October 9, 2011 |
For the fifth year in a row, an army of Ernst & Young employees put aside meetings with clients to pick up trash, harvest a farm, teach elementary school students and lay mulch during the company's annual day of service. Nearly 600 employees from the company's local offices participated in community outreach projects in 11 locations around the Washington region. "I came home exhausted and filthy," said Kevin Virostek, Ernst & Young's Greater Washington managing partner. "But I never had a better...
December 15, 2012 |
NEWTOWN, Conn. — Adam Lanza lived among guns. His mother, Nancy, collected them. She showed them off to her landscaper. "Guns were her hobby," said Dan Holmes, the landscaper of Nancy Lanza's sprawling yard here on the edge of town. "She told me she liked the single-mindedness of shooting. " Holmes said she even spoke of taking her son to the firing range to practice his aim. As details of her son's troubled life trickled out Saturday, the day after he ...
October 19, 2012
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. — A retired Ernst & Young executive is the new chief operating officer and executive vice president of the University of Virginia. The university's Board of Visitors unanimously approved Patrick Hogan's appointment Friday. Hogan succeeds Michael Strine, who resigned in August in the wake of a failed attempt by some board members to oust university President Teresa Sullivan. Hogan is a retired deputy global managing partner with Ernst & Young, one of the world's...
January 15, 2009
How federal agencies rank among college students' ideal employers: 1. Google 2. Walt Disney 3. Apple Computer 4. Ernst & Young 5. Department of State 6. Goldman Sachs 7. Deloitte 8. Peace Corps 9. NASA 10. PricewaterhouseCoopers 11. Teach for America 12. CIA 13. Microsoft 14. FBI 15. J.P. Morgan Source: The Universum IDEAL(TM) Employer Survey 2008, Undergraduate Edition
December 1, 2009 |
It's fairly ironic to learn that there was still a lawsuit lingering over Time Warner's merger with America Online from the beginning of this decade, given that AOL is in the process of spinning off and hitting the public markets as an independent entity before year's end. Anyway, there was still one pending suit out of the hundreds that were filed after the multi-billion dollar merger, and now it has been dismissed as well. The end of an era, of sorts. A federal judge has thrown out the last of the...
February 2, 2009 |
Thomas V. Fritz, 75, a retired managing director of the financial services firm Ernst & Young and chairman of the board of Innovative Systems, died Jan. 25 in an auto accident while visiting Argentina on a charitable mission. A McLean resident, he also was president of Thomas V. Fritz & Associates, a consulting firm focusing on productivity and financial strategies for business. According to his daughter, Juliann W. Fritz of Park City, Utah, Mr. Fritz and two other retired executives from Ernst & Young,...