-- Firm wins awards for Canada’s Best Property Consultancy, Best Property Consultancy Marketing and Best Property Consultancy Website two years running --
Toronto, December 18, 2012 – Colliers International, a leading global commercial real estate services provider and subsidiary of FirstService Corporation (NASDAQ: FSRV; TSX: FSV and FSV.PR.U), was awarded the top spot for the second consecutive year in three categories at the 2012 International Property Awards, announced in London U.K. late last week. The Canadian operation of Colliers International once again swept the awards for the regional categories of Best Property Consultancy, Best Property Consultancy Marketing and Best Property Consultancy Website.
David Bowden, Chief Executive Officer of Colliers International Canada, said, “It’s an enormous privilege for our team to have received these highly prestigious awards for the second year in a row. This great achievement is a clear testament to the dedication, enthusiasm and creativity our teams continue to deliver.”
President of the International Property Awards, Stuart Shield, stated, “It was a privilege to meet so many of the Americas’ most talented property professionals. Attention to the finest detail, first rate green credentials and a willingness to succeed against a hugely competitive field resulted in the very best property companies being rewarded with the recognition they deserve. I wish them every success in the future.”
For the past 18 years, the International Property Awards has been celebrating the high-level achievements of residential and commercial real estate organizations from around the globe. As the world’s most prominent property competition, the International Property Awards employs a meticulous judging process involving a panel of over 80 experts covering every aspect of the property business.