Zweig Group Media: Kyle Ahern, Awards Manager, Zweig Group

Jun 02, 2017

In this episode of the podcast, Randy Wilburn sat down with Kyle Ahern, Zweig Group’s awards manager, to talk about the upcoming Hot Firm and A/E Industry Awards Conference and all of the awards that will be given out. The Hot Firm Conference is the industry’s largest and most comprehensive business conference for leaders and aspiring leaders of AEC firms in the U.S. The conference agenda includes topics on technology, leadership challenges, business planning, marketing methods, recruiting and retention, and growth strategies. Awards include:
  • Hot Firm Award. Recognizes the 100 fastest-growing architecture, engineering, planning, and environmental consulting firms in the U.S.
  • Best Firm to Work For. Recognizes the top architecture, structural engineering, civil engineering, environmental, geotechincal engineering, landscape architecture/planning, and multidiscipline firms in the U.S. and Canada based on their workplace practices, employee benefits, employee retention rates, and much more.
  • Marketing Excellence. Recognizes outstanding and effective marketing in our industry.
  • Jerry Allen Courage in Leadership Award. Given each year to someone working in an architecture, engineering, planning or environmental firm who has made tremendous impacts on the company through courageous leadership.
The 2017 Hot Firm and A/E Industry Awards Conference will be at the Fairmont Olympic Hotel in Seattle September 21-22. For more information, click here. Additional information: Contact: Kyle Ahern For more information on The Zweig Letter podcast contact Randy Wilburn: twitter: @RandyWilburn Sponsor: Subscribe to The Zweig Letter for free! Click here for a free digital subscription to Civil + Structural Engineer Magazine!

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.