Company: Hampton, Lenzini & Renwick Inc.
Location: Elgin, Illinois
Industry: Services (B2B)
Annual revenue: $6,000,000
Number of employees: 55
A civil engineering firm with a tremendous reputation faced a major challenge: It had grown its business by repeat business and referrals, and now some of its best clients were beginning to retire. The company was losing market share.
By implementing a "voice of the customer" survey and then creating marketing pieces using the words of satisfied customers, the company has given itself a more professional image. It has also increased the number of requests for proposals (RFPs) it attracts, as well as its success rate on those RFPs.
Hampton, Lenzini & Renwick Inc. (HLR) is a civil engineering firm with an established reputation in its market. It had many satisfied customers who were strong advocates of the firm, but the company had no structure in place to harness those advocates.