PSMJ Resources Announces the Top-Performing 2016 Circle of Excellence Firms

PSMJ’s exclusive Circle of Excellence highlights firms that demonstrate outstanding business achievement in the architecture and engineering industry

NEWTON, Mass.--()--PSMJ Resources, Inc., the premier management consulting firm for the architecture and engineering industries, announces members of the 2016 Circle of Excellence. Sixty-four exceptional architecture and engineering firms made it onto the exclusive list this year.

PSMJ’s Circle of Excellence is designed to highlight firms that are successfully managed and demonstrate outstanding achievements in profitability, overhead management, cash flow, productivity, business development, staff growth, and turnover, etc. The Circle of Excellence represents the top 20% of participants in PSMJ’s annual A/E Financial Performance Benchmark Survey, based on 13 key performance metrics.

“Year after year, the diversity of these firms continues to prove that success isn’t necessarily defined by the size of a firm, their practice area, geographic location, or even the markets they serve, but instead by a strong commitment to solid business practices,” says Kate Allen, P.E., Director of PSMJ’s A/E/C Industry Surveys. “Our passion may be our practice, but top-notch business practices are critical for sustainability.”

PSMJ Resources, Inc. announces the following firms as members of the 2016 Circle of Excellence:

A/R/C Associates, Inc. Looney Ricks Kiss
Aguirre & Fields, LP M+H Architects
Albeck Gerken, Inc. McMillan Pazdan Smith Architecture
Architectural Design Associates, P.C. MDP Engineering Group
Architecture Restoration Conservation, PC Meyer Borgman Johnson
Belli Architectural Group Pape-Dawson Engineers, Inc.
Brown Engineers, LLC PES Structural Engineers Inc.
BRPH Architects Engineers, Inc. Phillips Architecture, PA
BWBR Plunkett Raysich Architects, LLP
Carpenter Marty Transportation Praxis3
Coastland Civil Engineering, Inc. Prein&Newhof
CR architecture + design Rainforth Grau Architects
Design Engineers Randall-Paulson Architects, Incorporated
Desmone Architects RLF architecture engineering interiors
DGR Engineering RMF Engineering
DiSorbo Consulting, LLC Robert Peccia & Associates, Inc.
EDG Rowland+Broughton Architecture and Urban Design
Fleming Engineering, Inc. Sandman Structural Engineers
GEC Architecture Seamon Whiteside
Glotman Simpson Consulting Engineers Southland Civil Engineering & Survey, LLP
HNA Engineering, PLLC Spurlock Landscape Architects
Hope-Amundson Structural Engineers StudioJAED Architects, Engineers, Planners
INSIGHT Structures Summer Consultants, Inc.
ISG Threshold Acoustics, LLC
Jaros, Baum & Bolles TMPartners, PLLC
Jirsa Hedrick Toker + Associates Architecture Industrial Design Ltd.
Jones & DeMille Engineering Inc. Valcoustics Canada Ltd.
Keller Associates, Inc. Weber Thompson
Kimley-Horn Williams Blackstock Architects, PC
KL&A Wright-Pierce
Klohn Crippen Berger Ltd.

The firms listed above have agreed to have their names published in association with PSMJ's Circle of Excellence. Firm names are listed in alphabetical order.

“The firms recognized in the Circle of Excellence set the standard for outstanding business results that are significantly above average,” says Allen. “Some firms have been in this prestigious group year after year!”

Circle of Excellence members understand the importance of benchmarking and they have raised the bar as a result of top-notch business practices. These high performing firms will be honored at PSMJ’s THRIVE 2016 - The A/E/C Industry Summit, to be held October 12-14, 2016 in Nashville, TN.

THRIVE 2016 will cover timely topics ranging from achieving financial success and improving project performance to thinking big and acting bigger, and fostering a culture of innovation in your organization. This cutting-edge conference will bring together some of the industry’s top leaders and most successful firms to celebrate the achievement of this year’s Circle of Excellence members and share their experiences.

With data from 319 A/E firms across the United States and Canada, the 2016 PSMJ A/E Financial Performance Benchmark Survey Report is the go-to industry resource for firms wanting to increase cash flow, lower overhead, and improve overall financial results. Now in its 36th edition, the comprehensive report provides the most valuable research and insight available for making critical decisions that impact the success of a firm.

About PSMJ: For more than 40 years, PSMJ Resources, Inc. has been recognized as the world’s leading authority, publisher, and consultant on the effective management of architecture, engineering, and construction firms. With offices in the United States as well as the United Kingdom and Australia, PSMJ offers over 150 titles in book, audio, and video format. In addition, the company publishes a monthly newsletter and delivers dozens of seminars, roundtables, conferences, webinars, and in-house training sessions every year for A/E professionals around the world. PSMJ’s sought-after consulting expertise covers a range of critical business areas such as strategic planning, project management, valuation, succession planning, and mergers & acquisitions. PSMJ is also active within the community, utilizing our resources and the contacts at our fingertips within the A/E/C Industry to help those in need.


PSMJ Resources, Inc.
Gregory Hart, 617-965-0055


PSMJ Resources, Inc.
Gregory Hart, 617-965-0055