Minority Manufacturing Firm of the Year is presented to Champion Controls, Inc. Founded in 2003, Champion Controls is a leading control system integrator and manufacturer of quality engineered control systems, serving the heavy movable structures industry.
Since its inception, Champion has experienced substantial growth, averaging 40% in the first 10 years and a more controlled steady growth rate of 5% for the last three years. The company’s workforce has also increased by 50%, including highly skilled workers and entry-level apprentices that are trained in welding, fabrication, and electrical wiring.
Champion has customers throughout Florida, Louisiana, the Caribbean, the northeast United States and Canada and in 2017 reported nearly $12 million in revenue.