December 05, 2016

Accenture Teams with Code.org Through ‘Hour of Code’ to Inspire Students to Learn Coding, Develop Computer Science Skills to Prepare for the Digital Economy

NEW YORK; Dec. 5, 2016 – For the second straight year, Accenture (NYSE: ACN) is collaborating with Code.org to support Hour of Code, a global educational movement that reaches tens of millions of students through a one-hour introduction to computer science and computer programming. 
December 01, 2016

Accenture Names 647 New Managing Directors and Senior Managing Directors

NEW YORK; Dec. 1, 2016 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has named 647 people to managing director and senior managing director, including a record percentage of women.
December 01, 2016

Golden State Warriors and Accenture Team to Reimagine Audience Experience at Chase Center and Surrounding District

SAN FRANCISCO; Dec. 1, 2016 – The Golden State Warriors, GSW Arena LLC and Accenture (NYSE: ACN) announced today a multi-year partnership to reinvent the fan and community experience at Chase Center and the surrounding district. Accenture has been named the Official Technology Innovation Partner for the Warriors and will begin its relationship this season at Oracle Arena. Accenture will also be a Founding Partner of Chase Center, the state-of-the-art sports and entertainment complex to be built in San Francisco’s Mission Bay neighborhood, which is planned to open for the start of the 2019-20 NBA season.
November 23, 2016

Two Accenture Leaders Named Among Most Powerful Women in Canada by Women’s Executive Network

TORONTO; Nov. 23, 2016 – Two Accenture leaders have been named to the Women’s Executive Network 2016 Canada’s Most Powerful Women: Top 100 list. The Accenture leaders are: 
November 10, 2016

Accenture Named a Top 10 Company for Women in India

MUMBAI; Nov. 11, 2016 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been recognized in the Top 10 of the 100 Best Companies for Women in India list, which celebrates organizations that champion sustainable careers for women. The inaugural list was published by Working Mother and AVTAR.
November 07, 2016

Accenture Named to 2017 List of Canada's Top 100 Employers for Sixth Consecutive Year

TORONTO; Nov. 7, 2016 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been named one of Canada’s Top 100 Employers for the sixth consecutive year. The national competition determines which employers lead their industries in offering exceptional workplaces for their employees.
October 25, 2016

Six Accenture Leaders Named to the 2016 OUTstanding-Financial Times’ Leading LGBT and Ally Lists

NEW YORK; Oct. 25, 2016 – Accenture’s Sander van ’t Noordende, Andrew Wilson, Simon Eaves, Marty Rodgers, Ramsés Aldana and Rica Paras have been recognized by OUTstanding and the Financial Times as 2016 Leading LGBT and Ally Executives.
October 25, 2016

Accenture Announces Winners of ‘Innovation Jockeys’ Season Five

BENGALURU, India; Oct. 25, 2016 – Accenture, in partnership with Yahoo, announced the winners of the fifth season of #Innovation Jockeys, the hunt for India’s most ‘Innovative Minds’ at the Grand Finale round of the contest held in Bengaluru.
October 20, 2016

Women’s Share of U.S. Computing Workforce Declining, but Interventions Could Triple the Pipeline by 2025, According to Research from Accenture and Girls Who Code

NEW YORK; Oct. 20, 2016 – The share of women in the U.S. computing workforce will decline from 24 percent to 22 percent by 2025, according to new research from Accenture and Girls Who Code. But interventions to encourage girls to pursue a computer science education could triple the number of women in computing to 3.9 million, growing their share of technology jobs from 24 percent today to 39 percent in the same timeframe.
September 27, 2016

Accenture Named a Top 10 Company for Working Mothers

NEW YORK; Sept. 27, 2016 – Accenture (NYSE:ACN) has been named to the Top 10 on Working Mother’s 100 Best Companies list, which spotlights organizations leading in areas such as women’s advancement, inclusion and diversity and work-life programs.