North Highland Opens New Office in Boston
February 25, 2014
North Highland recently announced the opening of its first office in Boston, bringing the total number of U.S. offices for the global consulting company to 21. Leading the office will be Kathy Battistoni, a Boston resident for more than 25 years. Battistoni brings a robust knowledge of the Boston market to her role along with both industry and consulting experience for various Fortune 500 companies.
"North Highland places a high value on building relationships and partnering with clients to bring a fresh and differentiated approach to achieving business results," said Dan Reardon, CEO of North Highland. "We believe that Kathy's broad expertise and community ties will be a great asset to the Boston market."
Drawn to Boston by a variety of key industries and a deeply skilled talent pool, North Highland will work with clients within the financial services, healthcare, bio-tech, pharmaceuticals and retail industries to develop successful business strategies, improve processes and operations, build effective information technology infrastructures and assist in change management and organizational development. The company already counts among its current Boston clients a top three financial institution and one of the largest healthcare companies.
"We will be hiring locally to further build our team of experienced professionals to serve our clients in Boston," said Battistoni. "While operating with proficiency at the local level, we are also supported by North Highland's global network of service expertise that will help us consistently provide exceptional results we can guarantee."
About North Highland
North Highland is a global management consulting firm known for helping clients solve their most complex challenges related to customer experience, transformation, performance improvement, and technology and digital. We add value and support our clients across the full spectrum of consulting, from strategy through delivery. We bring the big ideas, then we make them real. North Highland is an employee-owned firm, headquartered in Atlanta, Ga., with more than 3,000 consultants worldwide and 60+ offices around the globe, and has been named as a “Best Firm to Work For” every year since 2007 by Consulting Magazine. The firm is a member of Cordence Worldwide (www.cordenceworldwide.com), a global management consulting alliance. For more information, visit northhighland.com and connect with us on LinkedIn, Twitter and Facebook.
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