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Jones Lang LaSalle Promotes Marie-Claire Cunningham to Executive Vice President

NEW YORK, September 14, 2009 — Jones Lang LaSalle announced that Marie-Claire Cunningham has been promoted to executive vice president from senior vice president.
Cunningham, 46, is a senior member of Jones Lang LaSalle’s corporate account management team in New York. Since 2007, she has been the transactions platform lead for the company’s work with a major financial institution, providing best practices, reporting and training for the office and retail leasing team. Previously, she managed the retail leasing group for the bank’s 500 branches in the United States.
Prior to joining Jones Lang LaSalle, she served in the corporate services group at GVA Williams, now FirstService Williams, where she transacted more than 2 million square feet in acquisitions and dispositions in multiple markets. Earlier, she worked as real estate manager for Colgate-Palmolive Co., where she completed the disposition of 8 million square feet of development rights in Jersey City, N.J., and the restructuring of the company’s world headquarters lease at 300 Park Avenue.
Cunningham began her real estate career at Corporate Property Investors, now Simon Property Group, serving as an assistant vice president with its asset management group. She expanded and renovated several shopping centers including Roosevelt Field Mall in Garden City, N.Y., one of the top-ranked malls in the country. Cunningham was also responsible for managing CPI’s annual appraisal of its multibillion dollar portfolio.
Cunningham received a bachelor’s degree in finance and international business from New York University. She is a licensed real estate salesperson in the state of New York.
Cunningham served as president of the Association of Real Estate Women in New York from 2003 to 2004 and was a member of a special committee that evaluated and negotiated AREW’s recently announced affiliation with Commercial Real Estate Women, or CREW. She was named one of the top 50 women in real estate in June 2004 by AREW and Real Estate Weekly. Cunningham received the Irish American Building Society’s Award of Honor in Real Estate in May 2006. She has also participated as a panelist at Columbia University’s Real Estate Roundtable programs and at New York University’s Real Estate Institute and has been a New York City Ballet volunteer since 1993.
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 2008 global revenue of $2.7 billion, Jones Lang LaSalle serves clients in 60 countries from 750 locations worldwide, including 180 corporate offices. The firm is an industry leader in property and corporate facility management services, with a portfolio of approximately 1.4 billion square feet worldwide. In the New York area, Jones Lang LaSalle provides leasing and management services for nearly 45 million square feet of commercial real estate. For further information, please visit our Web site,
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