Cisco Awards CBRE 2011 Innovation Award

CBRE today announced that it has received the 2011 Innovation Award from Cisco. This prestigious award recognises CBRE for implementing and delivering high-value solutions to Cisco through innovative processes, technology, and services, delivering real competitive advantage. The award was given during Cisco’s Supplier Days, held on 27 October at its headquarters in San Jose, California.

“In support of Cisco’s focus on operational excellence and simplification, CBRE has streamlined their work processes that result in savings to Cisco,” said Rob Falivene, Chief Procurement Officer, Global Procurement Services, Cisco. “CBRE has been and continues to be a strong partner to Cisco.”

Cisco presented awards to suppliers in recognition of their contributions to Cisco’s success in fiscal year 2011. The Supplier Day Awards mark the importance of supplier relations as part of Cisco’s strategy and is a significant milestone for the company in fostering stronger supplier relationships.

George Williams, Executive Managing Director of CBRE’s Global Corporate Services, said of the award: “We are honored and humbled to receive this recognition from Cisco’s Global Procurement Services. Our teams strive to deliver great service and value to each client and the Cisco team is to be congratulated for its success in partnering with Cisco to create real innovation and high-value solutions.”