Managing Director Heidi Soltis-Berner told Tarrant County commissioners at a meeting in June. She said Deloitte Univer- sity hosts between 65,000- 70,000 people each year. Since 2013, it has welcomed 75% of the Fortune 500 com- panies and 96% of the For- tune 100 companies at its Westlake campus, she said. “We are here to develop the world’s best leaders,” she said. “The success of Deloitte University has surpassed what we even expected.” Deloitte Senior Manager John Casey told commission- ers in June that the company looked at multiple locations before deciding to invest fur- ther in Tarrant County. “Deloitte University is the heartbeat of our organiza- tion,” he said. Expansion details Last year, the company purchased about 118.5 acres adjacent to its Westlake campus, bringing the total acreage to about 225 acres,
Deloitte University: The Leadership Center is part learning center, part ranch-style retreat.
The site includes an 800-room corporate hotel, three dining venues, a ballroom, recreational facilities, a spa/fitness center and multiple conference spaces.
The university hosts more than 4,500 recruits and interns, and between 65,000 - 70,000 trainees each year.
Since launching in 2011, Deloitte has hosted more than 500,000 guests and delivered more than 6 million hours of learning.
SOURCES: TARRANT COUNTY, DELOITTE UNIVERSITY/COMMUNITY IMPACT NEWSPAPER
Plans for expansion
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of Hwy. 114 off Westlake Parkway. The campus, which includes an 800-room corpo- rate hotel, hosts training ses- sions not only for Deloitte’s employees but also busi- ness leaders from a variety of industries. During a little more than a decade of oper- ations, Deloitte has hosted over half a million people in Westlake, according to the company. Its expansion plans would allow the campus to serve even more people. “We are busting at the seams, and expanding is needed for us in order to con- tinue to drive our growth, our impact on the commu- nity and our impact on the clients,” Deloitte University
Deloitte University was built on about 106.9 acres south of Hwy. 114 in Westlake. A recent purchase of an adjacent 118.6 acres brings the total to about 225.5 acres, which will be used for the expansion.
1 Existing facilities 2 Future expansion phases
PROPOSAL INCLUDES: • An estimated $100 million expansion across about 225.5 acres; • The addition of 25 new jobs initially with a projected average annual salary of $90,000; • Retention of the existing 455 full-time and 31 part- time employees; and • A construction start date by 2023 and completion by 2026.
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