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Friday, April 28, 2017
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Ghafari Climbs ENR “Top 500 Design Firms” List in 2017

Ghafari President + CEO Kouhaila Hammer
Ghafari President + CEO Kouhaila Hammer

For the 27th consecutive year, Ghafari was ranked among Engineering News-Record’s “Top 500 Design Firms”, moving up six spots from last year to break into the top 100. 

We were recognized on several lists in ENR, achieving the following rankings for 2017:

  • #100 – Top 500 Design Firms
  • #71 – Top Pure Designers
  • #46 – Top Designers in International Markets 
  • #4 – Top Design Firms in Manufacturing


Ghafari President + CEO Kouhaila Hammer was also quoted in the feature, discussing the impact of technology on the design process.

“Technology is changing everything,” she says. “A powerful, unifying force is found in ‘bridging mentorships’ – mentoring in both directions – between younger and older employees, which combines a strong technology culture with practical expertise.”

Access the complete “Top 500 Design Firms” story and rankings here.