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Another successful MACo summer conference! Soltesz exhibited at this year's conference in Ocean City, MD at the Roland Convention Center from August 16th to August 18th. This conference attracted more than 2,000 of Maryland's leaders, legislators, state government officials, and commercial and nonprofit representatives.The event allowed Soltesz to be visible to everyone involved or related to state and local government.

Soltesz is prepared for the eclipse! There hasn't been a total solar eclipse across the United States since 1979! We watched history together at 2:45 pm in Rockville, MD.

As the second largest home builder in the nation, Lennar has a vast amount of experience developing and building communities that meet the needs of the homebuyers, surrounding residents, and government agencies across the United States. Lennar has been successfully building and selling new homes within the St. Charles community since 2004, but with this recent acquisition, will now also take over the role of owner and developer of substantially all of the remaining planned unit development. 

Roxana Roman, Managing Member/Chief Engineer in our DC office, volunteered on August 9, 2017 with ULI Washington at the Conway Health and Resource Center in Washington, DC. The Bellevue Back to School Bash is a community event that prepares Ward 8 students for a successful school year by providing free school supplies, as well as access to educational and wellness services. This combination of resources makes the Back to School Bash an essential event for families seeking to break the cycle of poverty through education.

Jim Soltesz, President & CEO of Soltesz, Inc. was invited to attend the Annual Labquest/FDA Science Technology Awards Event held at FDA in White Oak on August 2, 2017. Representatives from FDA, Congress and Montgomery County were on hand for this special annual event. Following the Science Awards presentation, Labquest, a major proponent for FDA and VIVA White Oak, held their meeting to receive a summary from Jonathan Genn of Global LifeSci Development Corporation regarding the VIVA project.

The unveiling of the staff kitchen refresh in the Rockville office was July 25, 2017. Staff enjoyed a continental breakfast to break in the new kitchen. This renovation was necessary to keep up with our growth at Soltesz headquarters and indicates the commitment of Soltesz to build on its success. Along with the renovation of the kitchen, Soltesz has made a significant investment in updating its systems in an effort to provide the best possible service to its clients. 

When we look back on the history of Soltesz, we find that different people contributed in prominent ways at various times. Dan Silvestri has steered Soltesz through times of great change from the early days of drawing by hand as a draftsman to utilizing top technology as Senior Designer II today. Over the past 34 years, he has experienced many defining moments and major developments at Soltesz.

As a thank you to all Soltesz staff, Jim Soltesz, CEO & President, provided lunch for all employees who worked on July 3, 2017. Soltesz employees' hard work and contributions are what makes Soltesz great!

Soltesz is a professional services engineering firm providing civil engineering, planning, surveying, and environmental services to public and private clients throughout the Washington Metropolitan Area. Founded in 1980, Soltesz is headquartered in Rockville, Maryland with six offices strategically located throughout Maryland and the District of Columbia.

Montgomery County Executive Isiah Leggett announced the launch of the County's new business portal. The launch took place on Thursday, June 29, 2017. Mr. Leggett was joined by members of the County Executive's Economic Advisory Group (CEEAG), chaired by Jim Soltesz, CEO & President of Soltesz, Inc. This initiative and regulatory reform was formulated by CEEAG to help all businesses in the County.

With an eye on the important issues affecting businesses in the Maryland Capital Area, over 200 policy makers, developers, architects, builders, and lawyers converged in Bethesda, Maryland at the Marriott on June 28, 2017.

The symposium, organized by Soltesz Inc. and Grossberg Company, LLP, uniquely brings together these constituents every year to share their progress, discuss roadblocks, and plot a course for continued growth.