Dewberry Honored for Special Achievement in GIS

Firm selected from more than 300,000 eligible candidates

Fairfax, VAJuly 27, 2017 – Esri, the global leader in spatial analytics, presented Dewberry, a privately held professional services firm, with its Special Achievement in GIS (SAG) Award on July 12, 2017, at its annual user conference in San Diego, California. Selected from more than 300,000 eligible candidates, the firm received the award for its innovative application of technology, data fusion, geospatial information visualization, and thought leadership with GIS technology.

"The SAG Awards provide a great opportunity to showcase all the outstanding achievements of our users," said Jack Dangermond, Esri founder and president. "The Special Achievement in GIS Award recognizes exemplary organizations implementing spatial analytics technology to change the world. Highlighting the good work of usersin industries ranging from commerce to governmentbenefits the entire GIS community, and that’s very valuable."

Dewberry was selected for its work with the U.S. Geological Survey, National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, Bureau of Land Management, and the state of Alaska. Senior Vice President Phil Thiel accepted the award from Dangermond. Its quite an honor to receive this award for something we love to dohelping our clients solve their most difficult problems.

About Dewberry
Dewberry is a leading, market-facing firm with a proven history of providing professional services to a wide variety of public- and private-sector clients. Recognized for combining unsurpassed commitment to client service with deep subject matter expertise, Dewberry is dedicated to solving clients most complex challenges and transforming their communities. Established in 1956, Dewberry is headquartered in Fairfax, Virginia, with more than 50 locations and 2,000+ professionals nationwide. To learn more, visit