Award of Achievement
Triphase Technologies
Carmel, Indiana
BS, Business Management and Entrepreneurship, 1996

After becoming the owner of a skateboard and apparel company at the age of 14, Robert Haecker knew entrepreneurship was the right choice. In 1997, he established Triphase Technologies, a supplier of power conversion solutions and equipment in the fields of IT, telecommunications, networking, and medical electronics. The company also has installed audio, video, and automation systems for professional athletes and celebrities.

Haecker is a member of the Builders Association of Greater Indianapolis and the Custom Electronics Design & Installation Association. He is active in Ball State’s entrepreneurship program, which recognized him as the Emerging Entrepreneur of the Year in 2005, and is part of group that helps plan upcoming events and creates new opportunities for the program.