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BlackNLA - African American Los Angeles
Los Angeles, January 24, 2005 -Aldrica Lattimore began her career as a teacher, administrator and consultant for public and private educational and human services agencies in New York.As a teacher and administrator in New York, "I learned how to face tough challenges," said Aldrica Lattimore, President and CEO of Accurate Engineering and Integrated Construction Services, Inc., a family-based, general building and specialty construction company.
"The challenges I have faced have made me a better person and a better business woman - especially in a male-dominated industry."Accurate Engineering Integrated Construction Services, Inc.
has enjoyed unprecedented success, exemplified by its awards 2004 SBA Minority Business of the Year, 2003 Supplier of the Year, 2003 Family Owned Business of the Year, "Women Owned Small Business of the Year 2002" nomination, 2001 Construction Company of the Year and scholarship awards to University of Alaska
, Advanced Business Management sponsored by the SBA and Northwestern University
, Executive Business Management, sponsored by the National Minority Supplier Business Development Council
Lattimore attributes Accurate Engineering
's success to her
administrative and management skills acquired during seven years of teaching and then directing education and human service programs and most importantly, the support she
received from her
family, including brother Rodney Thompson, Operations Manager / Chief Estimator who has an extensive background and knowledge of the construction industry, and husband Steve Lattimore, Quality Control / Safety Manager whose skills are focused on construction quality control and safety.Aldrica
still maintains a home and a not-for-profit organization in New York and still plans to continue growing Accurate Engineering
, as well as pursuing her
dream of building a state-of-the-art childcare facility for disadvantaged children.
Accurate Engineering Integrated Construction Services, Inc.
"Aldrica [Accurate Engineering] is an excellent example of a business professional that understands that the workforce of the future is shaped by students and their educational and internship experiences offered by San Diego employers today.
The feedback from the students regarding their experiences at Accurate Engineering and their energy and excitement in continuing their training and education in engineering reflected what a great environment Accurate Engineering had set up for them and the strong mentoring they received.
The San Diego Community College District looks forward to working more with Aldrica and her company in the future.
[Aldrica Lattimore] is well respected by federal and local government agencies, private industry and within the construction community.
maintains a reputation of high quality standards, excellent customer service and integrity."
-Ken M. Clark - Small Business Services Coordinator, Southeast College Small Business Development & International Trade Center
"If anyone can get anything done its Aldrica Lattimore
President/CEO because she's
that kind of champion - Accurate Engineering
believes education is the key to success.
attention focused on education made her
and the company [Accurate Engineering] a Partner in Education.
As an advocate for public education the company [Accurate Engineering] creates programs and offers suggestions for supporting public schools.
participates in children's education promoting the community to be effective advocates for children and families in public education at the local, council, State and National levels.
The Children of Lafayette Elementary School."
has been a valued client at California Federal
Bank for some time... Aldrica has served as a role model to San Diego business community through her
relentless commitment to customer service and economic literacy.
has exhibited a passion for helping others as evidenced by her
partnership as a business mentor in the local school system.
[Aldrica Lattimore] unselfishly gives her
time and talent to act as an agent of change for tomorrow's youth.
Under the direction of Ms. Aldrica Lattimore, CEO and President, Accurate Engineering consist of highly qualified professionals.
consistently ensured that Accurate
delivered the type of solutions necessary to achieve our mission.
provided quality teams that were devoted to her
objectives of professionalism, customer service, and quality solutions.
staff were cooperative and professional throughout the entire acquisition process.
I have found Ms. Lattimore
staff to be of the highest level of integrity, honest, reliable, and totally qualified in all respects.
NAWBO- San Diego Members
Accurate Engineering ICS, Inc.
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- Women-Owned Small Business of the Year: Aldrica Lattimore, Accurate Engineering Integrated Construction Services.