August 09, 2017

Accenture Acquires Marketing Agency Wire Stone to Deliver Connected Customer Experiences

NEW YORK; Aug. 9, 2017 Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has acquired Wire Stone , a US-based creative marketing agency that brings together technology and creativity to create better customer experiences and digital marketing solutions. The acquisition will strengthen the ability of Accenture Interactive to deliver data-driven creative and design end-to-end digital customer experiences that help brands stand out and stay relevant. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
August 09, 2017

Biometrics and Advanced Analytics Revolutionizing How Governments Address Data Security and Privacy, Accenture Report Finds

ARLINGTON, Va.; Aug. 9, 2017 – Biometrics and advanced analytics are helping to revolutionize the way governments and public service agencies are addressing data security and privacy concerns, according to a new report from Accenture (NYSE: ACN).
August 08, 2017

Accenture Acquires Concrete Solutions, Expanding Its Capabilities in Agile, DevOps, Mobility and Cloud Technologies

SÃO PAULO; Aug. 8, 2017 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has acquired Concrete Solutions , a Brazilian company that specializes in applying Lean and Agile software-development methodologies to develop cloud-based mobile solutions and web applications.
August 08, 2017

Accenture Completes Acquisition of Phase One, Bolsters Salesforce Capabilities and Innovation in the Cloud for Federal Market

ARLINGTON, VA; Aug. 8, 2017 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has completed its acquisition of Phase One Consulting Group, Inc., a privately held Alexandria, Virginia-based company specializing in modernization and digital transformation for the federal market.
August 07, 2017

Accenture Named a Leader by Everest Group for Automation in Application Development and Testing

NEW YORK; Aug. 7, 2017 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been positioned as a ‘Leader’ in the Everest Group Automation in IT Application Dev-Test PEAK Matrix™ Assessment for Solutions. This inaugural research report covers global automation capabilities and solutions in application development and testing services.
August 07, 2017

Pearson Launches All New Digital Customer Experience with Accenture Interactive

LONDON; Aug. 7, 2017 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN), together with Pearson, the world’s learning company, has created and launched a new digital customer experience which will simplify and improve the user experience for students, educators and job seekers looking to access Pearson’s learning materials and services.
August 04, 2017

Accenture Positioned as Overall Leader in Everest Group Business Process Services Delivery Automation Report

NEW YORK; Aug. 4, 2017 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been recognized as the overall Leader in the inaugural Everest Group PEAK Matrix™ for Business Process Services Delivery Automation Service Provider Landscape with Peak Matrix Assessment 2017 . Accenture is positioned ahead of all other competitors, in Market Impact for its market success, portfolio mix and value delivered, as well as in Vision and Capability based on its strategy, scale, technology, investments, implementation and integration, and engagement and commercial model.
August 03, 2017

Accenture Acquires Search Technologies to Expand Its Content Analytics and Enterprise Search Capabilities

NEW YORK; Aug. 3, 2017 Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has acquired Search Technologies, a Herndon, Virginia-based technology services firm specializing in the design, implementation and management of big data and search analytics. Search Technologies delivers enhanced content analytics capabilities that help clients better understand their business, customers and markets through the combination of transactional and contextual data. By applying artificial intelligence (AI) technologies like machine learning to this type of client data, Accenture can help generate new, more precise insights that drive improved business outcomes. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
August 03, 2017

Accenture Acquires Marketing and Sales Consultancy Brand Learning to Help Organizations Drive Growth Through Enhanced Customer Experiences

LONDON; August 3, 2017 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has acquired marketing and sales capability consultancy Brand Learning, to help organizations drive sustained customer led growth by enhancing their marketing, sales, HR and leadership capabilities. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
August 03, 2017

Accenture Hires 1,700 People in the UK

LONDON, Aug. 3 2017 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) will have hired approximately 1,700 people into its UK workforce during its FY17 fiscal year, which ends on August 31, 2017. The roles cover a broad spectrum of skills and offer opportunities to a range of candidates from experienced executives to apprentices and graduates.