September 19th, 2013 | by
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CB Richard Ellis Group, Inc. (CBRE Group) announced August, 27th that Mandy Edwards has been named Chief Information Officer. CBRE Group, a Fortune 500 and S&P 500 company is the world’s largest commercial real estate services firm.  Her primary focus will be working with CBRE Group’s senior global leadership team to support innovative technologies and ideas to bolster company growth, and client success. Ms. Edwards, who will report to CBRE Group’s Chief Administrative Officer, Chris Kirk, will be based out of Dallas, Texas.

A Leader in Cloud Computing

Before joining the CBRE Group team, Ms. Edwards served as Chief Information Officer for Sitel. Ms. Edwards is no stranger to heading IT departments of leading global companies. In fact, she is thought by many in the IT world to be a leader in Cloud Computing.

Now Craft Your Message

Whether this will be your first conversation with CB Richard Ellis Group or one of many – this is a good time to engage.  This hiring of Mandy Edwards emphasizes the company’s focus on technology innovation. Other recent placements have focused on innovators in analytics, cloud, mobile and social collaboration. One source within the company has stated future hiring will take place around big data.  These trends indicate that the company is currently evaluating tools and initiatives to better leverage large volumes of data.

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