November 13, 2018

Accenture Opens Innovation Hub in Seattle, Adding 300 Jobs to City’s Tech Community

SEATTLE; Nov. 13, 2018 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) today opened a new innovation hub in the heart of Seattle’s business, financial and tech district. It is an immersive environment in which clients co-innovate with their Accenture teams to design solutions for the digital economy. 
November 09, 2018

Accenture Named to 2019 List of Canada’s Top Employers for Eighth Consecutive Year

TORONTO; Nov. 9, 2018 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been named one of Canada’s Top 100 Employers for the eighth consecutive year. The national competition determines which employers lead their industries in offering exceptional workplaces for their employees.
April 25, 2018

Accenture to Audiocast Investor & Analyst Conference Today

NEW YORK; April 25, 2018 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) will host a live audiocast of its Investor & Analyst Conference today, Wednesday, April 25 in New York City. The audiocast will feature remarks by Chairman & CEO Pierre Nanterme, Chief Financial Officer David Rowland and other members of the executive leadership team, and will focus on Accenture’s business strategy and unique leadership position in the market. 
April 23, 2018

Accenture to Audiocast Investor & Analyst Conference on Wednesday, April 25

NEW YORK; April 23, 2018 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) will host a live audiocast of its Investor & Analyst Conference on Wednesday, April 25 in New York City. The audiocast will feature remarks by Chairman & CEO Pierre Nanterme, Chief Financial Officer David Rowland and other members of the executive leadership team, and will focus on Accenture’s business strategy and unique leadership position in the market.
February 02, 2018

Accenture to Add 400 Technology Jobs in Minneapolis, Contributing to City’s Growing Tech Community

MINNEAPOLIS; Feb. 2, 2018 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) will add 400 highly skilled technology jobs in Minneapolis by the end of 2020, growing its workforce in the market by 25 percent.
September 25, 2017

Accenture Chief Marketing & Communications Officer Roxanne Taylor to Retire Aug. 31, 2018

NEW YORK; Sept. 25, 2017 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) today announced that Roxanne Taylor, chief marketing & communications officer, will retire from the company at the end of the fiscal year, Aug. 31, 2018. Amy Fuller will join Accenture from Deloitte, where she was senior managing director of global brand, and succeed Ms. Taylor as Accenture’s chief marketing & communications officer, effective Jan. 1, 2018. Ms. Fuller, who joins Accenture later this week, will be a member of the company’s Global Management Committee.
September 20, 2017

Accenture Plans Innovation Hub in Atlanta’s Technology Square, Adding 800 Technology Jobs

ATLANTA; Sept. 20, 2017 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) will open an Innovation Hub in Atlanta in 2018, more than doubling its footprint in Midtown’s Technology Square. The Innovation Hub will be a destination where Accenture people and clients can work side-by-side to ideate, rapidly prototype and launch solutions that meet the demands of today’s fast-changing digital world. 
August 02, 2017

Accenture to Build NYC Innovation Hub as Destination for Clients and Accenture People to Co-Create Industry Solutions for the Digital Economy

NEW YORK; Aug. 2, 2017 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) will expand its New York City Innovation Hub with a move to the brand-new Hudson Yards district in 2020.  The hub will be a destination for Accenture people and clients to ideate, rapidly prototype and launch transformative ideas that meet the demands of today’s fast-changing digital world. 
June 23, 2017

Accenture Reduces U.S. Pension Obligations by $1.6 Billion Through Previously Announced Plan Termination, Following Asset Transfer to AIG and MassMutual

NEW YORK; June 23, 2017 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has completed the termination of its U.S. Pension Plan (the “Plan”), which was previously announced in March 2016, by entering into agreements with American General Life Insurance Company (AGL) – a subsidiary of American International Group, Inc. (AIG) – and Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Co. (MassMutual). Under these agreements, the Plan has transferred pension assets to AGL and MassMutual to settle approximately $1.0 billion of outstanding pension obligations. The annuity settlement is part of Accenture’s three-step strategy to reduce its pension obligations, as follows:
May 17, 2017

Accenture Launches Virtual ‘Skills to Succeed Academy’ in Ireland to Equip 10,000 Young People with Job and Entrepreneurial Skills

DUBLIN; May 17, 2017 – Accenture today launched its ‘Skills to Succeed Academy’, which aims to equip 10,000 young people by helping them gain the skills to get a job or build a business. Launched in partnership with the Department of Social Protection, the Academy is a free, interactive online training programme, developed to give those aged 15-24 the skills and confidence to own their career development.