"More companies applied for the World's Most Ethical Companies recognition this year than any year in the past," said Alex Brigham, Executive Director of Ethisphere. "We are excited to see the 2013 World's Most Ethical Companies take these leadership positions, and embrace the correlation between ethical behavior and improved financial performance."
To compile the list of "100 Best Corporate Citizens," CR Magazine documented 298 data points of disclosure and performance measures from publicly available information in seven categories: environment, climate change, employee relations, human rights, governance, finance and philanthropy.
Forbes partnered with GMI Ratings (GMI) to compile the list of 'America's Most Trustworthy Companies' by assigning quarterly accounting and governance scores to more than 8,000 companies traded on the U.S. exchanges.
About Jones Lang LaSalleJones Lang LaSalle (NYSE:JLL) is a professional services and investment management firm offering specialized real estate services to clients seeking increased value by owning, occupying and investing in real estate. With annual revenue of $3.9 billion, Jones Lang LaSalle operates in 70 countries from more than 1,000 locations worldwide. On behalf of its clients, the firm provides management and real estate outsourcing services to a property portfolio of 2.6 billion square feet. Its investment management business, LaSalle Investment Management, has $47.0 billion of real estate assets under management. For further information, visit www.jll.com. SOURCE Jones Lang LaSalle