Brandywine Realty Trust Recognized as One of the Region's 'Best Places to Work' Two Years in a Row by the Philadelphia Business Journal

Oct 22, 2010, 13:01 ET from Brandywine Realty Trust

RADNOR, Pa., Oct. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Brandywine Realty Trust (NYSE: BDN) announced today that it has been recognized for the second year in a row by the Philadelphia Business Journal as the Bronze Winner in the Large Company category for its "Best Places to Work" competition.

The Philadelphia Business Journal gives this prestigious award to employers in the Delaware Valley who are leaders among those nominated by its readers. During the summer, employees of the nominated companies were asked to rate their employers on recognition and respect, alignment with goals, trust in senior leaders and people practices as well as benefits.  

Gerard H. Sweeney, President and Chief Executive Officer of Brandywine Realty Trust said, "This award reflects our employees' appreciation of Brandywine's strong culture of recognizing individual excellence, creative persistence and commitment to the Company's mission of providing extraordinary work environments. Our employees' enthusiasm consistently translates to excellent execution of Brandywine Realty Trust's business plan objectives. We are delighted to have been able to continue to offer outstanding employee benefit programs which recognize the value that our employees deliver to our shareholders, customers and communities on a daily basis." 

The award was accepted by Beth R. Glassman, Brandywine Realty Trust's Vice President of Human Resources, at a ceremony hosted by the Philadelphia Business Journal on October 14th in Philadelphia.  

About Brandywine Realty Trust

Brandywine Realty Trust is one of the largest, publicly traded, full-service, integrated real estate companies in the United States.  Organized as a real estate investment trust and operating in select markets, Brandywine owns, develops, manages and has ownership interests in a primarily Class A, suburban and urban office portfolio comprising 318 properties and 34.4 million square feet, including 238 properties and 25.9 million square feet owned on a consolidated basis.  For more information, please visit our website at

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