Gresham Smith Named a Best Place to Work in Birmingham for Second Year

August 26, 2021

Gresham Smith has been named one of Birmingham Business Journal’s 2021 Best Places to Work. Honored in the “medium” category, this marks the second year in a row the firm has earned this distinguished honor. Recognizing companies based on feedback from local employees when surveyed about the firm’s workplace policies and culture, communication, manager effectiveness, personal engagement, team dynamic and more.

“We’re proud to be recognized as one of Birmingham’s Best Places to Work for the second year in a row,” said Gresham Smith Chairman and CEO Al Pramuk. “Across our firm, we continually empower our employees, both personally and professionally, to ensure they can thrive not only as a Gresham Smith employee, but also as stewards of their community. Our firm is only as strong as our people, and thankfully our Birmingham office is full of sharp, down-to-earth people who love a good challenge. Our Birmingham office is an integral part of our firm’s practice and we’re honored to receive this recognition.”

Headquartered in Nashville, Tennessee, Gresham Smith has had a presence in Birmingham since 1979. Locally, the team specializes in providing architecture, engineering and interior design services for the firm’s Healthcare, Transportation, and Water + Environment clients, including UAB Medicine, Encompass Health Corporation, Blue Bell, Alabama Department of Transportation, City of Birmingham Water Works Board, and Jefferson County Department of Environmental Services. Active in civic and community groups, the firm proudly supports numerous local organizations including the United Way of Central Alabama.

This award is the latest addition to the firm’s growing list of workplace accolades. The firm has also been recognized this year as a top place to work by Louisville Business First, Nashville Business Journal, Atlanta Journal-Constitution, and Tampa Bay Business Journal