CB Richard Ellis Group, Inc. has been named the 33rd fastest-growing company in the United States, according to a new ranking in FORTUNE magazine. FORTUNE identified the top 100 fastest-growing companies in 2007 based on a composite of three-year revenue, earnings per share growth and total return to shareholders.
"As the highest-ranked commercial real estate services provider on FORTUNE's list of fastest-growing companies, CBRE continues to set the pace for the industry," said Brett White, President and CEO of CB Richard Ellis. "The depth and breadth of our full-spectrum platformwith unparalleled resources and top professional talent located around the globeenables us to deliver best-in-class solutions to meet our clients' needs."
Additionally, CB Richard Ellis was the 10th-fastest growing firm in America among FORTUNE's "Giant" companiesthose large enough to be included in the FORTUNE 1000.
CB Richard Ellis represents approximately 85% of FORTUNE 100 companies and offers an unrivaled suite of services including property sales and leasing; corporate services; property, facilities and project management; mortgage banking; appraisal and valuation; development services; investment management; research and consulting and more. The company was responsible for more than $224 billion of property sales and lease transactions in 2006, and the management of more than 1.7 billion ft² of commercial properties and corporate facilities.
Earlier this year, CB Richard Ellis was ranked #16 on the BusinessWeek 50 "Best-in-Class" companies across all industries.