ELYRIA, OH - For the fifth consecutive year, KS Associates has been named to The Golden 30: Growing Companies Demonstrating World-Class Performance. This annual competition, sponsored by The Morning Journal and Lorain County Community College (LCCC), recognizes the top 30 companies (15 established, 15 emerging) in Lorain, Erie and Huron counties. KS Associates ranked seventh among the established companies.

Golden 30 firms are selected based on average sales and employment growth, business excellence, and their contributions to the success of the region's economic climate. KS Associates reported an average sales increase of 14.5 percent and an average employee increase of 5.5 percent.

"I have to give the credit to our valued employees, who are relentless about working hard to help make our clients successful," said Lynn S. Miggins, P.E., president of KS Associates. "We've been a Golden 30 company for five years straight because we always look for new ways to provide the best quality civil engineering and surveying services to our clients, in the most professional, ethical manner."

Source: KS Associates, November 28, 2005