Update From ACEC Leadership Development Series

Posted by on Apr 10, 2018 in Leadership, Uncategorized | No Comments
Update From ACEC Leadership Development Series

By: Tony Montanaro, P.E. I was selected to be Sain’s representative in this year’s ACEC Leadership Development Series. I am truly honored to join a group of folks from Architecture and Engineering firms from around the state of Alabama, as we dig into what it means to lead in an A&E firm. It’s a great […]

GRITS Is More Than A Comfort Food

Posted by on Jan 23, 2018 in Transportation, Uncategorized | No Comments
GRITS Is More Than A Comfort Food

By: Diane Hammonds, PE, PTOE | LA Branch Manager   The Gulf Region Intelligent Transportation Society (GRITS) was founded in 2009 as a chapter of the Intelligent Transportation Society of America.  We are a chapter of ITS America that includes the geographic area of Mississippi, Louisiana and Alabama. Gulf Region ITS serves as a mechanism […]

ICSC RECon

Posted by on Jun 13, 2017 in Sain Associates News | No Comments
ICSC RECon

By: Joe Meads   I recently attended the 2017 annual ICSC RECon in Las Vegas, Nevada. With more than 37,000 attendees, RECon is the largest retail real estate convention in the world. RECon serves as a gathering place for professionals to network and make deals that will positively impact economic development in their area. I […]

Leadership St. Clair County (LSCC)

Posted by on May 23, 2017 in Community | No Comments
Leadership St. Clair County (LSCC)

By: Jennifer Brown, P.E., Project Manager Shortly after we got married, my husband and I moved to Springville, AL. As a relatively new resident of St. Clair County, I came across an interesting article in the St. Clair Times. The article was highlighting the 2016 graduating class of “Leadership St. Clair County”, a local program […]

ACEC Leadership Class

Posted by on Apr 4, 2017 in Leadership | One Comment
ACEC Leadership Class

By: Matt Stoops, Infrastructure Project Manager American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC) is a national organization, with state chapters that acts as the “voice” of America’s engineering industry. The ACEC of Alabama developed a leadership class in 2001 for engineering firms to be able to train their midlevel staff about the business side of engineering […]

Disney Magic Event

Posted by on Oct 11, 2016 in Community, Leadership | No Comments
Disney Magic Event

Posted by Nathan Currie A few Sain employees recently had the opportunity to attend an exciting event presented by the Vestavia Hills Chamber of Commerce. “Put a Little Disney Magic in your Organization” featured professional speaker and trainer Pete Blank, a former Disney University leader. Speaking from his experience at Disney, Pete shared insight into […]

First Sain Associates Leadership Retreat Pays Big Dividends

Posted by on May 13, 2014 in Leadership, Sain Associates News | One Comment
First Sain Associates Leadership Retreat Pays Big Dividends

Sain Associates officers and team leaders were part of our first Leadership Retreat on May 2 and 3 at the Alabama 4-H Center in Columbiana, Alabama. We’ve been doing strategic planning retreats for years, but have never done a retreat focused solely on team building and leadership development within our senior management group. We began […]