CoreNet Global, the leading professional association for corporate real estate, workplace and economic development professionals, has announced the winners and finalists of its annual global best practice awards. CoreNet Global presents the awards each year to leading organizations that demonstrate best-in-class practices in advancing thought leadership in corporate real estate.
Judges drawn from senior leaders in the association selected winners in the Professional Excellence and Sustainable Leadership categories. These winners and finalists will move on to compete for the 2018 H. Bruce Russell Global Innovator’s Award (GIA), sponsored by Gensler. The GIA competition will take place at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), in July. The overall GIA winner will be announced at the CoreNet Global Summit in BostonOctober 14-17.
PROFESSIONAL EXCELLENCE AWARD WINNERS:
Microsoft – Microsoft Supported Employment– Leveraging CRE to Hire Individuals with Disabilities
Verizon – Verizon Reimagines Corporate Real Estate with Flexible, Global Office Network
PROFESSIONAL EXCELLENCE AWARD FINALISTS
Cushman & Wakefield – Experience per SF a workplace experience diagnostic tool
Newmark Knight Frank – NKF Mines Social Solving Who, When, Where for Tech Talent
Unilever – Curating Employee Experience through development of Global Workplace Design Standards
SUSTAINABLE LEADERSHIP AWARD WINNER:
NRDC – Natural Resources Defense Council Headquarters in San Francisco, California, USA
SUSTAINABLE LEADERSHIP AWARD FINALISTS
Liberty – Liberty Braamfontein Water Project
ZGF Architects – Stanford University Central Energy Facility