CBRE Scores 100% on Human Rights Campaign Foundation’s Annual
Scorecard on LGBT Workplace Equality
LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 9, 2017--
CBRE Group, Inc. (NYSE:CBG) announced that it received a perfect score
of 100 percent for the fifth straight year on the 2018 Corporate
Equality Index (CEI), a national benchmarking survey and report on
corporate policies and practices related to LGBT workplace equality.
With its high score in the CEI, administered by the Human Rights
Campaign Foundation, CBRE is recognized as a Best Place to Work for LGBT
Karen Ellzey and Chris
Ludeman, co-executive sponsors of the company’s LGBT & Allies
Network Group, said: “CBRE is deeply committed to creating a workplace
culture that attracts the industry’s top talent and encourages our
colleagues to bring their full and best selves to work each day. We are
honored by this recognition, and thank the leaders of our LGBT & Allies
and our other employee network groups for helping CBRE build a culture
of excellence through inclusiveness.”
The 2018 CEI rated over 945 major businesses in the report, which
evaluates LGBT-related policies and practices such as non-discrimination
workplace protections, domestic partner benefits, transgender-inclusive
health care benefits, competency programs, and public engagement with
the LGBT community.
CBRE’s LGBT & Allies Network Group plays an instrumental role in
ensuring CBRE satisfies all the CEI’s criteria and in engaging with
national organizations such as Out & Equal that advocate for workplace
More information on CBRE’s diversity and inclusion efforts can be found here.
For more information on the 2018 Corporate Equality Index or to download
a free copy of the report, visit http://www.hrc.org/cei.
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 (in terms of 2016 revenue). The
company has approximately 75,000 employees (excluding affiliates), and
serves real estate owners, investors and occupiers through approximately
450 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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