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Orlando, FL – March 12, 2012 – (RealEstateRama) — The CBRE Orlando office had a big night at the recent Central Florida NAIOP Best of the Best Gala. CBRE brokers received three of the six awards for individual broker recognition. Nan McCormick, David Murphy and Shelton Granade were honored as Office, Industrial and Investment Broker of The Year, respectively.

“We are honored to have our professionals recognized for their outstanding performance through this prestigious industry recognition,” said Bill Moss, Senior Managing Director with CBRE.

Taking the title as ‘Investment Broker of the Year’, Shelton Granade is a Senior Vice President within CBRE’s Investment Properties – Institutional Group, dedicated to the disposition of multifamily communities. Granade’s production volume in 2011 earned him placement among CBRE’s Colbert Coldwell Circle, a ranking of the top 100 most productive sales, leasing, finance and valuation professionals in the Americas Region. The CBRE Americas Region includes all United States joint ventures, affiliates and Canadian offices.

NAIOP Central Florida ‘Office Broker of the Year’, Senior Vice President Nan McCormick is a top ranking professional within the brokerage community. Having joined CBRE’s Orlando office 27 years ago as an office specialist, she has established herself as an industry leader, focusing on providing best-of-class service to landlords and tenants. McCormick was ranked within the top 225 sales professionals in the Americas Region by CBRE for 2011 production volume.

Senior Vice President David Murphy, MAI, SOIR, CCIM, was named ‘Industrial Broker of the Year’ for the ninth consecutive year by NAIOP Central Florida. Murphy’s consistent award-winning performance is a testament to his reputation among colleagues and clients as an invaluable business partner.

The NAIOP Central Florida Best of the Best Awards Gala recognizes developers and development projects as well as commercial real estate brokers and significant sale and lease transactions in the Central Florida region. Broker recognition awards are presented to members based on overall production in 2011 within the office, industrial, land, retail and multi-family property types. The awards take into account an individual’s professional integrity among peers and clients.

About CBRE Group, Inc.

CBRE Group, Inc. (NYSE:CBG), a Fortune 500 and S&P 500 company headquartered in Los Angeles, is the world’s largest commercial real estate services firm (in terms of 2011 revenue). The Company has approximately 34,000 employees (excluding affiliates), and serves real estate owners, investors and occupiers through more than 300 offices (excluding affiliates) worldwide. CBRE offers strategic advice and execution for property sales and leasing; corporate services; property, facilities and project management; mortgage banking; appraisal and valuation; development services; investment management; and research and consulting. Please visit our Web site at


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CBRE Group, Inc. (NYSE:CBRE), a Fortune 500 and S&P 500 company headquartered in Los Angeles, is the world’s largest commercial real estate services and investment firm (based on 2018 revenue). The company has more than 90,000 employees (excluding affiliates) and serves real estate investors and occupiers through more than 480 offices (excluding affiliates) worldwide. CBRE offers a broad range of integrated services, including facilities, transaction and project management; property management; investment management; appraisal and valuation; property leasing; strategic consulting; property sales; mortgage services and development services.


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