Las Vegas, NV, 3/18/2016 - Mike Mixer, executive managing director of Colliers International – Las Vegas, announced today that the company was named Brokerage Firm of the Year for the eleventh consecutive year by NAIOP Southern Nevada. The award was announced at NAIOP’s 19th annual Spotlight Awards event on March 12th at the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino.

This award is the highest honor that a Brokerage Firm can receive through NAIOP, and the judging was based on the firm’s highlights from the previous year, significant transaction volume, and widespread local community service and charitable involvement. The extensive nomination process for the Spotlight Awards, which begins the previous year, involves the evaluation of several critical factors by active NAIOP committee members and board members.

“Receiving this award for a record-setting eleventh year in a row is a huge accomplishment for our entire company. We have many of the finest professionals in the industry, and this award is a testament to our spirit of enterprise,” Mixer said. “It means our professionals embrace even the toughest challenges, and are relentlessly creative in solving them. As a home-grown firm, we look forward to contributing a positive impact on our local community and accelerating the success of our clients.”

Colliers broker Dan Doherty SIOR, was also honored as NAIOP’s Industrial Broker of the Year and Ryan Martin, CCIM, SIOR, Taber Thill, SIOR and Patti Dillon were named Office Broker of the Year. Additionally, Al Twainy, CCIM was a finalist for the Retail Broker of the Year Award.

The team at Colliers is committed to the mission, goals and objectives of NAIOP Southern Nevada. As a proud supporter of NAIOP, the firm maintains active membership with many of its brokers, constantly striving to represent and promote quality commercial development in Southern Nevada with the highest degree of integrity, service and professionalism. The firm is proud to have many professionals who are active committee members and board members.

NAIOP represents the commercial real estate industry, and is the leading organization for developers, owners and related professionals in office, industrial, retail and mixed-use real estate. They host their annual Spotlight Awards event to highlight and feature the work and contributions made by NAIOP members and organizations, and serves to increase the public awareness of the outstanding commitment made by these professionals.

About Colliers International Group Inc.
Colliers International Group Inc. (NASDAQ: CIGI; TSX: CIG) is an industry leading global real estate services company with more than 16,000 skilled professionals operating in 66 countries. With an enterprising culture and significant employee ownership, Colliers professionals provide a full range of services to real estate occupiers, owners and investors worldwide. Services include strategic advice and execution for property sales, leasing and finance; global corporate solutions; property, facility and project management; workplace solutions; appraisal, valuation and tax consulting; customized research; and thought leadership consulting.

Colliers professionals think differently, share great ideas and offer thoughtful and innovative advice that help clients accelerate their success. Colliers has been ranked among the top 100 outsourcing firms by the International Association of Outsourcing Professionals' Global Outsourcing for 11 consecutive years, more than any other real estate services firm.