CBRE in “Companies that care"
National Award Recognizes Company’s Commitment to Employees and Communities
Chicago, IL - March 18, 2010 – CB Richard Ellis Group, Inc. (NYSE:CBG) today announced it has been named to the prestigious Companies That Care Honor Roll for the third year in a row. Companies on the Honor Roll have demonstrated employer practices that signify their strong commitment to their employees and their communities, as determined by Center for Companies that Care, a national not-for-profit organization dedicated to enhancing the quality of life for employees and communities.
The Honor Roll is selected by an independent panel of seasoned professionals in a variety of industries. CBRE, like the other companies named to the list, excels in the 10 Characteristics inherent to a “Company That Cares”, which include: sustaining a work environment founded on dignity and respect for all employees; developing great leaders, at all levels; establishing standards for ethical behavior and integrity; and getting involved in community endeavors and/or public policy.
“We are extremely impressed that during a tough economy the Honor Roll employers – such as CB Richard Ellis – are doing whatever they can to sustain individuals, families, and communities,” said Marci Koblenz, Co-founder and President of Center for Companies That Care.
Those named to the 2010 list feature U.S. organizations that are large, medium and small, public and private, for-profit and not-for-profit, in diverse industries headquartered in 18 states. CBRE is the only commercial real estate services firm on the list. A full list of recognized employers appears at www.companies-that-care.org.