Westwood received top recognition at the prestigious 2015 Zweig Group Hot Firm Conference in Boston, MA recently, where they landed high on the Hot Firm List, received Best Firms to Work For and accepted multiple Marketing Excellence awards. Zweig Group also awarded Westwood the Trifecta award for being one of three firms to win in each of the three categories, nationwide. These awards recognize the exemplary efforts of architecture, engineering, planning and environmental consulting firms in the United States (U.S.) and Canada.

While delivering a guest panel session at the Hot Firm conference, Westwood shared insight with its industry peers on what it took to be a winning firm in each of the Zweig Group award categories. Paul Greenhagen, Westwood President and CEO says, “Westwood’s success is the result of having a really strong team and a clear vision for the company. Our people are our greatest asset and it is vital to our business that we have the expertise on our team that our unique markets require. We are committed to continual improvement and creating a highly desirable work environment so that we can attract and retain the best talent to serve our clients.”

Ranking #9 on the Hot Firm List, Westwood is among the top ten of 100 fast-growing companies on the list. These firms have outperformed the economy and their competitors to become leaders in the A/E/C industry. Placing #32 on the Best Firms to Work For, Westwood is acknowledged for top workplace practices, employee benefits, employee retention rates, and much more.

Westwood was highly ranked in three Zweig Group 2015 Marketing Excellence categories recognizing outstanding and effective marketing among industry peers. They received 1st Place for Integrated Marketing, 2nd Place for Special Event, and 3rd Place in the Online Marketing categories.