May 1, 2015
Asian Pacific American History Month 
MBE Spotlight
The Mid-States Minority Supplier Development Council is proud to celebrate Asian Pacific American History Month and spotlight entrepreneurs during the month of May. 
Telamon Corporation
Carmel, IN
Albert Chen, CEO

Telamon's mission is to simplify business for their customers by increasing efficiency and streamlining operations. They specialize in solutions for telecommunication networks, business process outsourcing, energy management, industrial assembly, and telehealth services. 


As one of the largest private companies in Indiana, they have 1,400 associates across 10 domestic and three international locations. Telamon takes special interest in the local communities in which their employee base is best served. They launched the Telamon Foundation in 2014, which places special emphasis on non-profit organizations that specialize in arts and education. 



Awards include:

  • Association for Corporate Growth Large Cap Value
  • Diverse Supplier of the Year Award ( Cummins, Cisco, AT&T, Nortel)
  • Dallas/Ft. Worth MSDC Mega Deal Award
  • Sagamore of the Wabash


Major customers include AT&T, Cummins, Comcast, Verizon and Autoliv.

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Americas Engineers
Evansville, IN
KC Jain, CEO

Americas Engineers, Inc. (AEI) is a design engineering consulting company. AEI is dedicated to providing technical excellence, proactive collaboration and relationship building. K.C. Jain, founder of Americas Engineers Inc., has over 30 years of experience working with commercial and industrial businesses across the U.S. and abroad. 

Nominated for Small Business Enterpreneur of the Year in 2009


Major customers includeToyota, VuTeq, City of Evansville, Red Spot and Vectren.

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Global Data Solutions
Bloomington, IL
Nageswara (Rao) Morampudi, CEO
Global Data Solutions Inc. (GDS) is a rapidly growing, young & energetic organization with its wings spanning across IT Services, software development, engineering, market research and analytics, and research & development. In simple words GDS is a techno hub.

GDS has received the following awards:

  • Navy Seaport e-Prime Contract Award
  • Inc. 5000 Award - America's Fastest Growing Business 2014


Major customers include NTT Data, City of Aurora, Mitsui, State of Wisconsin and State of Michigan.

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