SFL + a Architects Wins Triangle Business Journal’s 2007 Fast 50 Award

Raleigh, NC, December 11, 2007 --(PR.com)-- Robbie Ferris, president and CEO of SFL + a Architects, a firm designed to provide state-of-the-art architectural solutions to educational institutions, has announced that the company has won the Triangle Business Journal’s 2007 Fast 50 Award. The Fast 50 Award recognizes the fastest-growing privately-held companies in the Triangle. The survey, evaluated by PricewaterhouseCoopers, LLP, ranked companies based on their revenues and percentage of growth over a three-year period. SFL + a was honored at an awards ceremony on Nov. 1 at the Embassy Suites in Cary.

With offices in Raleigh, Charlotte and Fayetteville, SFL + a Architects has a growing staff base that currently boasts nine registered architects, 13 intern architects and 55 total employees. The firm has educational projects in progress in 30 school systems throughout North Carolina, including two high schools in Watauga County, two high schools in Greensboro, and schools in Wake, Harnett and Onslow Counties. This is the first year that SFL + a has been recognized with the award.

“It is an honor to be recognized with the Triangle Business Journal’s Fast 50 Award for our first time,” said Ferris. “Our community is embracing SFL + a’s mission to create innovative, sustainable solutions for our future, and we are pleased by the support.”

About SFL + a Architects:
SFL + a Architects is a firm designed to provide state-of-the-art architectural solutions to educational institutions. Created in 1982, the company has emerged as one of the most highly regarded architectural firms in the Southeast, offering expert services in architectural planning, design, construction, land planning and interior design. The firm has offices located in Raleigh, Fayetteville and Charlotte, N.C. The sister company of SFL + a Architects is Firstfloor K-12 Solutions, LLC, a North Carolina development company pioneering public-private partnerships to develop educational facilities. The company is comprised of talented professionals, each possessing 15-20 years of experience in banking, finance, construction and property management. For more information, visit www.sfla.biz.

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