05 Jan '12, 12pm

JLL's Staff of Certified Sustainability Pros Grows to Nearly 1,100

JLL's Staff of Certified Sustainability Pros Grows to Nearly 1,100

Jones Lang LaSalle, which now has a robust sustainability practice , had fewer than 200 employees certified as professionals in the discipline in April 2008, when it set its first target for accreditation among staff members. "Sustainability is now important to every service we provide," Dan Probst , JLL chairman of energy and sustainability services, said in a statement provided to GreenBiz. "Sustainability accreditation verifies that we understand the strategies for managing energy, water and other aspects of sustainable development and operations." The firm's tally of certified sustainability professionals rose to 650 in May 2011, and company leaders set a new internal target, called "Accredit 1K." At the time, there was some doubt that the population of credentialed staff could climb by 350 before New Year's Day 2012. So JLL decided to set the close of 2012 as the hori...

Full article: http://www.greenbiz.com/blog/2012/01/05/jlls-staff-certif...

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