Verdigris Group Receives 2013 Best of Chicago Award

Verdigris Group has been selected for the 2013 Best of Chicago Award in the Commercial Real Estate Firm category by the Chicago Award Program.

Online PR News – 14-October-2013 – Chicago – Verdigris Group Receives 2013 Best of Chicago Award

Chicago Award Program Honors the Achievement

CHICAGO October 14, 2013 -- Verdigris Group has been selected for the 2013 Best of Chicago Award in the Commercial Real Estate Firm category by the Chicago Award Program.

Each year, the Chicago Award Program identifies companies that they believe have achieved exceptional marketing success in their local community and business category. These are local companies that enhance the positive image of small business through service to their customers and our community. These exceptional companies help make the Chicago area a great place to live, work and play.

Various sources of information were gathered and analyzed to choose the winners in each category. The 2013 Chicago Award Program focuses on quality, not quantity. Winners are determined based on the information gathered both internally by the Chicago Award Program and data provided by third parties.

About Verdigris Group

Verdigris Group is a Real Estate Development, Brokerage and Consulting Firm focused on Sustainability. Their real estate development division recently won several awards for their latest multi-family development in Breckenridge, Colorado including People's Choice Award from Mountain Living Magazine as well as sweeping the awards in the multi-family category winning 5 awards including Best Overall Development and Best Sustainability.

Verdigris Group's Brokerage division supports developers, builder and investors in their property acquisition and disposition endeavors. Verdigris Group's brokerage experts have managed real estate transactions spanning the breadth of property types from raw land and agricultural to commercial properties such as healthcare and educational, as well as, of course residential properties such as new home developments, urban and rural properties and single-family homes and condominiums.

Their Consulting Division is equally recognized for their talents as "Top Ranked" in LEED Consulting and Green Business Services categories by Green Collar Research as well as globally ranked #2 in LEED & Green Building Consulting in The Green Survey conducted by Brown-Wilson Group and Black Book Research. Verdigris Consulting specializes in Building Science, LEED advisory and administration and organizational sustainability.

Verdigris Group is a certified carbon neutral corporation since 2007, walking the talk as a sustainability-focused organization. Verdigris Group has been a Corporate Partner with the US Green Building Council since their inception. Additionally, they are an Energy Star Builder Partner facilitating the certification of the EPA's Energy Star Construction Program, and is also recognized for their work in assisting companies, municipalities, non-profit and higher-education organizations in their efforts to develop Organizational Sustainability Programs. email:

About Chicago Award Program

The Chicago Award Program is an annual awards program honoring the achievements and accomplishments of local businesses throughout the Chicago area. Recognition is given to those companies that have shown the ability to use their best practices and implemented programs to generate competitive advantages and long-term value.

The Chicago Award Program was established to recognize the best of local businesses in our community. Our organization works exclusively with local business owners, trade groups, professional associations and other business advertising and marketing groups. Our mission is to recognize the small business community's contributions to the U.S. economy.

SOURCE: Chicago Award Program

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