ACS Group Earns NMSDC’s Regional Class 4 Supplier of the Year Award
Duluth, Georgia. United States, August 14, 2018 – The Regional Supplier of the Year category acknowledges the NMSDC-certified Minority Business Enterprises (MBE’s) who consistently provide exceptional products and services to their customers and clients within their respective region. These organizations exhibit strength and power in the marketplace and promote minority businesses in their communities. Class 4 recognizes companies with annual sales greater than $50 million.
American CyberSystems (ACS Group) a provider of IT Consulting, Engineering Consulting, Healthcare, Talent, and Workforce Management Solutions, recently won the South Region Class 4, Supplier of the Year through the National Minority Supplier Diversity Council (NMSDC).
Out of 23 regions, consisting of all 50 states and 60 different minority organizations, American CyberSystems has established itself as an industry leader and is proud of its diverse, dynamic and innovative workforce. ACS Group has won the NMSDC South Regional Class 4 Supplier of the Year award for two consecutive years and will continue to add value to the marketplace as a whole by embracing and celebrating this diversity.
These awards, given annually, recognize specific minority suppliers who have distinguished themselves and their business by demonstrating growth, providing high-quality products, services, and solutions and significantly contributing to the growth of their communities. The nominees and winners of these awards collectively exemplify the best in the business and ongoing advocacy of progressive minority supplier development in Georgia.
“American CyberSystems is proud to be an equal-opportunity MBE and our diverse workplace is one of the reasons we succeed in the markets we serve, we couldn’t be more honored with this recent recognition.” Said Raj Sardana, CEO of ACS Group. “Without the robust partnerships of our employees and clients, paired with the support of our community, the accomplishments of ACS Group would never have come to fruition and we would like to extend a thank you to the NMSDC for this honor.”
ACS Group, a corporate member of the National Minority Supplier Development Council since 1998, has won at the regional level and is now a finalist for the National Supplier of the Year award at the NMSDC annual Conference and Business Opportunity Exchange in Austin, Texas on Oct. 14-17, 2018.
For four days ACS Group will convene with other top multi-national companies and international organizations to focus efforts to certify, develop, connect, and advocate for minority companies in the global corporate supply chain. This prestigious event will be attended by other global minority business enterprises, corporations, and the American CyberSystems leadership team.
NMSDC will give out accolades to member corporations and minority business enterprises for their contributions to the organization’s goals in fueling business opportunities for minority-owned companies of all sizes.
The NMSDC Supplier of the Year awards were grouped by Region (North, South, West, and Central) and by Class – Class 1 for companies with annual sales of less than $1 million; Class 2, annual sales of $1 to $10 million; Class 3, $10 to $50 million in sales, annually; and Class 4, with annual sales greater than $50 million.
Their network includes 23 Regional Affiliates across the country and is composed of 1,720 corporate members including America’s top public and privately-owned organizations, including hospitals, colleges, and other buying institutions.
About ACS Group
ACS Group is a premier provider of IT Consulting, Engineering Consulting, Healthcare, Talent, and Workforce Management Solutions to Fortune 1000 companies globally. ACS Group conducts business through four operating brands – AIC, Analysts, ComforceHealth, and HireGenics – each with a specialized business focus. Our operating brands have provided targeted services and solutions for more than 50 years. ACS Group has grown to over $700 million in revenue with more than 12,000 employees and consultants worldwide. Recognitions include: #1 Largest Minority-Owned IT Staffing Firm in the U.S. and 8th Largest IT Staffing Firm in the U.S. (2018 SIA); Inavero’s Best of Staffing® Client Diamond Award (2018). ACS Group is a certified MBE organization, and operating brand, HireGenics, is an NMSDC Corporate Plus® member. Headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, ACS Group has offices across the U.S., and an international presence in Canada, India, Ireland, the United Kingdom, and Latin America. To learn more, visit: www.acsicorp.com.
The Georgia Minority Supplier Development Council (GMSDC) is the state of Georgia’s leading small business development and supplier diversity organization. Our core function remains as simple as it is effective – to certify Minority Business Enterprises, help them develop the capacity required to contribute to global supply chains, and then facilitate partnerships with corporations and governments looking for their services. Recognized as one of the top councils in the NMSDC network, the GSMDC continues to press forward into new areas of opportunity for its stakeholders. Constantly working to add value to your GMSDC investment is what drives us every day – it is the promise we make to the business community here in the great state of Georgia. For more information, please visit: www.gmsdc.org.