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Fort Lauderdale, FL.

Jones Lang LaSalle Adds Top Tenant Rep Execs in Fort Lauderdale

Office leasing pros Jim Cahlin and Rod Loschiavo join as firm continues brokerage growth

FORT LAUDERDALE, May 24, 2011 — Jones Lang LaSalle has appointed tenant representation experts Jim Cahlin and Rod Loschiavo as Senior Vice Presidents.  Based in the firm’s Fort Lauderdale office, they will continue to represent office tenants with their space requirements throughout Broward County.

“Our Florida brokerage business is growing rapidly and, with the addition of Jim and Rod to our existing top talent, we have a formidable team,” said Steve Medwin, Managing Director, Jones Lang LaSalle. “Combined, they bring more than 50 years of experience and the precise expertise our clients require to make their real estate decisions.”

Cahlin, a top producer for Cushman & Wakefield for 19 years, joins Jones Lang LaSalle with 28 years in the South Florida commercial real estate business.  In the past two decades, he has participated in more than $100 million in office transactions and $50 million in land sales. Cahlin has represented major corporate clients locally, regionally and nationally.  Active community involvement includes membership of the National Association of Industrial and Office Properties (NAIOP), the Broward Alliance and the Downtown Council. He is also a Board Member of the Broward Bank of Commerce. 

Loschiavo brings 26 years of South Florida commercial real estate experience.  While he specializes in tenant representation, his broad resume includes experience in, building and land sales, as well as build-to-suits. During his career, he has served with Julien J. Studley, CB Richard Ellis and was most recently with Cushman & Wakefield. Throughout his career, Loschiavo was consistently awarded “Top Producer” and is best known for providing superior client service and formulating creative solutions.

He enjoys supporting local charities such as Henderson Mental Health Center, American Cancer Society and Junior Achievement.  Loschiavo is a graduate of the University of Florida with a major in business management and economics and has earned a designation from the Society of Industrial and Office Realtors (SIOR).

These hires follow the recent appointment of Peter Sheridan as Senior Vice President in office leasing in Fort Lauderdale. 

Jones Lang LaSalle has approximately 380 employees providing real estate expertise across all major markets in Florida including agency leasing, property management, project and development services, capital markets and tenant representation.  The firm is responsible for the leasing and management of more than 23 million square feet of commercial space across the state. 
About Jones Lang LaSalle

Jones Lang LaSalle (NYSE:JLL) is a financial and professional services firm specializing in real estate. The firm offers integrated services delivered by expert teams worldwide to clients seeking increased value by owning, occupying or investing in real estate. With 2010 global revenue of more than $2.9 billion, Jones Lang LaSalle serves clients in 60 countries from more than 1,000 locations worldwide, including 185 corporate offices.  The firm is an industry leader in property and corporate facility management services, with a portfolio of approximately 1.8 billion square feet worldwide. LaSalle Investment Management, the company’s investment management business, is one of the worlds largest and most diverse in real estate with more than $43 billion of assets under management. For further information, please visit our website,