Member Update - July 2020
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Daniel Abatemarco, vice president for acoustics, noise, and vibration at AKRF, was honored among the Crain’s New York Rising Stars in Real Estate for 2020. Linh Do, senior vice president, and Matthew Carmody, vice president, of AKRF were appointed to the Urban Land Institute New York’s Housing Council and Infrastructure Council, respectively, for the 2020-2021 fiscal year.

ATANE President & CEO, Quaiser Hashmi, PE, has purchased the majority stake in ATANE.

Barton & Loguidice for the third year in a row has been named one of the “Best Firms To Work For” nationally in both the Multidiscipline and 200+ Employee categories according to the Zweig Group – a leading industry research and benchmarking firm.

Tanner Dewolf has joined C2AE’s Syracuse, NY, office as a civil engineer.

CHA has announced its evolution to a more client and market focused organization to support its growth and goal to become the most client-centered and responsive engineering firm in the industry.

Greenman - Pedersen, Inc. (GPI) announced that Jason Stern, P.E., DBIA has been named Vice President and Director of Structural Engineering of their Babylon and Manhattan, New York offices.

Karol Danowski will be joining H2M architects + engineers as Staff Engineer.

Jacobs welcomed Daniel P. Hitt, RLA as Senior Environmental Specialist. .

LaBella Associates announced that it has completed the acquisition of Harmony Architectural Associates, PC, an architectural firm based in Syracuse, NY

In a continuation of its two-year strategic evolution of growth and development, Larson Design Group (LDG), and following the recent transition of David Martin to CEO, the company is pleased to announce that David Schaarsmith, LDG’s Vice President of Infrastructure, has assumed the role of COO, which was previously held by Martin.

M&J Engineering announced that Major General (MG) (Ret.) Robert D. Carlson has joined the firm as Vice President and Branch Manager.

P.W. Grosser Consulting, Inc. announced the hiring of Katelyn Kaim and Mike Brignoni, who will work with the firm's Environmental and Engineering Units, respectively.

Passero Associates announced the following leadership transitions: Andrew M. Holesko, MBA, CM to CEO and Jess Sudol, PE to President. David K. Passero will continue in his role as CFO.

Sam Schwartz Engineering, DPC CEO and Founder Samuel I. Schwartz has been awarded the ITE Traffic Engineering Council Troy A. Peoples Award. This award recognizes leadership in traffic engineering and outstanding contributions to the field.

Shumaker Consulting Engineering and Land Surveying, D.P.C. announced that Paul A. Speranza, P.E. has joined the firm as the Division Manager for their Environmental Services group.

Richard M. Amodei, a tenured and instrumental member of STV Group’s nationally renowned Transportation & Infrastructure Division, has been appointed to Executive Vice President of the division and will oversee its operations and growth.

Salvatore Prestano, PE, an engineering executive with more than 30 years of experience, has joined the New York City office of Syska Hennessy as associate practice area director – energy services. 

Wendel is excited to announce that the Boxcraft Studio team has joined the company. Boxcraft is led by owner Candice Urban-Green.

WSP USA has been ranked one of the world’s largest and fastest growing consultancies in the Engineering News-Record (ENR) 2020 Top 200 Environmental Firms list.

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