Biggins Lacy Shapiro & Company
Andy Shapiro leads Biggins Lacy Shapiro & Company’s new West Coast Practice Office in Walnut Creek, CA. BLS & Co. is a full-service site selection and incentives advisory firm with offices in key markets across the United States. In almost 30 years as a site selection consultant, he has advised clients in practically all industries and managed projects spanning headquarters, back offices, R&D, distribution center and manufacturing operations, among others.
Andy joined BLS & Co. in Princeton, NJ in 2001, having spent the prior decade with Deloitte, Fantus Consulting, and Moran Stahl & Boyer. Before entering the consulting profession, he managed zoning and permitting activities in Florida and Massachusetts for Public Storage and worked in various planning and economic development capacities for Fairfax County, Virginia.
Andy earned a B.A. and an M.S. in Urban Planning from The George Washington University. He is a founding member of the Site Selectors Guild and now sits on the Guild’s Board of Directors. Andy also is a frequent speaker and a media contributor on site selection and economic development topics.