In The News

North Wind Names Employee and Manager of the Year

Jan 5, 2012

North Wind Group President Sylvia Medina announced the winners of the company’s 2011 employees and managers of the year awards: President’s Award – Kim Kearney, President, North Wind Services, Idaho Manager of the Year – Aran Armstrong, Manager, White Sands Missile Range, New Mexico Employee of the Year –...

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North Wind’s Diversification Drives Growth

Dec 29, 2011

(Idaho Falls, Idaho) North Wind Group has done well despite the recession – and anticipates big growth in 2012 – by predicting which way the wind will blow. That means this once environmental services-only firm is now much more – adding new sectors of business by evaluating growth trends....

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North Wind’s Sylvia Medina Receives Women of the Year Award

Dec 28, 2011

The Idaho Business Review recently named Sylvia Medina one of the 2012 Women of the Year. For seven consecutive years, the magazine has recognized women from public, private, and charitable business sectors in Idaho. According to the Idaho Business Review, this year’s 50 honorees were selected from more than...

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Waste Retrieval Project Completed Ahead of Schedule

Dec 12, 2011

Cleanup at the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Idaho Site took another big step forward with the recently completed construction of the Pit 10 West Accelerated Retrieval Project (ARP) VII building and ancillary facilities. Construction of these facilities will enable waste retrieval to commence in Pit 10 West, within...

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North Wind Joins the Second Annual Small Business Saturday to Support Small Business

Nov 17, 2011

Aims to Unite and Inspire Consumers to Shop Small on November 26, 2011 Idaho Falls, ID – November 17, 2011 – The North Wind Group is supporting the second annual Small Business Saturday on November 26, 2011. Small Business Saturday is a day for dedicating a portion of holiday...

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North Wind Forms Construction Company

Oct 13, 2011

North Wind Group, one of the nation’s leading small businesses, has launched a new subsidiary, North Wind Construction Services, LLC. Based in northern Idaho, the new company provides heavy civil construction services with an emphasis on environmental remediation and reclamation. A primary focus for the company is providing construction...

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North Wind CEO Provides Keynote at Business Symposium

Oct 6, 2011

Sylvia Medina, North Wind President and CEO, provided the keynote address at the 2011 Working Women’s Business Symposium. Medina discussed her path to business success, highlighting the importance of family, education, mentors and commitment, and the ability to balance all of them. The annual symposium is organized by the...

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Idaho Small Business to Support Silver Valley Cleanup

Aug 30, 2011

Idaho-based North Wind, Inc. was recently selected by the Coeur d’Alene Trust to provide design and engineering services for environmental cleanup actions in the Upper Basin of the Coeur d’Alene River in North Idaho. Three companies – North Wind, CDM and HDR – were selected from a large field...

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North Wind Recognized Nationally

Aug 25, 2011

North Wind Group was recently recognized in two national publications: Engineering News Record (ENR) and Inc. magazine. ENR named North Wind as a top environmental firm, ranking the company at Number 90 in its annual list of the 200 top environmental firms. This is the third consecutive year that...

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