CHICAGO, April 17, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- JLL (NYSE: JLL) upheld its stature as one of the world's best outsourcing service providers by receiving the highest possible rating on the International Association of Outsourcing Professional's® (IAOP®) 2017 Global Outsourcing 100®.
JLL is recognized as an All Star company after earning full-star ratings in the areas of customer references, company awards and certifications, programs for innovation, corporate social responsibility, and size and growth. This is also the ninth consecutive year JLL made the list, garnering special recognition for Sustained Excellence.
This combination of high performance and longevity places JLL in the elite category of Super Star of the 2017 Global Outsourcing 100.
"We're witnessing seismic shifts in corporate real estate," said John Forrest, Global & Americas CEO, JLL Corporate Solutions. "Within this changing world of work, now more than ever, real estate can enable a company to achieve its ambitions. Our ongoing inclusion on the Global Outsourcing 100 recognizes the dedication our employees have to helping our clients prepare for what lies ahead in the future of work."
The 2017 Global Outsourcing 100® and its sub-lists are essential references for companies seeking new and expanded relationships with the best companies in the industry. The lists include companies from around the world that provide the full spectrum of outsourcing services. Applications are judged by a rigorous scoring methodology that includes a review by an independent panel of IAOP customer members with extensive experience in selecting outsourcing service providers and advisors for their organizations.
"Choosing the right partners is more important than ever. Companies that outsource, not only in the traditional sense but also through the wide array of the ever-changing collaborative business models are scrutinizing their providers very closely," said Debi Hamill, IAOP CEO. "The GO100 is the definitive guide to help companies research and compare service providers with whom they are considering relationships."
JLL (NYSE: JLL) is a leading professional services firm that specializes in real estate and investment management. A Fortune 500 company, JLL helps real estate owners, occupiers and investors achieve their business ambitions. In 2016, JLL had revenue of $6.8 billion and fee revenue of $5.8 billion and, on behalf of clients, managed 4.4 billion square feet, or 409 million square meters, and completed sales acquisitions and finance transactions of approximately $136 billion. At year-end 2016, JLL had nearly 300 corporate offices, operations in over 80 countries and a global workforce of more than 77,000. As of December 31, 2016, LaSalle Investment Management has $60.1 billion of real estate under asset management. JLL is the brand name, and a registered trademark, of Jones Lang LaSalle Incorporated. For further information, visit www.jll.com.
IAOP is the go-to association leading the way to improve outsourcing outcomes by bringing together customers, providers and advisors in a collaborative, knowledge-based environment that promotes professional development, recognition, certification and excellence. With over 120,000 members and affiliates worldwide, IAOP is not only on top of the latest trends, but in front of them. Through its expansive global chapter network, premier training and certification programs, knowledge center, member community and more, IAOP helps members learn, grow and succeed. For more information and how you can become involved, visit www.IAOP.org.