DANVERS, MA -- William A. Berry & Son, Inc., one of the region’s largest construction management firms, has been honored by the Boston Business Journal as one of the region’s fastest growing private companies in the publication’s third annual Pacesetters awards. Berry ranked 25th on this year’s list, up from 28 in 2008 and 59th the previous year. Berry has achieved 39 percent growth over the past three years. Berry is one of only 12 companies that “three-peated” in the survey -- ranking among the fastest-growing firms for the past three years.
“The Pacesetters help raise the profile of rapidly growing companies,” said Peter Campot, CEO of William A. Berry and Son. “We are very proud to be recognized among some of the region’s most successful private firms.”
Berry was honored for its achievement at the Boston Business Journal’s Pacesetters Award breakfast, April 17 at the Sheraton Boston Hotel. During a panel discussion, executives from the fastest growing private companies shared their ideas on what made them successful and what they hope to achieve in the future. The Pacesetter is an annual award that recognizes the area’s fastest growing private companies ranked by revenue growth. Berry was the 6th largest company among the 2009 Pacesetters.
Founded in 1857, William A. Berry & Son, Inc. is one of the nation’s oldest construction companies. A top-ranked construction management firm by such leading publications as ENR and Building Design & Construction, Berry has an impressive portfolio of institutional and corporate clients throughout New England, including Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Dartmouth College, Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and Vertex Pharmaceuticals, among others.
For more information about William A. Berry & Son, Inc., visit the company’s web site at www.berry.com  or call 978 774-1057.
CONTACT: Carol Savage