Author Archives: Morrissey Goodale

About Morrissey Goodale

Morrissey Goodale is a management consulting and research firm specializing in the architecture, engineering, and environmental consulting industries; offering executive search, mergers & acquisitions, financial advisory, leadership training, and strategic planning services.

Marketing Director

FAYETTEVILLE, AR Job Description A proven leader in the civil engineering, land surveying and landscape architecture fields is seeking to hire a Director of Marketing to be responsible for the organization’s marketing activities and oversee the development and delivery of a fully integrated marketing strategy for the firm. 

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Vice President – Architectural & Engineering Services

GREATER BOSTON, MA Job Description This opportunity is within an privately held engineering consulting firm who is seeking to hire a talented individual to lead the activities of the firm’s national Architectural & Engineering (A&E) services and direct the development and execution of strategies and programs for achieving consistently high levels of client satisfaction, professional […]

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Here’s how the Tax Bill will Affect the A/E Industry

With the Republican-led tax bill headed to the President’s desk, The Wall Street Journal takes a closer look at how the overhaul affects homeowners, families, retirees, and business professionals.  Here are the highlights for the Architecture and Engineering industry: Pass-Through Entities Although owners of S corporations, partnerships, and other pass-through businesses are set to receive […]

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Jacobs Completes CH2M Acquisition

Jacobs (ENR #2) completes the acquisition of CH2M (ENR #3).    This marks another mega M&A deal in the AE industry in 2017.  In the first nine months of 2017, 10 deals involved a seller on Engineering News-Record’s (ENR) Top 500 Design Firms list. Other notable deals included Wood Group (ENR #28) acquiring Amec Foster Wheeler (ENR #7), New Mountain Partners […]

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US design firm deals down slightly through the first three quarters of 2017 compared to 2016; California most active state for M&A

Morrissey Goodale tracked 153 US deals in the first nine months of 2017, compared to 156 over the same period the previous year, representing a decrease of 1.9%. Deals reported in the first nine months of the year fell for the second year in a row; in 2015, the first nine months of the year […]

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