14 March 2011, London – Reinforcing our position as a best-in-class commercial real estate organization, Colliers International has been selected as one of the world's top 100 outsourcing providers for the sixth consecutive year as part of the 2011 Global Outsourcing 100®. The list recognizes the best outsourcing firms across multiple industries, as selected by an independent judging panel organized by the International Association of Outsourcing Professionals (IAOP).

The Global Outsourcing 100 is a critical resource for all companies seeking to do business with best-in-class service providers and vendors. In this way, The Global Outsourcing 100 is more than just a ranking - - it is a critically important referral tool for any company seeking to find top-quality business partners.

“It comes as no surprise to us that Colliers International has once again been recognized as a leading firm by the 2011 Global Outsourcing 100,” said Douglas P. Frye, Global President and CEO of Colliers International.  “Our enterprising service philosophy and approach truly differentiates our professionals from other service providers. In addition, our shared culture and commitment to excellence has enabled Colliers International to accelerate the success of clients throughout the world.”

“Achieving this distinction for the sixth consecutive year is truly an honor,” said Chris McLernon, CEO of Colliers International in EMEA. “It also stands as a significant milestone for the enterprise, as a growing number of global businesses identify Colliers International as the go-to provider of strategic and corporate real estate services. Our professionals share a common desire to achieve our client’s strategic business objectives and create maximum value for their organizations.”

McLernon also noted that, continuing the organization’s significant growth in 2010, Colliers International plans to expand its reach further this year by continuing to invest in its platform and hiring top talent at all levels.