together at Ideal Contracting’s Building C. The program began at 1pm with Jesse Venegas, Vice President of Ideal Group, serving as emcee. Speakers included Steve Kiefer, Senior Vice President Global Purchasing, and Supply Chain at General Motors, and Ted O’Leary, Ideal Setech General Manager. More…

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Setech Teams with GM to Give Back to the Forgotten Harvest Farm

30 Jun , 2017  


Forgotten Harvest Farm, a farm located in Fenton, Michigan, grows over 850,000 pounds of food each year. The farm harvests and distributes the produce to food banks across Wayne, Macomb, and Oakland counties. And it does this while only employing a handful of people, as it relies almost entirely on the help of volunteers to help plant, grow, and harvest the food distributed throughout Southeast Michigan. More…

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Congratulations Lorelei!

31 May , 2017  


Ideal Setech would like to congratulate Lorelei Fradette on receiving her U.S. citizenship on May 15, 2017. Originally from Jalisco, Mexico, Lorelei moved to the United States in September of 2010 to be with her then fiancé.  The process towards gaining her U.S. citizenship roughly began seven months ago in October of 2016. More…

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Announcements from Ideal Setech!

28 Apr , 2017  

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April has brought about exciting changes for Share the Spare, including Ideal Setech welcoming three new members to the team! More…

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Be on the Lookout!

31 Mar , 2017  


Ideal Setech will be launching their monthly newsletter, Critical Connection, on April 1st. The goal here is to better communicate the importance and vision of the Share the Spare (STS) program. More…

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Safety at Ideal Setech

28 Feb , 2017  


Always looking to grow and improve, Ideal Setech recently hosted its CPR training with seven team members; Sheri Allen (not photographed), Kim Flavell, Agustin Guzman, Sarah Oumedian, Tim Williams, Derek Johnson, and Sara Henkel. 

With the training complete, 40% of the Ideal Setech team at Share-the-Spare in Howell is now CPR certified.  More…

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Ideal Setech Spotlight

31 Jan , 2017  

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Ideal Setech would like to welcome Darlene McMullin, as their newest Warranty Repair Administrator. Darlene is currently training closely with Kelly Cleaves while training and completing system and warranty repair processing. More…

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Nourishing Local Communities

30 Dec , 2016  

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This holiday season, Ideal Setech employees, Geneva O’Leary, Alina Baciu, Sarah Oumedian, and Kurt Mohrmann, volunteered at the Gleaners Community Food Bank of SE Michigan. Headquartered in Detroit, Gleaners operates five distribution centers in Wayne, Oakland, Macomb, Livingston and Monroe counties and provides food to 535 partner soup kitchens, food pantries, shelters and other agencies throughout southeastern Michigan. More…

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Season of Giving

30 Nov , 2016  


For several years, Ideal has provided Turkeys to each employee for their families for Thanksgiving. This holiday season, Ideal Setech donated 27 Turkeys to LACASA thanks to some employees who wished to contribute. LACASA is an independent nonprofit center that protects, advocates for and empowers victims and survivors of child abuse, domestic violence, and sexual assault. LACASA assists hundreds of innocent victims and their families each year. They were very grateful for the donations. More…

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31 Oct , 2016  


GM’s Warren Transmission Plant’s newsletter recognized Ideal Setech for being “Ahead of the Pack.” The Setech team received a call in late 2015 to institute a daily review for parts due for replenishment and to develop reports tailored to the plant’s needs. The new system required more hands-on control than the previous system. For the last six months, Ideal Setech has provided GM WTO with daily data analysis. More…