KS Associates Wins Weatherhead 100

KS Reports Sales Growth of More than 104 Percent

ELYRIA, OH — KS Associates has been named to the Weatherhead 100, an annual competition sponsored by the Weatherhead School of Management at Case Western Reserve University. This prestigious award recognizes and honors Northeast Ohio’s fastest-growing companies and is a highly regarded designation throughout the business community.
Winners were objectively chosen based on five-year sales growth from 1999 to 2003 and must have employed a minimum of 16 full-time employees in 2003. KS Associates ranked #54 and reported a five-year sales growth of more than 104 percent. The firm has grown from a 34-person firm in 1999 to 56 full-time employees in 2004.

“KS Associates attributes our growth to clients who repeatedly turn to us for quality surveying, land development and civil engineering services. Currently more than 90 percent of our business comes from repeat clients who know that we will turn their projects around quickly without sacrificing quality. Everything we do is with our clients’ best interests in mind,” said Lynn S. Miggins, P.E., president of KS Associates. “The dedication of our employees and their knowledge of the markets we serve are also major success factors.”

About KS Associates
KS Associates is a rapidly growing civil engineering and land surveying firm serving public and private sector clients in Ohio. The firm provides land survey and mapping services; design, bidding and construction administration of public infrastructure and transportation projects; and development services for residential, commercial and institutional projects. Founded in 1987, KS Associates employs a team of 56 professionals and is located in the Great Lakes Technology Park in Elyria, Ohio.