PEDCO Is One of 75 Family and Private Businesses to be Recognized as Best in Class Posted on August 5, 2019January 29, 2021 by Kelly Blake Northern Kentucky – Cincinnati, Ohio – PEDCO is a Semi-Finalist for the 20th Annual Goering Center Family & Private Business Awards. PEDCO’s mission and legacy is to design spaces that combine function, beauty, and efficiency. In doing so, PEDCO positively affects our community and the countless people that will live and work in our spaces over the life of the buildings. As an engineering design company, PEDCO focuses on the individuals that will use the space, making client focused decisions that will have real, tactical impact on people’s daily lives. PEDCO’s commitment to excellence and client centered design has been the cornerstone of their 38- year success and partnerships with Fortune 500 companies like GE, P&G, and Fidelity Investments. By staying true to the company’s mission – Partnering with clients to take them beyond what they achieve alone – PEDCO is primed to excel and lead into the next 40 years. Mike Walsh, PEDCO CEO explains, “We are thrilled to be named a semi-finalist for this prestigious award and are grateful to the Goering Center for the important work they are doing for the business community.” As a semi-finalist, PEDCO will be further evaluated by an independent panel of judges who will be considering the legacy, leadership and culture development that distinguishes PEDCO from other Greater Cincinnati regional businesses. The 2019 Goering Center Family & Private Business Award winners will be announced at the awards gala this fall at the JACK Cincinnati Casino on September 10, 2019. This annual recognition program, in its 20th year, honors Greater Cincinnati regional businesses that exemplify the best in family and private business practices. Each year nearly 500 businesses are nominated for these awards and from those nominees, 75 semi-finalists are selected. ###### About Goering Center for Family & Private Business Established in 1989, the Goering Center for Family & Private Business serves more than 400 members, making it the country’s largest university based educational non-profit for family and private businesses. The Center’s mission is to nurture and educate family and private businesses to drive a vibrant economy. The Center’s affiliation with the University of Cincinnati and the University of Cincinnati’s Carl H. Lindner College of Business, provides access to a vast resource of business programming and expertise. Through this affiliation, Goering Center members receive real-world insights that enlighten, strengthen and prolong family and private business success.