LOS ANGELES–(BUSINESS WIRE)–CBRE
Group, Inc. (NYSE:CBG) today announced that the CBRE Women’s Network
earned a top 10 ranking on the 2016 Global
Diversity List, supported by The Daily Telegraph in London.
The list recognizes the achievements of employee network groups
established to help improve gender diversity within large organizations.
This marks CBRE’s second consecutive year of achieving a top 10 score on
the Global Diversity List.
Other organizations recognized for their women’s networks include A.T.
Kearney, United Nations, Sodexo and GE.
CBRE’s Women’s Network was formed in 2000 and has grown to encompass
more than 3,000 professionals worldwide. The company has Women’s
Networks in each of its global regions — the Americas, led by Lisa
Konieczka, an executive vice president in the firm’s Chicago office;
Europe, the Middle East & Africa, led by Sue Clayton, an executive
director based in London; and Asia Pacific, led by APAC Talent,
Diversity and Inclusion Leader Olivia Walsh. These networks operate with
an inclusive philosophy and focus on mentoring, professional
development, personal enrichment, networking and community service.
“CBRE’s Women’s Network has been the industry leader in delivering real
advantages to female professionals by providing them with valuable
networking, learning and career development opportunities,” said Bob
Sulentic, CBRE’s president and chief executive officer. “We are proud to
achieve this recognition and it is a credit to the work that the leaders
of our Women’s Networks around the world have done to build a
world-class professional networking group.”
Earlier this year, CBRE was ranked 15th on the list of 500 U.S.-based
companies in Forbes magazine’s 2016 “America’s Best Employers”
list. CBRE was also recognized as one of Fortune magazine’s Most
Admired Companies for the fourth straight year and named a World’s Most
Ethical Company by The Ethisphere Institute for the third consecutive
To find out more about CBRE’s Women’s Network, visit www.cbre.com/women.
About CBRE Group, Inc.
CBRE Group, Inc. (NYSE:CBG), a Fortune 500 and S&P 500 company
headquartered in Los Angeles, is the world’s largest commercial real
estate services and investment firm (based on 2015 revenue). The Company
has more than 70,000 employees (excluding affiliates), and serves real
estate investors and occupiers through more than 400 offices (excluding
affiliates) worldwide. CBRE offers a broad range of integrated services,
including facilities, transaction and project management; property
management; investment management; appraisal and valuation; property
leasing; strategic consulting; property sales; mortgage services and
development services. Please visit our website at www.cbre.com.
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