Zweig Group Announces New Name and Expanded Offerings at Annual Awards Conference

ELEVATE AEC is the new and evolved version of The Hot Firm and A/E Industry Awards Conference. Inspired by Zweig Group’s new mission, the ELEVATE AEC Conference, held on October 2-4, 2019 at the Green Valley Ranch Resort in Las Vegas, is a celebration of the top performing firms in the AEC industry.

Zweig Group has developed this event for attendees to learn what the top firms in the industry are doing to achieve growth, create great work places, and win big jobs. This is the largest gathering of award-winning AEC firms, making it the industry’s most comprehensive business conference for leaders and aspiring leaders of AEC firms in the US.

Zweig Group is also offering M&A Next, a pre-conference full-day M&A symposium, designed to connect leaders from across the country on current and next practices in the world of mergers and acquisitions.

The celebration of award winning firms on Friday, October 4, is the capstone of the event, with a black tie awards gala and sponsored after party at The Mirage which includes the Cirque Du Soleil – Beatles Experience. 

Attendance requires registration and is open to all interested.

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Zweig Group, three times on the Inc. 500/5000 list, is the leading research, publishing, and consulting resource for the built environment. The firm provides strategy, mergers and acquisitions, business valuation, ownership transition, marketing, business development, market research, financial management, project management, recruiting and executive search services nationwide. Zweig Group also provides a comprehensive suite of products including industry reports and surveys, executive training, and business conferences covering virtually every aspect of AEC firm management. Headquartered in Fayetteville, Arkansas, the firm has offices in Dallas and Houston, Texas as well as Salt Lake City and the Washington, D.C. area.

The firm’s mission, elevate the industry, has five tenets: promote, diversify, educate, change, and celebrate. Zweig Group’s vision is to facilitate action in pursuit of elevating individuals, firms, and thus the industry. More than a mission, this is a movement to advance the AEC profession, creating a world that celebrates the built environment and recognizes its impact on individuals, communities, and commerce.

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