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ALM’s Consulting Magazine Reveals the 2017 Rising Stars of the Profession

The 35 Under 35 Recipients to be Recognized at Gala Dinner April 27 in Chicago, IL

NEW YORK, March 17, 2017—ALM’s Consulting magazine unveiled its 2017 Rising Stars of the Profession, an annual list honoring 35 young up-and-comers in the consulting profession under the age of 35. This year’s honorees will be recognized by Consulting magazine at a gala awards dinner at the W Chicago City Center on Thursday, April 27, 2017.

Featured in the magazine’s March issue, this year’s special Rising Stars section included professionals from several of the industry’s top consulting firms, including: AlixPartners, A.T. Kearney, Booz Allen Hamilton, Cognizant, Deloitte, EY, IBM, KPMG, L.E.K. Consulting, Navigant, Protiviti, PwC, Sapient, Slalom and ZS, among others.

To see the full list of winners and read about their accomplishments, view the article from the March issue of Consulting here:

The Rising Stars of the Profession are recognized for excellence in the following areas: Leadership, Client Service, Strategy Consulting, Operations Management Consulting, Financial Consulting, IT Consulting, Energy, Financial Services, Healthcare, High Tech, Retail and Public Sector.

All 35 professionals included on the list have distinguished themselves in the profession through extraordinary achievements, among them including owning and running their own firms, launching new practices, increasing firm revenue and saving clients millions.

“We were blown away with the quality of candidates within the 200+ nominations we received. It is amazing what this generation of consultants is able to bring to the table and to the profession,” said Joe Kornik, Consulting magazines Editor and Publisher. “These 35 Rising Stars are already making a huge impact on their firms, clients and the entire profession and without a doubt, the future of consulting is strong and in good hands.”

For more information about the Rising Stars Gala awards dinner, visit

About Consulting magazine

Consulting® magazine is the flagship publication of the consulting profession featuring the latest information on consulting careers, thought leadership and corporate strategies. In addition to providing industry insights, Consulting® hosts award dinners as part of our Achievement Awards series—honoring Women Leaders in Consulting, The Top 25 Consultants, The Rising Stars of the Profession, The Best Firms to Work For, and Social & Community Investment.

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