Riverside, Calif. – March 3, 2016 – Stronghold Engineering Inc., a local MBE/WBE certified government, general contractor, announced today that company president, Beverly Bailey, has received one of the prestigious 2016 Enterprising Women of the Year Awards. Award winners must demonstrate they have fast-growth businesses, mentor, or actively support other women and girls involved in entrepreneurship and stand out as leaders in their communities. Many of the honorees also serve as leaders of the key organizations that support the growth of women’s entrepreneurship. “The recipients of the 2016 Enterprising Women of the Year Award represent an amazing group of women entrepreneurs from across the United States and as far away as China, Egypt, South Africa, Uganda, the United Kingdom and Portugal,” said Monica Smiley, Publisher/CEO of Enterprising Women. “We could not be more proud to recognize their accomplishments as CEOs of fast-growth companies, community leaders, and role models and mentors to other women and girls.” Honorees were recognized at the 14th Annual Enterprising Women of the Year Awards Celebration & Conference, Sunday, February 28 to Tuesday, March 1 at The Ritz-Carlton Coconut Grove in Miami, Florida. Ms. Bailey was chosen from hundreds of nominations due to her visionary approach to obtaining relevant and strategic markets where her firm can utilize their outstanding performance to easily maneuver into a profitable opportunity. In addition, Mrs. Bailey is actively involved in charitable and industry-related associations, receiving numerous accolades for her efforts in the community. About Stronghold Engineering, Inc. Stronghold is an awarding winning general contractor with a focused emphasis in government and public works construction. Ranked as one of the Top 500 Design Firms in the Nation by Engineering News Record (ENR), we have over 24 years of construction experience on a local, national, and international level. When you also consider that Stronghold is also ranked as one of the top Contractors in California by California Construction, the reputation of our ability to excellent projects is unequaled.