Sponsors


    Annual Sponsors

     

    Albert M. Higley Company

    A construction manager and general contractor headquartered in Cleveland, Ohio since 1925, The Albert M. Higley Co. is renowned for the quality of the projects we deliver, the unquestioned integrity of our associates, and our commitment to delivering an unmatched customer service experience to our clients.

     

    CBLH Design, Inc.

    CBLH Design, Inc., is an experienced leader in architecture, planning and interior design. Our mission is to provide personalized architectural services emphasizing commitment, innovation and integrity. We build success through listening, planning and delivering creative design solutions for healthcare, libraries and higher education.

     

    CESO, INC.

    From our Engineering roots in 1987, CESO has expanded into a multi-disciplined practice of over 150 teammates. Our collaborative approach helps to bring brands, buildings, and landscapes to life. With 9 offices across the country, our growth is a direct result of the energy we invest to find quality team members who have a genuine desire to serve others. A comprehensive set of capabilities enables CESO to create brands, buildings and experiences that drive business results.

     

    DLR Group

    With offices around the globe housing specialized design expertise, your integrated design team is backed by the more than 1,000+ design professionals and the resources of the entire firm. This enables DLR Group to scale teams to meet your challenge and deliver specialized expertise to any location whenever, and wherever, it may be needed. Core areas of design expertise include Civic, Courts, Cultural+Performing Arts, Detention, Energy Services, Federal Markets, Higher Education, Hospitality, Housing, K-12 Education, Museums, Retail+Mixed-Use, Sports, and Workplace.

     

    Intertek/Professional Service Industries, Inc.

    Intertek/PSI (Professional Service Industries, Inc.) is an industry-leading consulting engineering firm with 2,200 people in over 100 offices nationwide, and a history dating back to the 1880s. PSI is a national leader in environmental consulting, geotechnical engineering, construction inspection/testing services, and facilities/roof consulting services and we rank as one of North America’s largest consulting engineering firms according to ENR.

     

    Karpinski Engineering

    Karpinski Engineering designs environments that inspire. We partner with organizations and design professionals to develop spaces for healing, learning, business, and discovery. From MEP design to technology systems, and from custom lighting to building commissioning, our team helps make your buildings work for you – so you can work for your people.

     

    Marous Brothers Construction

    Marous Brothers Construction, Inc. provides expert Construction Management, Design/Build, General Contracting, and Subcontractor services for many of the region’s most noteworthy, architecturally significant and complex renovation and new construction projects throughout our 38 year history. With our unique ability to self-perform 30% of the trade work, we have earned an outstanding reputation for delivering superior performance while managing budget, schedule, quality, and reducing risk for our substantial client base.  We have developed particular expertise in a number of sectors, including Cultural Arts, Multifamily Residential, Higher Education, Healthcare, Hospitality, Commercial Office, Retail, Light Industrial, and Automotive.  Additionally, we are considered to be one of the region’s leaders in historic renovation, with over $1B in relevant project experience.  We team with both for-profit and not-for-profit developers on a broad range of project sizes, and specialize in catalytic neighborhood redevelopment initiatives. 

     

    Meaden & Moore
    Your dynamic industry is always on the move, always changing, and always demanding. With 100 years of experience in the construction industry, Meaden & Moore understands the business cycles, the special income tax issues, the reporting and bonding requirements, and the unique risks and opportunities that contractors face each day. We have forged close relationships with our industry professionals who recognize that we understand the requirements of the construction industry. That means you have access to our expert construction tax services and the trust of bonding companies and bankers who have come to know us and respect our capabilities.

     

    Moody Nolan, Inc.

    Moody Nolan is much more than an architecture firm. At heart, we're entrepreneurs.  We adapt our talent quickly to address each client's unique vision. In doing so, we create functional yet iconic design statements that respond to ever-evolving spaces, aesthetics and site dynamics. Simply put, spaces that perform and inspire.

     

    Osborn Engineering

    Since 1892, Osborn Engineering has enjoyed the privilege of designing innovative engineering solutions for landmark projects across the country.  At Osborn, you'll find multi-disciplinary teams with the ability to identify, formulate and solve engineering problems. Our structural, mechanical, electrical, process, technology, civil and transportation engineering professionals are inspired by the challenge of problem-solving in complex systems that require sophisticated, practical, innovative—even artful—engineering solutions. 

     

    Properties Magazine

    Each month, since 1946 Properties Magazine delivers in-depth coverage of key people and projects within Northeast Ohio's realty, construction and architectural communities. More than 30,000 decision-makers turn to Properties as their trusted authority for industry news and revealing profiles of top companies and construction projects.

     

    Sanctuary Software Studio

    Sanctuary Software Studio, Inc. develops software applications and produces multimedia content to generate results for business. Our team of designers and engineers work with companies to reach new customers, expand internal capabilities and implement technology-driven solutions. Through a comprehensive process, we support the design, development and delivery of reliable, maintainable software applications and successful digital media projects.

     

    Shook Construction

    Founded in 1926, Shook Construction provides construction expertise that spans the industry in size and scope. The company focuses its work in five market sectors: education, healthcare, industrial, mission critical (data centers) and water resources. Engineering News-Record ranks Shook as one of the nation’s “Top 400 Contractors.” With more than 250 employees, Shook serves clients in 13 states from its offices in Cleveland, Ohio; Columbus, Ohio; Dayton, Ohio; Indianapolis, Indiana; and Raleigh-Durham, North Carolina.

     

    Tec Inc. Engineering & Design

    Founded in 1983, Tec Inc. is an engineering consulting and design firm that extends the broad expertise and advantages of a large firm with the intimacy, responsiveness, and attention of a small company. As an MEP engineering and design firm, our ultimate goal is end-user satisfaction with the space—including comfort, safety, and productivity. We have developed a talented and experienced staff driven by the desire to create innovative solutions to meet the design criteria of your project.

     

    The Austin Company

    The Austin Company offers a comprehensive portfolio of in-house services, including planning, architectural design, engineering, design-build, construction management, and construction, as well as site location and operations improvement consulting, for commercial and industrial companies throughout North America, Europe and Asia. In addition to services for the built environment, Austin offers value-added strategic planning services, such as site location, transportation and distribution consulting, and facility and process audits. Our Results, not Excuses® approach provides you with expertise and innovative solutions for your facility challenges.

     

    Thompson Hine/PMC

    Thompson Hine is recognized by Chambers USA and The Legal 500 as a top firm for real estate and construction law in North America. We guide clients through all phases of development projects from initial planning and site selection to final construction. We deliver front-end counseling services, including optimizing project delivery systems to address scheduling and budget constraints, preparing and negotiating design and construction documents, preparing RFPs and RFQs to select service providers and other project management consulting.  Our wholly owned subsidiary, Project Management Consultants LLC (PMC), comprises a team of professionals with extensive experience in design, finance, construction consulting, construction management, partnering facilitation and owner’s representation who work seamlessly with Thompson Hine lawyers to provide integrated services to the marketplace.  We provide four primary services to the real estate, design, and construction industry: owner’s representation, public and private financing consulting, project and risk management consulting and design and construction partnering facilitation and mediation.