Contact: Doug Rentz,, 419.628.4240
Date: June 26, 2019

Garmann/Miller Among Nation’s Best Firms to Work For
Full-service design firm places third in 50–99 employee category   

 MINSTER, Ohio – Garmann/Miller has achieved national recognition for being an outstanding workplace in the architecture, engineering and construction industry. The full-service design firm with offices in Minster and Columbus was named to the Zweig Group’s 2019 Best Firms to Work For list, which honors organizations for the ability to inspire their teams to perform at the highest levels and create an environment where people feel valued.

“Being named as a national Best Firm to Work For is a powerful statement,” said Zweig Group CEO Chad Clinehens. “With recruiting and retention being the No. 1 challenge for AEC firms, this award provides a great platform to promote culture and employee experience, offering these firms a strong competitive advantage.”

Eric Baltzell, CEO

Firms were evaluated on culture, workplace practices, benefits, retention rates, professional development and more from both a management and team perspective. Awards were given in multiple categories based on firm size and discipline; Garmann/Miller ranked third overall nationally in the 50-99 employee category.

“When you’re in a service industry, your team is the biggest asset you have,” Garmann/Miller CEO Eric Baltzell, PE, said. “It’s important for us to create an environment where our people want to be here and do great things.”

Winners will be honored at the 2019 Elevate AEC Conference in Las Vegas, Oct. 2–4. The complete list of winners can be accessed at

About Garmann/Miller: Garmann/Miller Architects-Engineers is an award-winning, full-service firm established in 1993 in Minster, Ohio, with a second office in Columbus. With 62 professionals across eight disciplines, GMAE creates a one-stop solution for building and renovation design projects. Visit and use #teamGMAE on social media to learn more.

About Zweig Group: Zweig Group is the leading research, publishing, and advisory services resource for firms in the architecture, engineering and construction industry. Headquartered in Fayetteville, Arkansas, the firm provides a comprehensive suite of products including industry reports and surveys, executive training and events. Visit for more information.

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