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JLL Adds Occupancy Planning Expert in Response to Growing Demand for Corporate Efficiency

Firm appoints industry leader Pamela Adams to help companies maximize productivity of their corporate real estate portfolios

CHICAGO, May 27, 2014 — In response to companies’ increasing demand for corporate real estate occupancy planning, JLL has added industry veteran Pamela Adams to its Global Occupancy Planning Practice. Adams joins JLL as Senior Vice President, leading JLL’s North American West Region for Occupancy Planning. She is based in San Francisco.

“Pamela’s expertise in strategic planning, pre-design research and stakeholder engagement will help clients maximize the productivity of their corporate real estate portfolios,” said Greg Bonsignore, Global Director for Occupancy Planning for JLL. “As our practice continues to expand in the Western United States, our private- and public-sector clients will gain advantage from Pamela’s expertise.”

With more than 30 years of experience in corporate real estate, Adams has focused on development strategy and planning for organizations in a wide range of industries and building types. Before joining JLL, she was a principal in Owen Adams Consulting, a San Francisco-based planning and development advisory firm that is part of the KDA Brookwood consortium. Previously, she spent 13 years at HOK, where she assisted clients with planning and development strategy in both the public and private sectors.

Adams specializes in facilities planning, urban design and development master planning with particular focus on strategic planning. She has extensive experience in programming and feasibility studies for new facilities, managing complex projects and working with multiple stakeholder groups.

Adams holds an MA in city and regional planning in urban design from Harvard University and a BS in architecture from the University of Texas. She is a licensed architect in California and a LEED-accredited professional.

A leader in the real estate outsourcing field, JLL’s Corporate Solutions business helps corporations improve productivity in the cost, efficiency and performance of their national, regional or global real estate portfolios by creating outsourcing partnerships to manage and execute a range of corporate real estate services. This service delivery capability helps corporations improve business performance, particularly as companies turn to the outsourcing of their real estate activity as a way to manage expenses and enhance profitability.

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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 fee revenue of $4 billion, JLL has more than 200 corporate offices and 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 $48.0 billion of real estate assets under management. JLL is the brand name of Jones Lang LaSalle Incorporated. For further information, visit