New York State Senator Jack Martins, R-Mineola, congratulated New Hyde Park-based Jamaica Bearings in New Hyde Park for recently receiving the Defense Logistics Vendor of Excellence award.
Jamaica Bearings is a family-owned business that was started 78 years ago by Frank Negri. Now the company stands as the preeminent supplier of bearings and related products to the aerospace, military and a host of major industries around the world.
Under the leadership Peter Negri, the company continues to pride itself on being a family-owned business that provides quality and reliability.
“I want to applaud Jamaica Bearings, President Peter Negri and the staff,” Martins said in a statement. “They have maintained their roots in the community and provided jobs for local residents. Small businesses are the backbone of our economy and Jamaica Bearings is a wonderful model of success.”