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JLL Cincinnati Ranked Among Top Real Estate Firms in CoStar Group’s 2013 Power Broker Awards

CINCINNATI, April 23, 2014 — JLL’s Cincinnati office is proud to be honored among CoStar Group’s 2013 list of “Top Leasing Firms” and “Top Sales Firms.”  CoStar Group also recognized seven of JLL’s Cincinnati brokers with individual awards for their performance during the past year. 

“JLL’s Cincinnati office provides unmatched commercial real estate advisory to all its local clientele,” said JC Pelusi, Market Leader and Managing Director in the Great Lakes Region at JLL. “Our Cincinnati brokers continue to deliver efficient, productive solutions across all areas of commercial real estate to a valued client base!”

Brian Leonard, Senior Vice President, was named “Top Industrial Leasing Broker,” as well as “Top Retail Leasing Broker.” Mark G. Volkman, Senior Vice President, was also included in CoStar’s list of “Top Industrial Leasing Brokers.”

CoStar’s “Top Office Leasing Brokers” include Peggy Duncan, Vice President, Josh Gerth, Vice President, Rusty C. Myers, Executive Vice President, Todd Pease, Vice President, and Bill M. Poffenberger, Executive Vice President.

To determine annual rankings of firms and individuals, CoStar researchers maintain a database of commercial real estate transactions throughout the year. Recipients of CoStar’s Power Broker Awards are “presented to those who closed the highest transaction volume in commercial property sales and leases in their respective market.” Visit CoStar’s full 2013 award methodology for details on how CoStar chooses winners annually.

Congratulations and good luck in 2014, Cincinnati Power Brokers!

About JLL
JLL (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 $4 billion, JLL operates in 75 countries worldwide. On behalf of its clients, the firm provides management and real estate outsourcing services for a property portfolio of 3 billion square feet and completed $99 billion in sales, acquisitions and finance transactions in 2013. Its investment management business, LaSalle Investment Management, has $47.6 billion of real estate assets under management. For further information, visit