DuraComm Corp selected for U.S. Chamber's outstanding small business award

Kansas City, MO (Feb. 22, 2013 ): DuraComm Corp. has been recently selected as one of the 100 most outstanding small businesses in the United States by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, Washington, DC, according to DuraComm CEO Benny Lee. With this designation, DuraComm will receive a 2013 Blue Ribbon Small Business Award from the U.S. Chamber in recognition of their excellent business practices in several areas including business growth, innovation, employee retention, management and leadership, community involvement, and customer service.

Thomas J. Donohue, U.S. Chamber president and CEO, stated that the U.S. Chamber celebrates the outstanding achievements of the Blue Ribbon Small Business Award winners and is proud to recognize them for the positive impact they are making in their communities. He added that these small businesses are wonderful examples of the American Dream at work in our nation.

DuraComm Corp and other Blue Ribbon Small Business Award winners were selected from a record number of nationwide applicants and will be honored at America’s Small Business Summit 2013, which will be held from April 29 – May 1 in Washington, D.C. Information can be found at www.uschambersummit.com.

Founded in 1993 and now under the ownership and leadership of entrepreneur Benny Lee, DuraComm Corp. is a certified Minority Business Enterprise and is comprised of DuraComm Power Supplies, DuraComm Lighting, and DuraComm Solar.

DuraComm Power Supplies is a recognized leader in ultra reliable AC to DC switch mode power supplies commonly used in communications towers. The line of products also includes DC to DC power converters, battery management and charging systems, power distribution, and complementary accessories. MW Power Specialists was established in January of 2013 to distribute MeanWell Power Supplies to the LED Lighting, Medical Devices and Industrial Automation markets

DuraComm Lighting, established by Benny Lee in 2009, is a prime supplier and world-wide leader of high quality LED (Light Emitting Diode) lighting solutions, providing a wide range of functional lighting applications.

DuraComm Solar was launched as a new business segment in 2012 to distribute solar equipment to both the off-grid and grid-tied markets.

DuraComm Corp is located at 6655 Troost Ave. Kansas City, MO 64131. The web address is www.DuraComm.com. For more information, contact Fred Baehner at (816) 472-5544, or fred@duracomm.com. # # # #

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