SSOE | Stevens & Wilkinson Receives Building Design + Construction 2021 Building Team Award for Cooper River Center for Advanced Studies Project

SSOE | Stevens & Wilkinson Receives Building Design + Construction 2021 Building Team Award for Cooper River Center for Advanced Studies Project
COLUMBIA, South Carolina, March 29, 2022 – SSOE | S&W (www.ssoe.com), an internationally ranked architecture and engineering firm, announced its recent 2021 Building Team Award from Building Design+Construction (BD+C) magazine. The firm received the Bronze Award for its Charleston County School District’s Cooper River Center for Advanced Studies project—the seventh design award earned by the firm in the past year alone. Continue Reading →

SSOE | Stevens & Wilkinson’s Robby Aull and Keith Branham Named to SCBIZ Magazine’s Power Lists

SSOE | Stevens & Wilkinson’s Robby Aull and Keith Branham Named to SCBIZ Magazine’s Power Lists
Aull Named to 2021 Architects Power List, Branham Named to 2022 Engineers Power List COLUMBIA, South Carolina, March 22, 2022 – SSOE | S&W, an internationally ranked architecture and engineering firm, is proud to announce that Senior Vice President Robby Aull, AIA, ACHA, LEED AP, was named to SCBIZ Magazine’s 2021 Architects Power List, which was announced at the end of last year. Additionally, Vice President Keith Branham, PE, LEED AP, was named to the publication’s 2022 Engineers Power List. These lists are compiled by the SCBIZ editorial team, who analyzed industry data and considered individuals with demonstrated vision and action in serving their profession, as well as the professional excellence that commitment provides to places of work and life. Continue Reading →

SSOE Group Welcomes New DEI Leader Candice Harrison

SSOE Group Welcomes New DEI Leader Candice Harrison
TOLEDO, Ohio, March 14, 2022 — SSOE Group (www.ssoe.com), an internationally ranked architecture and engineering firm, is excited to announce the hiring of Candice Harrison as SSOE’s first Corporate Director of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI). This strategic hire reinforces the firm’s commitment to DEI and creating a culture that encourages growth at all levels. Harrison will be based out of SSOE’s Toledo, Ohio office and report directly to the firm’s Chief Executive Officer, Vince DiPofi, PE. Continue Reading →

SSOE Ramps Up for Growth through Acquisition with New Corporate Development Function

SSOE Ramps Up for Growth through Acquisition with New Corporate Development Function
Betsy Hurner Named Vice President, Corporate Development TOLEDO, Ohio, February 24, 2022 – SSOE Group (www.ssoe.com), a global project delivery firm for architecture, engineering, and construction management, announced today that its Board of Directors has approved a plan to create a Corporate Development Team to support the A/E industry’s increasing reliance on M&A and to match the tremendous growth of their clients. With this new team, SSOE has established a partnership with Key Bank to bring the financial strength necessary to pursue high-value companies that help the firm reach its vision and mission. SSOE has continued to grow throughout the pandemic. This success has been attributed to both organic growth—supporting the electric vehicle / battery supply chain, semiconductor, and other industrial markets—as well as through the acquisition of 100-year-old Atlanta-based architecture firm Stevens & Wilkinson. Continue Reading →

SSOE Group CEO Vince DiPofi Named Engineer of the Year

SSOE Group CEO Vince DiPofi Named Engineer of the Year
Firm’s James Burtnett-Grigsby Named Young Engineer of the Year TOLEDO, Ohio, February 21, 2022 – SSOE Group (www.ssoe.com), a global project delivery firm for architecture, engineering, and construction management, is proud to announce the Toledo Society of Professional Engineers (TSPE) has awarded Chief Executive Officer Vince DiPofi, PE, and Chemical Process Engineer James Burnett-Grigsby, PE, with two of the organization’s most esteemed honors—Engineer of the Year and Young Engineer of the Year, respectively. The announcement comes as the firm kicks off Engineers Week, a week aimed at ensuring a diverse and well-educated future workforce by increasing interest in engineering and technology-related careers. Both DiPofi and Burtnett-Grigsby will be honored at the TSPE Engineer of the Year Ceremony held virtually on Thursday, February 24th at noon. Continue Reading →