About Us


Adding value
is a pillar
of our mission.

Founded in 1998, BCforward is currently the largest consulting firm and largest MBE firm headquartered in Indianapolis,Indiana. BCforward has become part of the communities in which we operate. We are a trusted business partner, employer and charitable contributor. We firmly believe that our continued success includes being a good corporate citizen through giving back to the communities where our employees work and live. At BCforward we find strength through diversity and we hold ourselves and our business partners to high ethical standards. Our business plan requires excellence. Our operational frameworks recognize the importance of natural resources through sustainability initiatives internally and externally.

Fast Facts

Corporate Name

Bucher & Christian Consulting, Inc. dba BCforward

Number of Years in Business

18 (Incorporated in Indiana in 1998)

Employees

Thousands of employees under management operating in North America, Europe and Asia.

Ownership

Privately Held, Minority-Owned Business Enterprise (MBE)

Clients

Fortune 1000, Government, State, Local and Public School Districts

Recognitions

  • Consistently ranked as one of the top IT Consulting firms by Indianapolis Business Journal
  • Largest Minority Owned Business, Indiana (Indianapolis Business Journal)
  • IMBDC Supplier of the Year
  • Eli Lilly and Company Supplier of the Year

Differentiators

What makes BCforward different is our people and how we do business.

  • Quality
  • Dedicated recruiting teams
  • 24 hour sourcing model
  • Skills assessments
  • Cost effective solutions,
  • not cheap resources
  • High retention rates among
  • consultant staff.
  • Flexibility
  • Adapt to various delivery
  • and engagement models
  • Instant ramp up and
  • overflow capacity
  • Adapt to different
  • financial models
  • Quick response to changes
  • in resource needs or
  • contracts
  • Established
  • Repeatable pattern of success
  • Provide staffing and outsourcing services so we understand the challenges with sourcing a project
  • Proven 18 year track record delivering services
  • Dependable partnerships with top technology companies
  • Innovation
  • Entrepreneurial approach
  • Out of the box thinking
  • Consistent ability and experience to drive innovation in client environments
  • Consistency
  • High emphasis on leadership training and process training
  • Teams created with proven and known resources
  • Metrics that drive success