Huron Consulting Group Named Fastest Growing Company in America by Entrepreneur Magazine
CHICAGO – May 25, 2005 – Huron Consulting Group (NASDAQ: HURN), a leading provider of financial and operational consulting services, was named the No. 1 company on Entrepreneur magazine’s 11th Annual Hot 100 for 2005. The list is comprised of the fastest-growing new businesses in America.
“The recognition by Entrepreneur magazine reflects the tremendous efforts of the people at Huron,” said Gary E. Holdren, chairman and chief executive officer, Huron Consulting Group. “Huron has seen remarkable growth since our founding three years ago. An entrepreneurial spirit has been the backbone of our success.”
Huron commenced operations in May 2002 with a core group of experienced financial and operational consultants. In less than three years, the company has doubled its headcount. In October 2004, Huron completed its initial public offering and became a publicly traded company on the NASDAQ National Market under the symbol “HURN”. The company marked its third anniversary on May 13, 2005.
Entrepreneur’s Hot 100 can be found in the magazine’s June issue and at www.entrepreneur.com/hot100. Earlier this month, Holdren was also named one of Consulting Magazine’s 2005 Top 25 Most Influential Consultants.
About Huron Consulting Group
Huron Consulting Group is an independent provider of financial and operational consulting services. Huron’s experienced and credentialed professionals apply their expertise in accounting, finance, economics, and operations to a wide variety of financially sound and distressed organizations, including Fortune 500 companies, medium-sized businesses, leading academic institutions, healthcare organizations, and the law firms that represent these various organizations. Learn more at www.huronconsultinggroup.com.
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