Huron Consulting Group Named One of America’s Best Employers by Forbes for Second Consecutive Year

CHICAGO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#BestEmployers–Huron Consulting Group (NASDAQ: HURN), a leading provider of business
consulting services, today announced that it has been named one of Forbes’
America’s
Best Employers
in its 2016 ranking, for the second consecutive year.

“At Huron, our goal is to create a collaborative and entrepreneurial
environment where our employees have opportunities to grow
professionally and personally,” said James
H. Roth
, chief executive officer and president, Huron
Consulting Group
. “We are thrilled to be one of Forbes’ Best
Employers in America for the second year in a row. This award is a
recognition of our talented and passionate team and their dedication to
our clients, to the communities in which we live and work, and to the
strong culture of collaboration that is the heart of our success.”

Headquartered in Chicago, Huron has a worldwide workforce of nearly
3,000 professionals. Huron is a values-driven organization with a strong
emphasis on its culture. Offering many competitive benefits including
employee wellness and work/life balance programs, the Company’s ongoing
commitment to corporate social responsibility is facilitated through its
Huron Helping Hands program and the Diversity & Inclusion Council. Huron
Helping Hands
provides support through civic sponsorship, community
service projects, pro bono activities, and an employee matching gifts
program. Huron’s Diversity
& Inclusion
Council supports the needs of its growing employee
population through employee resource groups, collaboration with the
Human Resources team on policy development to support a diverse
workforce and corporate-wide educational efforts to ensure it is
fostering a welcoming and nurturing environment for all employees.

The Forbes
America’s Best Employers 2016 survey takes into consideration companies
in all industry sectors in the U.S. Forbes worked with Statista.com to
poll 30,000 U.S. employees anonymously online without the involvement of
their employer, asking them the names of organizations that they would
recommend. The ranking assesses the attitude of employees towards their
own company and public perception of a company by employees.

In addition to Forbes, Huron has consistently been recognized and
ranked as a top workplace and firm to work for over the past decade by Consulting
magazine. For more information about working at Huron, visit www.huroncareers.com.
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About Huron Consulting Group

Huron is a global professional services firm focused on assisting
clients with their most complex business issues by delivering
high-value, quality solutions to support their long-term strategic
objectives. Huron specializes in serving clients in the healthcare,
higher education, life sciences, and commercial sectors as these
organizations face significant transformational change and regulatory or
economic pressures in dynamic market environments. With its deep
industry and technical expertise, Huron provides advisory, consulting,
technology, and analytic solutions to deliver sustainable and measurable
results. Learn more at www.huronconsultinggroup.com.

Contacts

Huron Consulting Group
Jenna Nichols
312-880-5693
jnichols@huronconsultinggroup.com