|300 South Riverside. Photo from CoStar Group Inc.
Devry Inc, a private higher education company will be moving
to 300 South Riverside Plaza in Chicago’s West Loop. The Company will bring 600 jobs to the city
over a nine year period.
Initially the company opened 60 new positions, relocated
almost 200 staff members from other areas in Illinois and in the coming years
they will be hiring almost 400 employees for their online services. The 77,000
square foot offices will have the option to accommodate up to 800 employees if needed.
Other companies from Devry Inc include Devry University, Advanced
Academics, Becker Professional Education and DeVry Institute of Technology.
President and chief executive of DeVry Inc Daniel Hamburguer
mentioned they had selected Chicago over other cities because of the
combination of quality talent, resources and office space.
Devry follows other large companies like Groupon, Orbitz and
Careerbuilder who have also selected Chicago as their headquarters.
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