Broomfield, Colo., September 15, 2009 – MWH, the global wet infrastructure sector leader and provider of environmental engineering, construction and strategic consulting services, has been named Top Company by ColoradoBiz Magazine.
MWH was named Top Company in the services category, one of 11 categories where a Top Company was selected. Winners are recognized for sustained financial performance, operational excellence and community involvement. Thirty three finalists (three in each category) were selected after evaluation by Deloitte and a panel of business professionals and leading policy officials.
“MWH is proud to be honored with the Top Company award. Colorado is home to our global and regional headquarters, as well as nearly 600 of our 7,000 employees,” says Jim Kuiken, Senior Vice President, who accepted the award on behalf of the company. “We are especially proud that this award allows us to showcase our mission of Building a Better World through our commitment to excellent services in the wet infrastructure sector as well as the outstanding commitment our employees around the globe make to leave a positive, lasting impact on people and the planet through their volunteer efforts.”
MWH focused its nomination on the volunteer efforts of employees, as well as outstanding achievement in global knowledge sharing.
“The roster of Top Company awards finalists in this our 22nd year again reflects the quality of businesses operating at the forefront of our economy in Colorado,” says Bart Taylor, publisher of ColoradoBiz. “Even in what has become an historic economic downturn, businesses are finding a way to sustain profits, through operational excellence, innovation, and hard work. In such difficult times, it’s even more important to recognize the great work being done by business in our communities. This is at the core of the Top Company mission: recognizing the contributions of the people and firms making an impact in our communities through their success”.
MWH also received the award in 2006. The Top Company program is sponsored by ColoradoBiz Magazine, UMB and Deloitte.