Greater Westfield Chamber of Commerce



Westfield, Massachusetts – December 2, 2019 - Tighe & Bond, Inc., a northeastern leader in engineering and environmental consulting, has appointed Keri Drake as its Director of Marketing & Communications. Drake, who will be based out of the firm’s Worcester office, will manage the marketing and communications group and lead strategic marketing planning for the firm that will contribute to growth strategies consistent with Tighe & Bond’s continued expansion in the marketplace.

Drake has 20 years of experience as a marketing professional and senior manager in the architecture, landscape architecture, urban design, interior design, and engineering industries. Throughout her career in the A/E/C industry, she has led strategic marketing planning, and business development efforts for prominent Boston area firms.

"Keri’s demonstrated success as a results-driven marketer and her wealth of knowledge of the A/E/C industry will help us build upon and execute our expansion and client development strategies,” says Bob Belitz, President and CEO of Tighe & Bond. ”We are excited to have Keri join us and lead our marketing and communications group as they continue to showcase the firm as an innovative leader in the industry.”

She is a member of the Society for Marketing Professionals Services (SMPS), and her work has been recognized with several awards for her contributions to the marketing profession. She has been an Urban Land Institute Marketing Committee Co-Chair and aided women’s leadership initiatives for the organization.

Drake received a Bachelor of Science degree with a concentration in Marketing and Organizational Behavior from Boston College.


Tighe & Bond

Tighe & Bond, Inc. provides comprehensive engineering and environmental services to hundreds of public and private clients across the northeastern United States, with emphasis on the education, energy, government, healthcare, industrial, real estate, and water/wastewater markets. A staff of almost 400 work from nine offices located in Middletown and Shelton, Connecticut; Westwood, Pocasset, Worcester and Westfield, Massachusetts; Portsmouth, New Hampshire; Rhinebeck, New York; and Providence, Rhode Island.

An employee-owned firm, Tighe & Bond is invested in its clients’ successes. In business for over a century, the firm continues to evolve to keep pace with client needs. Vision, technical expertise, exceptional service, and strong client relationships have always been at its forefront.

Engineering News Record ranks Tighe & Bond a top 10 New England design firm, a top 500 national design firm, and a top 200 environmental firm. Building Design+Construction also ranks Tighe & Bond one of the top 60 engineering firms in the United States, and Zweig Group has recognized Tighe & Bond numerous times as a best engineering firm to work for in the United States.

For more information, please contact Marketing/Communications Specialist Regina Sibilia at 413-572-3273 or email at


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