Richmond, VA (PRWEB) November 21, 2013
Timmons Group, an ENR 500 Design Firm and a leader in economic development, multi-discipline civil engineering, environmental, and geospatial solutions, announced today that Joe Hines, PE, MBA, Principal in Charge of the firm’s Economic Development Practice and a 2003 graduate of the Duke Fuqua School of Business, has been appointed to the Business School’s Alumni Council for a three-year term beginning October 2013 (2013-2016).
The Alumni Council is a representative group of worldwide alumni from The Fuqua School of Business who are charged with communicating the mission of the school, being ambassadors for both external and internal constituents, representing the interests of the Alumni and building the institution through their leadership.
“I am extremely honored to serve the Fuqua School of Business with such a distinguished group of fellow Alumni. I look forward to helping advance the mission of the Business School, especially as we expand our worldwide footprint and open a new China campus in 2014,” said Hines.
Hines has more than 23 years of experience in the planning, design and development of several economic development and infrastructure projects throughout the Southeast. His resume includes such projects as the Rolls-Royce Manufacturing Facility, Amazon.com Fulfillment Center and The Vitamin Shoppe Worldwide Distribution Center.
About Timmons Group
Timmons Group is a multi-disciplined engineering and technology firm recognized for nearly twenty years as one of Engineering News Record’s (ENR) Top 500 Design Firms in the country. The firm provides Economic Development, civil engineering, environmental, GIS/geospatial technology, landscape architecture and surveying services to a diverse client base. Headquartered in Richmond, Virginia, Timmons Group has regional offices throughout Virginia and North Carolina. For more information, visit http://www.timmons.com.