DSSI Recognized with Global Growth Leadership Award

Southfield, Michigan, November 15, 2011 -- Recently, DSSI, LLC was recognized by Johnson Controls' Building Efficiency business during its annual Supplier Conference Awards ceremony. Awards were presented in two categories – Leadership and Excellence & Execution to supplier companies that demonstrated leadership and commitment to Johnson Controls' Building Efficiency business. DSSI was recognized in the Global Growth category.

"DSSI is very pleased to be recognized by Johnson Controls' Building Efficiency Division for our source to pay services which have expanded in recent years to include Mexican facilities," stated Dennis Buckley, vice president of operations for DSSI. "We greatly value our relationship with such a leading edge company." "We believe it is important to recognize our supplier partners for their commitment to excellence and for helping Johnson Controls deliver solutions that improve energy efficiency for our customers," said Carolyn Woznicki, vice president of purchasing, Building Efficiency, for Johnson Controls

About Johnson Controls
Johnson Controls is a global diversified technology and industrial leader serving customers in more than 150 countries. Our 162,000 employees create quality products, services and solutions to optimize energy and operational efficiencies of buildings; lead-acid automotive batteries and advanced batteries for hybrid and electric vehicles; and interior systems for automobiles. Our commitment to sustainability dates back to our roots in 1885, with the invention of the first electric room thermostat. Through our growth strategies and by increasing market share we are committed to delivering value to shareholders and making our customers successful. In 2011, Corporate Responsibility Magazine recognized Johnson Controls as the #1 company in its annual "100 Best Corporate Citizens" list. For additional information, please visit http://www.johnsoncontrols.com

About DSSI, LLC
DSSI, LLC is the leading provider of source to pay services to progressive industrial companies. DSSI provides services in four areas including Strategic Sourcing, Procurement Outsourcing, Integrated Supply and Procurement Consulting. DSSI acts as the buyer on behalf of its customer and employs a unique "on shore outsourcing" approach to the benefit of local economies. Based in Southfield, Michigan, DSSI also has offices in Atlanta, Georgia and Louisville, Kentucky For more information about DSSI, visit www.directsourcing.com