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Jones Lang LaSalle Hires Jason Fivek, Continues New England Expansion

Leasing expert brings vast experience to for expanded suburban presence

​BOSTON, Feb. 24, 2014 — As part of the firm’s continued commitment to build a leading Brokerage team for expanded coverage throughout Greater Boston, Jones Lang LaSalle today announced the firm has hired Jason Fivek to lead its Mass Pike/Route 128 Brokerage team. Fivek, a seasoned leasing expert, has joined the firm as a Managing Director. He will specialize in representing tenants and investors in the leasing and sale of office, research and development space within the Waltham and surrounding marketplace.

Fivek joins JLL from Boston Properties and brings 15 years of commercial real estate experience. He oversaw leasing activities throughout Boston Properties’ central suburban Boston portfolio. His primary focus was the 4.2 million square feet of Class A office space located between the Mass Pike and Route 2 in Lexington. Fivek will join an already formidable team comprised of Managing Director Alex Dauria, and Vice Presidents Tyler Spring and Brendan Cohn. The team has represented New England’s most prestigious firms along Mass Pike/Route 128 including: Dassault Systems, Dyax Corp., National Grid, and Thermo Fisher Scientific.
“Growing market share and adding top talent to build our culture of collaboration are two of our top priorities,” said Managing Director and leader of New England Brokerage Bill Barrack. “Jason’s suburban market insight, skill to transact, business acumen, deep knowledge and relationships will be the perfect complement to our group. His high level of energy and competency will make an even stronger presence for us in the suburbs. We are excited to have him on board.”

Since joining Boston Properties in 2001, Fivek has completed over 300 lease transactions totaling over three million square feet. He has worked on numerous major transactions in the central Route 128 region including: Biogen Idec, Constant Contact, Parexel, Phase Forward, Unica/IBM Corporation, and Parametric Technologies.

Fivek earned a B.A. degree from Colgate University. He is a member of the Greater Boston Real Estate Board.

About Jones Lang LaSalle
Jones 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 and completed $63 billion in sales, acquisitions and finance transactions in 2012. Its investment management business, LaSalle Investment Management, has $46.7 billion of real estate assets under management. For further information, visit