SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug 1, 2018--Mazzetti Inc., a global MEP engineering and technology consulting firm, and St. Louis-based William Tao & Associates (WTA), multi-disciplinary engineers serving nationwide clients, have merged. The merged company will retain the Mazzetti Inc. name.

“As our clients nationalize, they need expertise in close proximity to their many locations. WTA brings us expertise in the Midwest to better serve clients in this geographical location,” said Walt Vernon, Mazzetti CEO. “WTA also brings a similar employee-owned culture, complimenting that of Mazzetti’s. We highly prioritize cultural fit to ensure a thriving work environment, yielding better (more innovative) outcomes for our clients.”

Lisa Sombart, WTA CEO and President, will be a Mazzetti Principal and lead the St. Louis Team as part of the Mazzetti East Region.

The combined firm will have a staff of 206 and 11 locations: Irvine, Sacramento and San Francisco, Calif.; Denver, Colo.; Atlanta, Georgia; St. Louis, Missouri.; Portland, Ore.; Nashville, Tenn.; Dallas, Texas; Seattle, Wash.; and Bengaluru, India.

“WTA is a recognized leader in innovative engineering and energy-efficient building systems with a diverse award winning portfolio in healthcare, labs, and higher education,” said Sombart. “This merger will enhance our existing track record of quality, award winning design, while furthering our client reach.”

For more than 55 years, Mazzetti has consulted sophisticated nationwide clients in the planning, design, and operations for technologically advanced, energy-efficient facilities. The addition of WTA will enable Mazzetti to further this mission, particularly in the Midwest.

About Mazzetti

Mazzetti’s vision is to make the world a better place by creating better environments. Mazzetti provides world-class MEP engineering and technology consulting, tackling complex, energy-intensive buildings, specializing in Healthcare.

As an employee-owned Benefit Corporation with over 55 years of service in the industry, Mazzetti’s positive impact spans 20 countries around the globe. Through the firm’s unique vision, Mazzetti delivers technologically advanced buildings rooted in local culture, climate and economy.

About William Tao & Associates

William Tao & Associates (WTA) is an employee-owned, multi-disciplinary engineering firm committed to innovative solutions and high performing energy-efficient buildings.

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