Seattle, WA (PRWEB) June 20, 2013
Paladino and Company (Paladino), a pioneering sustainability and green building consulting firm, today announced strong growth driven by new customer wins and its expanded service offerings. In addition, independent analyst firm Verdantix named the company as one of the most prominent consulting firms in the U.S. sustainability consulting market in its new report, Green Quadrant Sustainability Consulting (US) 2013. Paladino is among the 16 consultancies recommended in the report, which provides heads of sustainability and other executives with a short-list of potential providers. Paladino is the only boutique consultancy specializing in green building to be included.
“We identified more than 50 U.S. consulting firms providing advice on sustainability; however, only one third met the rigorous criteria necessary to be included in our Green Quadrant report,” said David Metcalfe, CEO and founder, Verdantix. “Paladino’s reputation for helping its clients realize short-term benefits and plan for future risks is evidence of its wide-ranging expertise, proven methodologies and firm foothold in the green building market.”
From 2007 to 2012, Paladino averaged 21 percent year-over-year growth fueled by new clients. Walgreens, Hertz, Forest City Enterprises and Federal Realty Investment Trust are the most recent companies to select Paladino for a range of services, from corporate sustainability strategy to green portfolio program development and LEED certification management. These companies join the ranks of Verizon Wireless, PNC Financial Services Group, ConAgra Foods and FedEx as the Fortune 500 who have partnered with Paladino to successfully incorporate sustainability into their core business practices.
“Our clients can choose to work with any consultancy in the world. We are gratified that they have chosen to work with Paladino,” said Tom Paladino, CEO. “Organizations that own and operate large portfolios have great potential to realize business and environmental results through sustainability programs. We look forward to helping them achieve their goals.”
Paladino’s consistent growth, expanding client list and inclusion in the Green Quadrant® report, among consulting giants such as Deloitte, McKinsey and PwC, is a reflection of the company’s ability to adapt and deliver to the changing needs in the sustainability market. Buyers are demanding optimal business and technical skills and clear, measurable results. Over the past five years, the company has cemented its leadership by expanding its offerings, geographic footprint and expertise to serve all points in the real estate development process, from corporate level strategic planning to green portfolio program development and technical analysis and implementation.
For more information on the Green Quadrant Sustainability Consulting (US) 2013 report, visit http://www.verdantix.com.
About Paladino and Company
Paladino and Company, Inc. (paladinoandco.com) is an internationally recognized sustainability and green building consulting firm that helps organizations align business growth with the long term health and vitality of the planet. The firm’s specialized team of architects, engineers, and business analysts work collaboratively with building owners and their teams to create high performance buildings and companies, resulting in environmentally responsible development and reduced total cost of ownership.