Chantilly, Va., Bowman Consulting has been named to The Zweig Letter's Hot Firm 2006 List and is being recognized as one of the fastest-growing design firms nationwide. The Zweig Letter Hot Firm Conference, sponsored by ZweigWhite, recognizes the fastest-growing companies in the areas of architecture, planning, engineering and environmental consulting.

"We are honored to be recognized once again as a leader in the engineering industry. We attribute our entrepreneurial spirit, focus and continued success to the dedication of all of our employees," said Robert Hickey, General Counsel and Chief Financial Officer of Bowman Consulting.

ZweigWhite is the nation's leading source of management consulting, information, and education for the design and construction industry. Their annual conference, held last week in San Francisco, CA, brings together leaders in the architecture, engineering and planning disciplines from around the country.

About Bowman Consulting:

Bowman Consulting is the fastest-growing engineering firm in the mid-Atlantic region. Headquartered just west of Washington, D.C. in Chantilly, Va., Bowman Consulting has nine regional offices and 300 employees.

Established in 1995, Bowman Consulting has attracted local and national recognition from ENR Magazine (Top 500 Design Firms), The Zweig Letter (The 100 Fastest-Growing U.S. A/E/P & Environmental Consulting Firms), Washington Business Journal (Fastest-Growing Companies in the Washington Region) and Inc. Magazine (Fastest-Growing Private Companies in the U.S.). In addition, Bowman Consulting has been recognized by the Virginia Chamber of Commerce as one of the 50 fastest-growing companies in Virginia for the past four years.

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Source: Bowman Consulting, November 2, 2006.