Company Receives 2013 EBJ Business Achievement AwardOBG News,
Environmental Business Journal recognizes firms for growth and innovation.
Environmental Business Journal® (EBJ), a business research publication which provides high value strategic business intelligence to the environmental industry, has honored 41 companies for revenue growth, acquisitions, innovative project designs, technology applications, new practice areas, social contributions and industry leadership in 2013.
O’Brien & Gere is pleased to announce that it was chosen to receive a Gold Medal award for Business Achievement in the large-size firm segment in recognition of the Company’s outstanding business performance. O’Brien & Gere was recognized for four consecutive years of 8 to 10 percent average annual revenue growth and even higher rates of growth in profitability and backlog. The foundation of this growth is O’Brien & Gere’s commitment to its rigorous, rolling, and adaptive business planning cycle and an increased focus on brands and markets to better support clients. Other critical factors to O’Brien & Gere’s success have included strategic investments, diversification, and improvements in project delivery.
The 2013 EBJ awards will be presented at a special ceremony at the Environmental Industry Summit XII in San Diego, California on March 12-14, 2014. The Environmental Industry Summit is an annual three-day executive retreat hosted by EBI Inc.
About O’Brien & Gere: O'Brien & Gere has become more than an engineering solutions company throughout its history of creating a better future since 1945. At the center of the Company’s story are clients ranging from advanced manufacturers to higher education, federal agencies, and municipalities. These clients trust O’Brien & Gere to deliver sustainable solutions and integrate innovative technology to solve the evolving advanced manufacturing, energy, environmental, and water challenges of today and tomorrow. For more information, see O’Brien & Gere's 2012 Annual Report.
About the EBJ Business Achievement Awards: In October-December 2013, Climate Change Business Journal solicited nominations for the EBJ Business Achievement Awards. Nominations were accepted in 200-word essays in either specific or unspecified categories. Final awards were determined by a committee of EBJ staff and EBJ editorial advisory board members. (Disclaimer: company audits were not conducted to verify information or claims submitted with nominations.)
About EBI: Founded in 1988, Environmental Business International Inc. (EBI, San Diego, Calif.) is a research, publishing and consulting company that specializes in defining emerging markets and generating strategic market intelligence for companies, investors and policymakers. EBI publishes Environmental Business Journal®, the leading provider of strategic information for the environmental industry, and Climate Change Business Journal®, which covers nine segments of the Climate Change Industry. EBI also performs contract research for the government and private sector and founded the Environmental Industry Summit, an annual three-day event for executives in the environmental industry.
Press Contact: Kristin Halpin, O’Brien & Gere