O’Brien & Gere Receives 2012 EBJ Business Achievement Award
Environmental Business Journal recognizes firms for growth and innovation
January 15, 2013 – O’Brien & Gere was recently selected to receive an Environmental Business Journal (EBJ) 2012 Business Achievement award. O’Brien & Gere has been selected for a bronze award for the large-size firm segment in recognition of the Company’s outstanding business performance over the past three years.
O’Brien & Gere’s success is supported by increased focus on markets and the integration of skills and talent across its energy, environmental, water, and facilities brands. Other contributors include improved cash and balance sheet management and key investments, as well as an increased focus on client and employee satisfaction and implementation of an adaptive strategic planning process.
Each year, EBJ, a business research publication that provides high value strategic business intelligence to the environmental industry, honors companies for revenue growth, acquisitions, innovative project designs, technology applications, new practice areas, social contributions, and industry leadership.
The 2012 EBJ awards will be presented at a special ceremony at the Environmental Industry Summit XI in Coronado, California on March 6-8, 2013. The Environmental Industry Summit is an annual three-day event hosted by EBI Inc.
About O’Brien & Gere
O’Brien & Gere is an employee-owned engineering and project delivery company with over 900 scientists, engineers, construction, and operations personnel located in offices across the U.S. The Company is a leader in providing energy, environmental, facilities, and water solutions. O’Brien & Gere’s integrated 360° life-cycle delivery model reduces project cycle time and creates value for its public and private sector clients.
About the EBJ Business Achievement Awards
In October-December 2012, Environmental Business Journal and Climate Change Business Journal solicited nominations for the EBJ/CCBJ 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.)
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