CBRE

CBRE Group, Inc. is an American commercial real estate company with headquarters in Los Angeles, California. The company has approximately 44,000 employees and over 342 offices in 42 countries worldwide. CBRE was ranked at 363 in the Fortune 500 in 2014 and was the highest-ranked company in the real estate sector.  CBRE traces its roots to London in 1773, the firm was named Richard Ellis International Limited.

Location: Madison, Dane County

Year Founded: 1773

Employees: 10

Website: http://www.cbre.com

Accolades:

National Real Estate Investor ranks CBRE Group, Inc. #1 Brokerage Firm for 11th year in a row; highest-ranked commercial real estate services company on Fortune World’s Most Admired Companies list, four times; first and only commercial real estate services company in the Fortune 500.