NewGround Earns St. Louis Business Journal’s Top 150+ Nomination

Design firm once again receives recognition as a top privately held company

CHESTERFIELD, Mo., May 24, 2019–NewGround, a St. Louis-based innovative architecture, design, and delivery firm is proud to announce that it once again made the St. Louis Business Journal’s Top 150+ Privately Held Companies list.

With over 100 years of experience serving the financial services industry, NewGround is one of the premier design-delivery firms in the United States and Canada. The company has been nominated for the St. Louis Business Journal’s Top 150+ Privately Help Companies list for several consecutive years and has won many awards for its innovative designs.

In 2018, NewGround took a strategic direction to expand its service offering to now include expanded strategy, design only, and project management services. This complements the company’s traditional design-delivery offerings.

With a revenue growth of over 9.5%, NewGround’s 2018 revenue reached $115 million. The company added four jobs in 2018. For the future, approximately 10 positions will be added across the nation in 2019, with the St. Louis office gaining approximately five positions.

NewGround looks forward to the future with many growth opportunities. The company continues to transform legacy branches into relevant banking centers and focuses on designing workplace strategies for corporate headquarters, a crucial component in serving financial services consumers who wish to integrate digital channels.

“We are honored to once again get recognition from the St. Louis Business Journal as one of the local Top 150+ privately-held companies,” said President and CEO Kevin Blair. “The implementation of our strategic focus, along with the hard work of our financial services experts, is allowing us to open up our service offerings for our clients and providing opportunities for growth in our markets.”

Read more at the St. Louis Business Journal.


About NewGround

NewGround is the industry thought-leader in strategy, innovative design, and project management, and has been for over 100 years. We help financial institutions master the power of their space to create the next generation workplace and retail solutions. At NewGround, we are driven by our core values of: Serving Others, Excellence, Innovation, Collaboration, and Communication. Headquartered in St. Louis, Missouri, NewGround maintains corporate offices in Chicago, Illinois, Honolulu, Hawaii, and Waterloo, Ontario, with a regional presence throughout the U.S. For more information, visit NewGround at


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