Arlington County’s Grant Thornton office consolidation adds 348 more jobs
RICHMOND, Va. —Grant Thornton LLP, a leading U.S. professional-services firm, and Governor Terry McAuliffe, annouced it will invest $15.75 million to consolidate offices and grow its presence across the Northern Virginia region. The project will retain 994 jobs and create 348 new jobs. Check for Grant Thornton LLP jobs here.
Governor McAuliffe said, “The firm’s consolidation is a great testament to the business advantages of Arlington County and we are excited to announce that this project is, not only retaining nearly 1,000 jobs in Virginia, but also creating 348 additional jobs. This ensures the new Virginia economy is innovative, diverse, and competitive in the global marketplace.”
“I am thrilled we were able to help Grant Thornton find a new, state-of-the-art home in Arlington County that can meet the company’s growing needs as it consolidates locations and expands in the region,” said Secretary of Commerce and Trade Maurice Jones. “Grant Thornton will continue to benefit from the Commonwealth’s superior workforce and Northern Virginia’s best in class business environment, and I congratulate the company on this exciting new chapter.”
READ MORE of this story in Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe’s Press Release.