Baker Tilly named to Vault Accounting 50

CHICAGO — Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP (Baker Tilly) is pleased to announce that it has been named one of the Vault Accounting 50 by Vault, a career intelligence website, provides information and solutions for professionals and students pursuing career opportunities. Vault asked accounting professionals from the top 85 firms to assess their firm in key areas including firm culture, work/life balance, compensation, business outlook, location, prestige, and overall job satisfaction. The Vault Accounting 50 is then compiled using a weighted formula.

Tim Christen, Chairman and CEO of Baker Tilly stated, "We have a strong commitment to helping all of our employees reach their fullest potential. Our approach to continuous professional development and building a collaborative, team culture is important to us. It is an honor that our employees continue to recognize Baker Tilly as a best place to work."

Baker Tilly continues to invest heavily in learning and development programs and building a strong team to support its growth initiatives. Baker Tilly’s learning and development programs consist of formalized training, and on-going mentoring between partners and employees. Baker Tilly’s focus on its culture helps employees balance between personal and professional life through flexible work arrangements and the use of technology to allow for telecommuting.

The 2014 Vault Accounting 50 ranking is available online.

About Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP (

Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP (Baker Tilly) is a nationally recognized, full-service accounting and advisory firm whose specialized professionals connect with clients and their businesses through refreshing candor and clear industry insight. With approximately 2,800 employees across the United States, Baker Tilly is ranked as one of the 15 largest accounting and advisory firms in the country. Headquartered in Chicago, Baker Tilly is an independent member of Baker Tilly International, a worldwide network of independent accounting and business advisory firms in 147 territories, with 33,600 professionals. The combined worldwide revenue of independent member firms is $3.4 billion.