Zweig Group announces 2023 Hot Firm List

Jun 02, 2023


Zweig Group has announced the 2023 Hot Firm List, which honors the fastest growing architecture, engineering, environmental, planning, construction, and related professional services (AEC) firms. Firms are ranked based on three-year growth in gross revenue, by both percentage and dollar growth.

Winners will be honored at a black tie gala during the 2023 Elevate AEC Conference and Awards Gala which will be taking place in the new Omni PGA Frisco Resort outside of Dallas, Texas, September 13-15. Winners will be featured in Zweig Group’s weekly management newsletter, The Zweig Letter, and Zweig Group’s other marketing channels.

"Growth is the ultimate measure of business success and the 2023 Hot Firms are leading the industry,” said Zweig Group CEO Chad Clinehens. “Focusing on culture, investing in marketing, and embracing change are just some of the things these firms are doing to drive growth.”

For the third year in a row, Universal Engineering Sciences takes the number one spot! ECS finished second and Salas O’Brien came in third. Fourth and Fifth this year are Ardurra and Anser Advisory both of which are repeating as top five Hot Firms.

The complete list of winners can be accessed here.

About Zweig Group

Zweig Group, three times on the Inc. 500/5000 list, is the industry leader and premiere authority in AEC firm management and marketing, the go-to source for data and research, and the leading provider of customized learning and training. Zweig Group exists to help AEC firms succeed in a complicated and challenging marketplace through services that include: Mergers & Acquisitions, Strategic Planning, Valuation, Executive Search, Board of Director Services, Ownership Transition, Marketing & Branding, and Business Development Training. The firm has offices in Dallas and Fayetteville, Arkansas.