June 10, 2019

Accenture and Avanade Named to the Leaders Category in Worldwide Microsoft Implementation Services, According to IDC MarketScape Report

NEW YORK and SEATTLE; June 10, 2019 Accenture (NYSE: ACN) and Avanade have been jointly recognized by the IDC MarketScape as a leader in worldwide Microsoft implementation services, based on current capabilities and future strategies. 
June 05, 2019

Accenture Collaborates with Corteva Agriscience on Pilot Program to Bring Technology Skilling to Rural Iowa

JEFFERSON, Iowa; June 5, 2019 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) and Corteva Agriscience (NYSE: CTVA) announced today during a press conference with Iowa Governor Kim Reynolds, a collaboration bringing together non-profit groups, higher education organizations, and government leaders to help individuals and educators in Jefferson, Iowa, acquire technology skills while remaining in their rural communities.
June 05, 2019

C-Suite Must Engage an Emerging Powerful Group of Stakeholders with a New Approach to Leadership, Accenture Study Finds

NEW YORK; June 5, 2019 – An emerging supergroup of employees and consumers is adding intense pressure to already challenged C-suite leaders who are navigating tough economic, technological and geo-political environments — further threatening company growth, a new Accenture (NYSE: ACN) study finds. With nearly three-quarters of these powerful stakeholders believing they have the potential to destroy company value in the long term, the C-suite understands the need to respond.
June 05, 2019

Health Organizations are Embracing Emerging Technologies but Must Do More Amid Changing Consumer Expectations, Accenture Report Finds

CHICAGO; June 5, 2019 – A new report by Accenture has found that, as digital becomes increasingly more critical in all aspects of healthcare, organizations must master a new set of emerging digital technologies to deliver convenient and effective care.
June 05, 2019

Accenture, Faurecia and Affectiva Team to Develop the Car Cabin of the Future

PARIS; June 5, 2019 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN), Faurecia and Affectiva are collaborating to innovate driver safety and in-car infotainment for occupants. The “Connected Car Lab” is a digital product and service innovation facility that fits into a car to allow Faurecia, one of the world’s leading automotive technology companies, to ideate, test and develop applications and experiences for the car cabin of the future.
June 04, 2019

More than Half of Consumers Would Pay More for Sustainable Products Designed to Be Reused or Recycled, Accenture Survey Finds

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo.; June 4, 2019 – More than half of consumers said they would pay more for sustainable products designed to be reused or recycled, according to results of a survey from Accenture (NYSE: ACN).
June 04, 2019

Accenture Named ‘Partner of the Year’ by Pegasystems for Seventh Consecutive Year

NEW YORK; June 4, 2019 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) today announced it has received three 2019 Pega Partner Awards from Pegasystems Inc., including Partner of the Year for the seventh year in a row. The awards recognize Accenture’s essential role in delivering transformational business outcomes and client value from Pega solutions
June 03, 2019

Accenture Acquires BRIDGE Energy Group to Advance Utilities’ Agenda for the Grid of the Future

NEW YORK; June 3, 2019 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has acquired BRIDGE Energy Group (BRIDGE), a Boston-based consulting and systems integration firm that provides grid modernization, analytics and security services to utilities in North America. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
June 03, 2019

Accenture Names Joel Unruch General Counsel, Secretary and Chief Compliance Officer, Succeeding Chad Jerdee

NEW YORK; June 3, 2019 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has appointed Joel Unruch as general counsel, secretary and chief compliance officer. He succeeds Chad Jerdee, who is taking on a newly created role to lead Accenture’s global strategy and programs focused on responsible business, corporate sustainability and citizenship. These changes are effective September 1, 2019.
June 03, 2019

Accenture Teams with St. Louis Promise Zone to Launch New Program to Provide Technology Skilling and Job Placement for Mid-Career Workers

ST. LOUIS; June 3, 2019 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) and the St. Louis Promise Zone — a federal program that advances economic activity and career mobility in high-poverty areas — have launched a new program to help Promise Zone residents develop the skills they need to pursue the rapidly growing number of information technology (IT) jobs in the St. Louis area.