CoreNet REmmy Awards Recognizes a Young Leader at CBRE Limited

Dar Lei selected as an emerging talent in real estate

TORONTO, September 19, 2013 Canada’s corporate real estate community gathered at One King West in Toronto on Tuesday, September 17th for the second annual REmmy Awards Gala, hosted by CoreNet Global’s Canadian Chapter. The event honours individuals and organizations that made an outstanding contribution to the corporate real estate industry over the past year, including one of CBRE Limited’s emerging talents.

Dar Lei, Manager of Business Pursuits and Marketing Communications with CBRE’s Canadian Project Management Group, was the proud recipient of the Young Leader Award. The award recognizes Dar’s achievements as an outstanding young professional in the corporate real estate industry and as a member of the CoreNet community. Dar has been active on CoreNet’s Marketing and Communications Committee as well as the Young Leaders Committee, and has contributed to the growth and advancement of the CoreNet’s Canadian Chapter. Dar began his career with Brookfield Johnson Controls in 2001, where he supported the organization’s business development and pursuit teams across all lines of services. He helped to grow the business and acquire new clients during his time there. Dar recently joined CBRE’s Canadian Project Management Group and will help the firm develop CBRE’s Project Management brand across the country.

“Congratulations to all the winners and nominees. The REmmys are a great reflection of the positive impact that real estate professionals are having on the industry and the broader community,” said Greg Moore, Senior Managing Director of CBRE’s Canadian Project Management Group. “We were proud to see Dar amongst the award recipients and look forward to all that he will achieve as a member of CBRE’s Project Management Group.”

 

About CBRE

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 2012 revenue).  The Company has approximately 37,000 employees (excluding affiliates), and serves real estate owners, investors and occupiers through more than 300 offices (excluding affiliates) worldwide. CBRE offers strategic advice and execution for property sales and leasing; corporate services; property, facilities and project management; mortgage banking; appraisal and valuation; development services; investment management; and research and consulting. Please visit our website at www.cbre.com.

In Canada, CBRE Limited employs approximately 1,850 people in 24 locations from coast to coast. Please visit our website at www.cbre.ca.