PwC US Tracks Shift in Consumer Attitudes Towards Brands; Sees 47 Percent Attrition Rate in Brand Leadership Since 1999

Wednesday, November 18, 2015

Between 1999 and 2014, 47 percent of brands fell off the top 100 “leader brands,” according to a PwC US study. The number jumps even higher to 72 percent when the leader brand set is expanded to include product brands.

Health Sector Transformation Requires a Primary Care Makeover, According to PwC’s Health Research Institute

Wednesday, November 18, 2015

In the New Health Economy, primary care is likely to make a comeback -- with a newfangled twist, according to a new report from PwC’s Health Research Institute (HRI). Technology, consumer-friendly new entrants and care teams that rely less on a single physician are leading the way to a reimagined primary care system, poised to deliver better value to today’s demanding purchasers.

PwC Announces New US Private Company Services Leader

Tuesday, November 17, 2015

For nearly a decade, PwC US has brought its full suite of services – audit and assurance, tax and advisory – to private companies across industries and at varying sizes from multinational to emerging. Today, PwC announces a new chapter in its history serving private companies, their owners and high net-worth individuals, appointing Shawn Panson as its US Private Company Services (PCS) Leader.

Advertising Age names PwC’s Experience Center One of the 10 Best Places to Work in Advertising & Media

Monday, November 16, 2015

PwC’s Digital Services Experience Center has ranked #6 overall in Advertising Age’s 2015-2016 50 Best Places to Work in Advertising & Media survey, released November 16, 2015. PwC’s Digital Services Experience Center achieved its ranking based on criteria such as hiring practices, benefits packages, salaries, office perks, workplace environment and design. Over 20,000 people were surveyed as part of the selection process.

Consulting Magazine Honors Carina Markel With Professional Services Award

Thursday, November 12, 2015

Carina Markel, Chicago-based Deals Partner, helps clients successfully execute complex deals, primarily Spin-offs, Divestitures, Initial Public Offerings, Publicly Traded Partnerships, and Mergers and Acquisitions.

Cavs and PwC to Plant 100 Trees at two Akron -Area Elementary Schools as Part of “Trees for Threes” Program

Thursday, November 12, 2015

Northeast Ohio will be a little greener in the future thanks to the Cleveland Cavaliers and PwC and their “Trees for Threes” program. With trees donated by The Davey Tree Expert Co., the two organizations pledged to plant one tree for every three-pointer made by the Cavs over the course of the team’s 41 regular season home games in 2014-15 – resulting in 422 total trees being planted in Cleveland and Akron.

The PwC Charitable Foundation, Inc. Commits New Funding to Further Support Veterans; PwC US Names Newly Created Veterans Advocacy and Recruiting Leader

Wednesday, November 11, 2015

Today, The PwC Charitable Foundation, Inc. announced a new grant to support veterans with a $1 million commitment to the Four Block Foundation, non-profit organization helping veterans find meaningful careers through transition support, rehabilitation services, and professional development.

Average daily rate growth continues to lag expectations, despite peak occupancy levels, says PwC US

Tuesday, November 10, 2015

An updated lodging forecast released today by PwC US expects revenue per available room (“RevPAR”) growth in 2015 to be driven more by occupancy than previously expected, as average daily rate (“ADR”) growth continues to look for a firm footing.

Connecticut Insurers See Disruption as Opportunity, According to Industry Report from PwC US and Connecticut IFS Cluster

Wednesday, November 04, 2015

The Connecticut insurance sector continues to play a key role in the state’s economy and the global insurance landscape, as the industry faces more disruption than others*, according to the fourth installment in a series of insurance industry reports from PwC US and the Connecticut Insurance and Financial Services Cluster (CT IFS).