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GPD Group

Becky McAdams, Retail/Commercial Practice Leader
520 S. Main St., Ste. 2531 
Akron, OH 44311 

Telephone: (330) 572-2100 
Fax: (330) 572-2101

2011 Total Annual Billings: $47,891,112
2011 Retail Design Billings: $8,319,608
2011 Retail Square Footage: 2,507,000

Year Established: 1961 

Number of Employees: 320

New Stores: 190
Renovated Stores: 109
Other Projects: 284 fixture surveys, peer reviews, value engineering, prototype documentation, structural analysis

Services Provided:
Architecture, store design/planning, project management, document/roll-out coordination, construction management

Big Box/Warehouse Stores/Discount/Mass Merchandise Stores: 10%
Restaurant/Food Service: 40%
Apparel Specialty Stores: 5%
Non-Apparel Specialty Stores: 30%
Other: 10% financial institutions

Leading Retail Clients: McDonald's, YUM! Brands Inc., Jo-Ann Fabrics and Crafts, Bridgestone/Firestone, PNC Bank, Sports Authority, Ruby Tuesday's, Ignite Restaurants, Burlington Coat Factory

Green Projects: Taco Bell, Middletown, Ohio; PNC Bank projects throughout Ohio, Mich., Ind. and Ill.

Most Exciting Project of 2011: McDonald's Ohio Region Program Management for various rebuilds and remodels

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