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Engineering News-Record to Honor Construction Industry's Top 25 Newsmakers at Award of Excellence Gala, April 3 in New York

NEW YORK, March 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Engineering News-Record (http://enr.construction.com/), McGraw Hill Construction's industry-leading information source, will present its 49th annual Award of Excellence Gala on April 3, 2014 at the Marriott Marquis Times Square in New York City.  The black-tie awards gala will honor ENR's Top 25 Newsmakers for their innovations and achievements, for giving back to the construction industry and the public, and for going beyond their day-to-day jobs.  At the event, one ENR Newsmaker will win the event's highest honor, the Award of Excellence, and will be the subject of a cover story in the April 7 issue of ENR.

This year's Top 25 Newsmakers, featured on the ENR website at http://enr.construction.com/people/awards/2014/0127-The-Top-25-Newsmakers.asp, include:

Michael Adlerstein
Alan Barnhart
Louis P. Brais
Daniel D. Christian
Jim Crites
Mike Current
Ronald F. Dellaria
Benton Johnson
Roger A. Johnson
Johannes de Jong
John Keung
Mark Klusza
Max Kuney IV
Carl Mack
K.N. Murthy
Col. Paul E. Owen
Ananth Prasad
Tim Rhyne
Steve Selkowitz
Bala Sivakumar
Debra Sterling
Steven G. Swant
Cristina Tzintzun
William A. Wallace
Phillip A. Washington

Sponsors of the 49th Annual Award of Excellence include AECOM, The Associated General Contractors of America, American Society of Civil Engineers, CMAA, CMiC, FIGG Engineering Group, HDR Inc., Hill International, and Parsons Corporation.  For more information on attending or sponsoring the ENR Award of Excellence Gala, visit http://www.AOE2014.com or call 866-727-3820. On Twitter, follow @mhconstruction, #ENRaoe.

For more McGraw Hill Construction events, visit http://construction.com/events.

About McGraw Hill Construction: McGraw Hill Construction provides essential data, news, insights, and intelligence to better inform construction professionals' decisions and strengthen their market position. McGraw Hill Construction's data, analytics, and media businesses – Dodge, Sweets, Architectural Record, and Engineering News-Record – create opportunities for owners, architects, engineers, contractors, building product manufacturers, and distributors to strengthen their market position, size their markets, prioritize prospects, and target and build relationships that will win more business. McGraw Hill Construction serves more than one million customers through its trends and forecasts, industry news, and leading platform of construction data, benchmarks, and analytics, including Dodge MarketShare™, Dodge BuildShare® and Dodge SpecShare®. Construction data is available for North American and global markets.  To learn more, visit www.construction.com.

About McGraw Hill Financial: McGraw Hill Financial (NYSE: MHFI) is a leading financial intelligence company providing the global capital and commodity markets with independent benchmarks, credit ratings, portfolio and enterprise risk solutions, and analytics. The Company's iconic brands include: Standard & Poor's Ratings Services, S&P Capital IQ, S&P Dow Jones Indices, Platts, CRISIL, J.D. Power, and McGraw Hill Construction. The Company has approximately 17,000 employees in 27 countries. Additional information is available at www.mhfi.com.

Media Contact: Kathy Malangone, Senior Director, Marketing Communications, McGraw Hill Construction, +1 212-904-4376, [email protected]

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