NEWS RELEASE

Chicago, December 20, 2016 – AArete LLC, a nationally recognized management consulting firm, today announced the opening of their new office in Chicago’s Aon Center. The new office will act as the World Headquarters for the firm. “Chicago is a vibrant city with a dynamic business culture. It’s also a city where consulting has always played a significant role,” said CEO and President, Loren Trimble. “With AArete’s core focus on strategic cost reduction, including Advanced Data Analytics services and other non-labor profit improvement strategies, the firm is ideally suited for expanding its visibility in the Chicago market,” he added. “Our investment in our new office signifies our commitment to continued growth and excellence – we are poised for growth to serve our current and future employees and clients for years to come.”

The new office is located at 200 East Randolph Street, Suite 3010, Chicago, IL 60601. The local telephone number is 312-585-0800. The space provides employees and clients with an enriching and professional environment where collaboration and excellence can thrive. This highly sophisticated, flexible space was designed with our employees in mind. The result is an open-office environment with a heavy emphasis on flexibility and connectivity.

AArete also has offices in New York, Los Angeles, Denver and London.

About AArete

AArete is a management consulting firm that specializes in operational performance improvement and strategic cost reduction. We work with our clients across all industries and business functions to optimize their profits in a compressed timeframe and without reducing people. AArete identifies and implements significant bottom line improvements through sourcing methodologies, Big Data analytics, proprietary revenue cycle optimization techniques, and the Knowledge Management Center™, an internal intellectual property repository with benchmarking data and industry focused studies. For more information visit www.aarete.com.