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Chicago, IL.

Jones Lang LaSalle Leader Honored as a “Top Executive in Diversity” by Black Enterprise Magazine

Industry-recognized survey features Chief Diversity Officer Angela Roseboro


CHICAGO, June 7, 2011 – Jones Lang LaSalle’s (NYSE: JLL) Chief Diversity Officer for the Americas, Angela Roseboro, was recently named one of the “Top Executives in Diversity” in the United States by Black Enterprise magazine.  Roseboro is one of 150 top corporate executives recognized in the magazine for her contributions in championing diversity and inclusion programs.

Black Enterprise magazine’s list identifies the highest-ranking and most influential corporate executives who lead corporate diversity initiatives. Their methodology included identifying senior managers within the 1,000 largest publicly traded companies and 100 major global companies who are responsible for leading corporate diversity and inclusion departments.  Roseboro’s leadership in Diversity and Inclusion at Jones Lang LaSalle allowed her to be chosen for this national honor.

“Angela is a champion of Jones Lang LaSalle’s commitment to diversity and inclusion which are integral to our firm’s values,” said Peter Roberts, CEO Americas of Jones Lang LaSalle.  “Her leadership as Chief Diversity Officer helps us leverage the values and perspectives that all our employees offer to provide best-in-class, innovative solutions for our clients.”

Roseboro has more than 18 years of leadership experience driving best-in-class human resource, diversity and engagement action plans and platforms for global Fortune 500 companies. Before joining Jones Lang LaSalle in 2010, she was the Vice President of Global Diversity and Employee Engagement for Genworth Financial and, prior to that, was the Corporate Director of Global Diversity for Whirlpool.

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 world’s largest and most diverse in real estate with more than $43 billion of assets under management. For further information, please visit our website, www.joneslanglasalle.com.