Corporate Partners

Purdue Industrial Engineering's Corporate Partners program was established in 2016. Its purpose is to cultivate mutually beneficial relationships with industry by engaging companies with students, faculty and research that address the specific needs of each partner.

Annual membership fee are $15,000 (Gold Level) and $5,000 (Silver Level). Contact Corporate Partners today!

Gold Level Corporate Partners:

CNO Financial Found logoCNO Financial Group is middle-income America's valued financial security partner. We provide health and life insurance, as well as retirement solutions, through our family of insurance brands: Bankers Life, Colonial Penn and Washington National.


Modineer logoWe at Modineer deliver a variety of products and services to provide quality metal components and services directly to your business. These premium metal working capabilities offered by Modineer include Roll Forming, Metal Machining, Fabrication, Welding, and beyond. Our team works closely with all our customers to ensure a focus on quality, the consistent delivery of premium metal components, and to continually exceed expectations.


Silver Level Corporate Partners:

AT&T AT&T, Inc. provides telecommunication services and products, including wireless communications, local exchange services, long-distance services, data/broadband and Internet services, video services, telecommunications equipment, managed networking and wholesale services. It operates business through four reportable segments: Wireless, Wireline and Other. The company was founded in 1876 and is headquartered in Dallas, TX.


Logo of Bonnell AluminumFor decades, Bonnell Aluminum has built a reputation as North America's leading manufacturer of custom aluminum extrusions. With AACOA and Futura investments broadening our market and product reach, we provide one of the most comprehensive range of capabilities in aluminum extruding, fabricating, and finishing in the industry. Bonnell is headquartered in Newnan, Georgia, with manufacturing operations located in Carthage, TN; Niles, MI; Elkhart, IN; Clearfield, UT; and Newnan, GA.


Logo of Buchanan GroupThe Buchanan family has owned and managed funeral homes for over 130 years, and their involvement with cemeteries goes back over 95 years. This blending of funeral and cemetery expertise distinguishes the Buchanan Group from other specialized companies. Buchanan's philosophy is to be the leader in the markets they serve. As consumer habits and population trends change, they finds ways to meet the challenge. The Buchanan Group's eye is always on what is happening nationally, evaluating how new trends might have local impact. Its management team consists of highly-trained professionals with experience both inside and outside of the death care industry, offering fresh insights with top-notch professionalism. The Buchanan Group's goal is to provide solid financial results in a framework of service.


 CLAAS is a global manufacturer of agricultural equipment including forage harvesters, combines, balers and tractors. Founded more than a century ago in Germany, the family-owned business has grown to become the fourth largest producer of ag machinery in the world.  CLAAS of America has generously sponsored projects in IE Senior Design and is a coveted partner in collaboration with the School of Industrial Engineering.


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"Deloitte" is the brand under which tens of thousands of dedicated professionals in independent firms throughout the world collaborate to provide audit, consulting, financial advisory, risk management, tax, and related services to select clients. These firms are members of Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Limited, a UK private company limited by guarantee (“DTTL”). Each DTTL member firm provides services in particular geographic areas and is subject to the laws and professional regulations of the particular country or countries in which it operates. In the US, Deloitte LLP and Deloitte USA LLP are member firms of DTTL. The subsidiaries of Deloitte LLP provide industry-leading audit, consulting, tax, and advisory services to many of the world’s most admired brands, including 80 percent of the Fortune 500 and more than 6,000 private and middle market companies across more than 20 industry sectors.


Endress+Hauser logoEndress+Hauser began U.S. operations in 1970, and is now one of the largest instrument manufacturers in the country, specializing in flow, level, pressure, temperature, and analytical instrument production. With nearly 350,000 ft2 of manufacturing space in Greenwood, IN, and Anaheim, CA, E+H has the ability to provide high quality products, services and solutions to customers whenever needed. Over 80% of E+H instruments sold in the U.S. are made in the U.S., and sales, service and training locations are available nationwide to support customers wherever E+H instruments are installed.


GE Aviation GE Aviation is a world-leading provider of commercial, military and business and general aviation jet and turboprop engines and components as well as avionics, electrical power and mechanical systems for aircraft. GE has a global service network to support these offerings. GE and its customers are also working together to unlock new opportunities to grow and deliver more productivity beyond traditional services. GE Aviation is becoming a digital industrial business with its ability to harness large streams of data that are providing incredible insights and in turn, real operational value for customers.


GM logoGM-Ft. Wayne, one of North America’s most productive assembly plants, employs more than 3,600 people.  Founded in Fort Wayne in 1986, Fort Wayne Assembly employees produce award-winning full-size pickup trucks. GM Fort Wayne’s “Joint Partnership Process” with Local 2209 UAW works effectively for the benefit of our employees, customers and community.


Logo of IN3The Indiana Innovation Institute (IN3) is an applied research institute that was established out of a need to solve real world problems that impact the Department of Defense (DoD) and industry but to do it in a different, faster, more efficient and cost effective way. IN3 brings together the best minds in government, industry and academia to work on cutting-edge technology like trusted microelectronics. IN3 is also backed by an all-star board that is of the highest level to get projects connected to the right people, while cutting through the usual bureaucracy.


Intel logoIntel Corporation is an American multinational technology company headquartered in Santa Clara, California. Intel is one of the world's largest and highest valued semiconductor chip makers, based on revenue. It is the inventor of the x86 series of microprocessors, the processors found in most personal computers. Intel supplies processors for computer system manufacturers such as Apple, Samsung, HP and Dell. Intel also makes motherboard chipsets, network interface controllers and integrated circuits, flash memory, graphics chips, embedded processors and other devices related to communications and computing.


Leonardo DRS logoOver the last half century, patriots at Leonardo DRS have created a distinct technology edge for American troops in the U.S. and around the world. Since the company’s founding in 1969, tens of thousands of employees have perfected their craft each day with one unifying purpose in mind: to help defend those who defend all Americans and our allies. From ground to sea to air, Leonardo DRS can answer technical and logistical requirements across any sector. Our team of hardware and software service personnel is ready to answer any need because our job is to help you do yours.


Northrop Grumman logoNorthrop Grumman is a leading global security company providing innovative systems, products and solutions to government and commercial customers worldwide, offering an extraordinary portfolio of capabilities and technologies for applications from undersea to outer space and into cyberspace. With more than 60,000 employees in all 50 states and in more than 25 countries, we strive to attract and retain the best employees by providing an inclusive work environment wherein employees are receptive to diverse ideas, perspectives and talents to help solve our toughest customer challenges: to develop and maintain some of the most technically sophisticated products, programs and services in the world.


Patrick Industries, Inc. was founded in 1959 and is a major manufacturer and distributor of component and building products for the Recreational Vehicle, Marine, and Manufactured Housing industries. Patrick also supplies many of its products to certain industrial markets that include customers in the residential housing, high-rise, hospitality, kitchen cabinet, office and household furniture, fixtures and commercial furnishings, and other industrial markets.


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Phillips 66 is a diversified energy manufacturing and logistics company. With a portfolio of Midstream, Chemicals, Refining, and Marketing and Specialties businesses, the company processes, transports, stores and markets fuels and products globally. Phillips 66 Partners, the company's master limited partnership, is an integral asset in the portfolio. Headquartered in Houston, the company has 14,000 employees committed to safety and operating excellence.