Fayetteville, Ark. — Zweig Group released the 2017 Hot Firm List, an annual ranking of the 100 fastest-growing firms in the architecture, engineering, planning, and environmental consulting industry. Ranking is based 50 percent on percentage growth rate and 50 percent on dollar revenue growth rate, over the previous three-year period.

The top-10-ranked Hot Firms are:

1          NV5 Global, Inc.

2          CMTA Inc.

3          The Vertex Companies, Inc.

4          WGI, Inc.

5          WSB

6          LJA Engineering, Inc.

7          Partner Engineering and Science, Inc.

8          Huckabee

9          Hargrove Engineers + Constructors

10        ISG

The complete list of winners can be accessed at http://hotfirm.com/our-awards/about-hot-firm.

The winners will be celebrated at the Hot Firm and A/E Industry Awards Conference held at the Fairmont Olympic Hotel in Seattle on Sept. 21-22, 2017.  Awards will be given out at a black-tie awards ceremony on the evening of Sept. 22.

“Getting on the Hot Firm List is like winning an Oscar. It says you are the best at what you do — running an A/E/P or environmental consulting firm — in an industry made up of 100,000 companies,” said Mark Zweig, chairman & founder of Zweig Group. This ranking, established over 20 years ago, is the only list celebrating and honoring growth in the industry.

More information about the Hot Firm & A/E Industry Awards Conference is available at www.hotfirm.com.