April 27, 2015Accenture Helps Kia Motors Double Impact of Social Media Marketing at Less Than Half the Cost
SEOUL, Korea; Apr. 27, 2015 – Kia Motors has been working with Accenture (NYSE: ACN) to develop and execute a strategy to significantly increase the effectiveness of its social media marketing. The new strategy has raised the engagement of followers and influencers with the Kia brand and optimized Kia's social marketing spend – with results showing more than twice the level of positive interactions with followers at less than half (47 percent) the cost.
April 27, 2015Accenture and Entreculturas Equip 95,000 Youth across Latin America with Workplace Skills
MADRID; April 27, 2015 – For the last four years Accenture (NYSE: ACN) and Fundación Entreculturas have been partnering on a program that has equipped 95,000 disadvantaged youth across 10 Latin American countries with market-relevant skills to help them secure jobs.
April 27, 2015Accenture and Oracle Form New Business Group to Help Customers Achieve Digital Transformation Goals in the Cloud
NEW YORK and REDWOOD SHORES, Calif.; April 27, 2015 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) and Oracle (NYSE: ORCL) have launched a new business group to jointly help customers embrace the cloud to achieve their digital transformation goals. Through the group, Accenture and Oracle will deliver industry-specific solutions built on the Oracle Cloud to help clients realize the benefits of the cloud faster and with reduced risk. The Accenture Oracle Business Group brings together the leading technology, skills and experience from each company to offer businesses the ability to implement cloud solutions quicker and easier than previously possible.
April 27, 2015Accenture Expands Duck Creek Global Alliance Partner Program as Deloitte Consulting LLP Becomes Newest Property & Casualty Insurance Software Implementation Services Partner
CHICAGO; Apr 27, 2015 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has added Deloitte Consulting LLP as the newest member of the Accenture Duck Creek Global Alliance Partner Program. The exclusive program is comprised of 24 members across three partner categories – Delivery, Solution, and Technology – that play a key role in providing complementary software services and solutions to insurers of all sizes. As a delivery partner, Deloitte Consulting LLP now offers transformation implementation, systems integration, maintenance and upgrade services related to the Accenture Duck Creek Suite. This was announced at Accenture Duck Creek’s premier property and casualty (P&C) insurance software event, FORMATION15.
April 24, 2015CDP Extends Accenture Contract for Digital Strategy and Technology Services That Help Improve Environmental Performance of Companies and Cities
LONDON; Apr. 24, 2015 – CDP, formerly the Carbon Disclosure Project, has appointed Accenture as its Global Digital Partner in an agreement that extends the two organizations’ relationship which began in 2010. The new contract extends Accenture’s support for a further 12 months.