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Thursday, May 21, 2015

Technology Deals Return to Middle Market in 2015, According to PwC US

Following the record-breaking buying spree of 2014, the first quarter of 2015 is signaling a return to the middle market with technology deal volume remaining active amid the decline of both megadeals and deal values, according to PwC’s US Technology Deals Insights Q1. Strategic buyers led the way while private equity remained active on both the buy and sell side.

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

Hotel Occupancy Continues to Surprise in 2015 According to PwC US Average Daily Rate Growth Expected to Accelerate in 2016

An updated lodging forecast released today by PwC US expects another year of solid revenue per available room (“RevPAR”) growth in 2015, with a stronger-than-previously-expected increase in occupancy levels, offset by softer than anticipated growth in room rates.

Tuesday, May 19, 2015

PwC US Appoints Stan VanderToolen Managing Partner of the Salt Lake City Office

PwC US today announced the appointment of Stan VanderToolen as the new managing partner for the firm’s Salt Lake City office, effective immediately. In this role, VanderToolen will lead the firm’s growth efforts across all lines of services within PwC and continue to strengthen client, alumni and community relationships in the market. VanderToolen succeeds David Cook, who served in the role for three years.

Thursday, May 7, 2015

U.S. Oil & Gas Deal Activity Stalls in First Quarter of 2015 Due to Low Oil Price Environment, According to PwC US

Corporate Deals Surpass Asset Transactions for the First Time in Five Years

Thursday, May 7, 2015

Healthcare industry’s payment system needs structural change to meet demands of consumers, new PwC Health Research Institute report finds

Report provides roadmap for industry on how to satisfy consumers and compete in the shifting healthcare ecosystem

Tuesday, May 5, 2015

Strategic Investments Drive North American Power and Utilities Deal Activity in the First Quarter of 2015, According to PwC US

Total deal value increases 55 percent compared to the first quarter of 2014

Thursday, April 30, 2015

U.S. Retail & Consumer Deal Value Jumps 148 Percent during First Quarter 2015, According to PwC US

While Consumer Sentiment Hits 10-Year High, Core Retail Trade Sales Stagnate

Tuesday, April 28, 2015

Private Companies Remain Bullish about Growth Forecasts and Hiring, Despite Concerns over Skills Gap, PwC Survey Finds

• Six-of-seven private companies expect positive revenue growth in 2015—the most optimistic assessment since mid-2007.• Seventy-one percent of private companies voice optimism about the US economy—the highest level in nearly a decade.

Monday, April 27, 2015

PwC Appoints Mark Ross as Lake Erie Market Managing Partner

Ross Returns Home to Cleveland to Lead Lake Erie Practice

Friday, April 17, 2015

PwC Recognized with Two Rising Stars of the Profession Awards by Consulting Magazine

PwC US today announced two winners for Consulting magazine’s 2015 “Rising Stars of the Profession” award which recognizes talented individuals under the age of 35 for their outstanding contributions to the consulting profession.