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Colliers International Elevated Within Ranks of IAOP Elite Global Outsourcing 100® List

Monday, May 09, 2011

Colliers International Elevated Within Ranks of IAOP Elite Global Outsourcing 100® List11:57 EDT Monday, May 09, 2011-- Leading Real Estate Services Firm Makes Prestigious List for Sixth Consecutive Year --SEATTLE, May 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The International Association of Outsourcing Professionals (IAOP) has elevated Colliers International within the 2011 Global Outsourcing 100® rankings of the world's top 100 outsourcing providers. Colliers International earned the 16th highest ranking on the esteemed list, moving up two notches from 18th in 2010. Not only did Colliers International rise within the rankings, but this is the sixth consecutive year that the organization has been included in the Global Outsourcing 100®. The list recognizes the best outsourcing firms across multiple industries, as selected by an independent judging panel organized by the International Association of Outsourcing Professionals (IAOP).The Global Outsourcing 100® is a critical resource for all companies seeking to do business with best-in-class service providers. The Global Outsourcing 100® is more than just a ranking--it is a critically important referral tool for any company seeking to find top-quality business partners and vendors."We are delighted to have once again been included in the 2011 Global Outsourcing 100®," said Douglas P. Frye, Global President and CEO of Colliers International. "Being recognized as a leader in commercial real estate is something we are very proud of, and very much speaks to the continued dedication of our professionals and support of our clients throughout the world.""As one of the world's leading real estate services providers, Colliers International continually seeks new and creative ways to advance our clients' strategic business objectives," said Dylan Taylor, CEO of Colliers International in the U.S. "This recognition by IAOP is a testament to our enterprise-wide commitment to service excellence."About Colliers InternationalColliers International is the third-largest commercial real estate services company in the world with 15,000 professionals operating out of more than 480 offices in 61 countries. A subsidiary of FirstService Corporation (NASDAQ: FSRV; TSX: FSV and FSV.PR.U), it focuses on accelerating success for its clients by seamlessly providing a full range of services to real estate users, owners and investors worldwide, including global corporate solutions, brokerage, property and asset management, hotel investment sales and consulting, valuation, consulting and appraisal services, mortgage banking and research.  The latest annual survey by the Lipsey Company ranked Colliers International as the second most recognized commercial real estate firm in the world.     About IAOP The International Association of Outsourcing Professionals® (IAOP®) is the global, standard-setting organization and advocate for the outsourcing profession. With more than 110,000 members and affiliates worldwide, IAOP helps companies increase their outsourcing success rate, improve their outsourcing ROI, and expand the opportunities for outsourcing across their businesses. To learn more, visit http://www.iaop.org.SOURCE Colliers InternationalFor further information: Richard Mulieri or Parke Chapman, The Marino Organization, +1-212-889-0808, Richard@themarino.org, Parke@themarino.org