McGladrey Makes The Windy City Home Base

McGladrey LLP (FY12 revenues of $1.3 billion) has chosen Chicago as its new corporate headquarters location, and the firm announced it would hire 300 to 500 professionals over the next five years. McGladrey is the largest accounting firm headquartered in the city.

The firm opened its first downtown office in 1985 and now has more than 1,000 employees. Minneapolis  previously served as the firm’s headquarters.