To be considered for this award, firms must fill out a short application and are ranked by a score comprised of both dollar and percentage revenue growth rate over a three-year period. Any AEC firm, based in the United States or Canada can apply to the Hot Firm List. See full entry criteria.

    Entry Criteria:

    • 50% of 2015 fiscal year and 2018 fiscal year revenue must be derived from the AEC industry.
    • Public entities such as departments of transportation or municipal public works offices are not eligible.
    • Firms must have made at least $1 million in revenue in 2015
    • Firms must have been founded on or before December 31st 2013

    2019 Hot Firm Winners