Scotch on the Rocks

Eavesdroplet, International, Ticker
Monday, October 15, 2012
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RMJM may have been pushed into a corner financially over the last few years, but the firm is coming out swinging, with talking points that channel the British Bulldog himself, Winston Churchill. In a recent interview with Forbes.com, RMJM CEO Peter Morrison counts Churchill’s famous “We shall never surrender” speech as a source of inspiration and has taken to referring to the firm’s offices as “the War Rooms.” When asked about his goals, Morrison said, “Success, at all costs. We have sacrificed much, invested heavily, and we now find ourselves in a strong position post-recession with a global platform poised to support clients in all corners of the Earth.” If the RMJM outlook doesn’t improve, we wouldn’t be surprised if the Scottish management takes it up a notch by donning blue and white face paint, Braveheart-style.

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One Response to “Scotch on the Rocks”

  1. Mary M. says:

    These guys have gotten a bad rap over the last year or so – sometimes justified and sometimes blown out of proportion. They have some very talented architects and they’ve got some nice projects in the hopper so things may be turning around sooner rather than later.

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