Avinash Rachmale founded Lakeshore Engineering Services, Inc. in 1994 and serves as the company’s president and CEO. Under the direction of Avinash Rachmale, the company has grown from a one-man operation to a 300-employee company, offering a suite of engineering services including construction, technological, and environmental, to both public and private sector businesses.

Mr. Rachmale grew up in rural India with parents who encouraged learning and valued education. After receiving a bachelor of science degree in civil engineering from the Government Engineering College in Aurangbad, India, he continued his education with a master’s degree in environmental engineering from Wayne State University in Detroit, Michigan.

A successful entrepreneur, Mr. Rachmale was inducted into the Wayne State University Engineering School Hall of Fame in 2008. His additional honors include the US Small Business Association’s Business Person of the Year award and Wayne State University Distinguished Engineering Alumni Achievement award.

Avinash Rachmale and Lakeshore Engineering have been profiled in many newspaper and magazine articles and have also been featured on numerous radio and television programs.