Inc. Magazine Recognizes Edifice With 2016 National And Regional Rankings

Inc. Magazine recently unveiled it’s 35th Annual List of America’s Fastest-Growing Private Companies—the Inc. 5000. Edifice is honored to be to be included in this list at #342, and be ranked among the top 10% for the second year in a row. In addition to the national ranking, Edifice was named at #20 on the list of Top Government Services Companies, #25 among Top Washington DC companies and #8 on the list of Top Maryland companies with sales growth of 1,121%.

The Inc. Magazine list represents a comprehensive look at the most important segment of the economy—America’s independent entrepreneurs. Companies such as Yelp, Pandora, Timberland, Dell, Domino’s Pizza, LinkedIn, Zillow, and many other well-known names gained early exposure as members of the Inc. 5000. The average company on the list achieved a mind-boggling three-year growth of 490%. The Inc. 5000’s aggregate revenue is $205 billion, generating 647,000 jobs over the past three years. Complete results of the Inc. 5000, including company profiles and an interactive database that can be sorted by industry, region, and other criteria, can be found at

Lisa London, Aia Joins Keynote Panel For University Of Maryland School Of Architecture Symposium

The University of Maryland School of Architecture, Planning & Preservation welcomed a distinguished panel for their recent symposium, “Women Leading Architecture.” This 2-day event focused on the stories of contemporary women leaders in the architecture profession, and featured five accomplished female leaders in the profession. Edifice CEO, Lisa London, was honored to be a part of the keynote panel to discuss their shared experiences and important moments which guided each of them towards leadership positions in both the profession and the community.

A graduate of the University of Maryland School of Architecture, Lisa London is a licensed architect with more than twenty-eight years of cross-disciplinary experience in sustainable design, new construction, renovation and historic preservation. Lisa founded Edifice, a Woman-Owned Small Business (WOSB) firm in 2006 to provide sustainable Design+Build and construction services in support of mission-critical work for clients in the Federal sector. Under her leadership, Edifice performs Design+Build for more than 26 Federal agencies in the civilian, defense and intelligence arenas.

Edifice Named To Inc. Magazine’s 2015 List Of Fastest-Growing Companies

Inc. Magazine has ranked Edifice Solutions at #214 on it’s 34th Annual List of America’s Fastest-Growing Private Companies – the Inc. 5000. This exclusive ranking recognizes firms with sustained growth across all market sectors and represents a cross-section of the American business community. Edifice was also named #19 among the ranking of the Fastest-Growing Women-Led companies.

“The story of this year’s Inc. 5000 is the story of great leadership. In an incredibly competitive business landscape, it takes something extraordinary to take your company to the top,” says Inc. President and Editor-In-Chief Eric Schurenberg. “You have to remember that the average company on the Inc. 5000 grew nearly six-fold since 2012. Business owners don’t achieve that kind of success by accident.”

For more information on the annual Inc. 5000 rankings, including company profiles and an interactive database that can be sorted by industry, region, and other criteria, visit:

Community Involvement


Edifice supports a number of charitable causes, with a focus on serving veterans of the U.S. armed forces, and at-risk youth in the greater D.C. metropolitan area. The company is especially proud of its ongoing commitments to the following organizations:

Wreaths Across America: Remember, Honor, Teach
Remember the fallen. Honor those who serve. Teach future generations about the sacrifices made to preserve our freedoms.

Every year, Edifice employees remember and honor our veterans, by joining over 1,000,000 citizens nationwide to purchase wreaths and participate in the Wreath Laying Ceremony at Arlington National Cemetery. The Edifice team donates wreaths annually to honor our service men and women and their families.