Corporate Partners

Fall 2019 - Spring 2019

Gold Partners

At AbbVie, we are a global biopharmaceutical company dedicated to discovering, developing and commercializing advanced therapies that will solve serious health issues and have a remarkable impact on people’s lives.

To be successful, we need outstanding individuals willing to challenge themselves to find the best solutions for our patients. AbbVie offers many opportunities for University of Illinois business students to join our exciting journey of improving lives around the world, including our winter job shadow, summer internships, and development programs.

Boeing is the world's largest aerospace company and leading manufacturer of commercial jetliners, defense, space and security systems, and service provider of aftermarket support. As America’s biggest manufacturing exporter, the company supports airlines and U.S. and allied government customers in more than 150 countries. Boeing products and tailored services include commercial and military aircraft, satellites, weapons, electronic and defense systems, launch systems, advanced information and communication systems, and performance-based logistics and training.

For 90 years, Caterpillar Inc. has been making sustainable progress possible and driving positive change on every continent. Customers turn to Caterpillar to help them develop infrastructure, energy and natural resource assets.

Caterpillar is the world’s leading manufacturer of construction and mining equipment, diesel and natural gas engines, industrial gas turbines and diesel-electric locomotives.

Industry-leading clients. An award winning culture. Top notch connections. Big opportunities. At Deloitte, you’ll work with the best in the business to solve the toughest problems in business.

It’s your career, your life, and your choice. Deloitte gives you the opportunity to work with the best and explore what works best for you. Your experience will be hands-on, in-the-field, and side-by-side. Start here, even before you graduate, and explore how far you can go.

The global Ernst & Young organization is a leader in assurance, tax, transaction and advisory services. The insights and quality services we deliver help build trust and confidence in the capital markets and in economies the world over.

We develop outstanding leaders who team to deliver on our promises to all of our stakeholders. In so doing, we play a critical role in building a better working world for our people, for our clients and for our communities.

KPMG is one of the largest professional services firm in the world. KPMG provides Audit, Tax and Advisory services and insights to help a wide range of organizations succeed in today's dynamic and challenging business environments. As one team, we turn knowledge into value for the benefit of our clients, our people and the capital markets.

KPMG is one firm delivering excellence every day through the talent, skills and dedication of our "best and brightest" employees. Our award-winning work environment, challenging career programs and exciting global opportunities also mean excellent opportunities for you.

PepsiCo is a global food and beverage leader operating in more than 200 countries with a product portfolio that includes 22 world-famous, billion-dollar brands. From Gatorade to Quaker, to LIFEWTR, to Lay’s, we make hundreds of enjoyable foods and beverages that are loved throughout the world.

Innovation is a critical way we impact the market, as well as communities around the globe. We believe there is value in products, people, and planet. And we strive to make a difference by creating solutions that leave a lasting positive footprint.

Our culture is driven by our employees. No two days are the same; we’re dynamic and full of passionate teams embracing new ideas through our collaborative spirit. At PepsiCo, What Makes You Unique, Makes Us Better!

PwC helps organizations and individuals create the value they're looking for. We are a network of firms in 157 countries with more than 208,000 people who are committed to delivering quality in assurance, tax and advisory services. Tell us what matters to you and find out more by visiting us at

Silver Partners

Baker Tilly Virchow Krause’s values of integrity, passion and stewardship define us as an organization and an employer. We recognize that our approach, strategy and culture are driven by our people. Their focus and commitment has resulted in Baker Tilly Virchow Krause being ranked as one of the top 15 largest public accounting and advisory firms in the United States and our offices consistently earning “best place to work” honors.  Our people have been fundamental in getting us to where we are today and where we will go in the future.

With a staff of more than 2,800, Baker Tilly provides a wide range of accounting, tax, assurance and consulting services to premier companies and leading institutions in industries that drive our economy. As an independent member of Baker Tilly International, the world’s 8th largest network of accounting firms (with combined worldwide revenues of $3.8 billion) we bring our clients and our people access to market-specific knowledge in 141 countries.

From day one, experience our difference.  Industry expertise, integrity, innovation, and an ongoing commitment to quality are principles that have guided Plante Moran. We’re among the largest US public accounting, consulting and wealth management firms.  With 275+ partners and affiliated entity members, 2,200+ staff and a network of 20+ offices, we deliver outstanding services.

We consistently rank as one of FORTUNE magazine’s “100 Best Companies to Work For,” and we were recently honored as "100 Best Companies for Millennials,” “100 Best Companies for Recent New College Grads” and “20 Best Workplaces.” has cited us as #1 in “Quality of Life” and, in 2014, ranked us as having the “best overall internship.” Our winning “relatively jerk-free” culture translates into strong staff retention, more efficient use of our clients' time, and more opportunity for staff collaboration. As a result, our clients are served by people who enjoy what they do.

Protiviti is a global consulting firm that delivers deep expertise, objective insights, a tailored approach and unparalleled collaboration to help leaders confidently face the future. Our consulting solutions span critical business problems in technology, business process, analytics, risk, compliance, transactions and internal audit. We are committed to attracting and developing a diverse workforce of professionals who share the common value of collaboration. As an organization, we believe that by teaming together and with our clients, we can see beyond the surface of problems that organizations face and discover opportunities to help them face the future with confidence.

Our more than 4,500 people serve clients through the network of Protiviti and independently owned Member Firms in more than 70 offices in over 20 countries. We have served over 60% of FORTUNE 1000® companies and 35% of FORTUNE Global 500® companies. Our people and organization have consistently been recognized by FORTUNE and Consulting Magazine as a best company to work for.

Bronze Partners