NewGround Nominated as St. Louis Top 150 Privately Held Company

Firm climbs in rank from previous years

CHESTERFIELD, Mo., September 23, 2020–NewGround, a St. Louis-based innovative architecture, design, and project management firm, is proud to announce that it once again made the St. Louis Business Journal’s Top 150 Privately Held Companies listing, this time climbing in rank to claim the 120 spot.

With over 100 years of experience serving the financial services industry, NewGround is the leading firm serving clients across 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 from coast to coast.

In late 2019, NewGround refreshed the brand and market positioning to now target financial, retail, and hospitality sectors through strategy, design, project management, environmental design, and change management services.

With $106 million in revenue growth in 2019, the company also launched Studio One25, NewGround’s specialized, fast-moving creative retail design team that brings a new attitude to the design world through retail communications, environmental graphics, architecture, and interior design.

“We are honored to once again receive recognition from the St. Louis Business Journal as one of the local Top 150 privately-held companies,” said NewGround President and CEO Kevin Blair. “The repositioning of our brand, along with the hard work of our financial services and retail experts, is allowing us to expand our service offerings for our clients and provide opportunities for growth in our markets.”

To view the complete Top 150 Listing, visit St. Louis Business Journal’s website.

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: Service, 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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